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Side Effects of Loniten

Loniten is a drug which is usually given for people with hypertension. It has also been known to help male-pattern baldness. Loniten may be a good drug of choice for those people that have had severe hypertension and have a hard time controlling their blood pressure with other antihypertensive drugs. …

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Side Effects of Betapace

Betapace is a beta blocking drug which is prescribed for treating abnormal heart rhythms, high blood pressure, angina, heart attack prevention, and sometimes migraine headaches. People that have certain other medical conditions may not be suited for taking Betapace at all, or else in lowered doses. If you have asthma …

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What to do with old Medications

Most people at one time or another take medication. Frequently the amount of medication prescribed or purchased over-the-counter is not completely used up, is no longer needed or has passed beyond the expiration date. As many people are not sure what to do with these medications they often leave them …

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How to Save Money on Prescription Medications

Shopping for prescriptions Shopping for your medication is getting easier by the day, from the local grocery store discount programs to online discounts your options are getting better. Different options for purchasing your prescription medications can keep the prices down, competition will serve you well when it comes to buying …

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FDA proposes new changes to prevent abuse and death among Hydrocodone users

In a policy change proposed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Vicodin and other hydrocodone-based pain medication would be placed under strict limits to curb their widespread abuse. These prescription pain killers would be raised to a Schedule II substance (from Schedule III), according to Janet Woodcock of the …

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Could everybody Benefit from ADHD Medication

Are you suffering from ADD? Don’t be fooled by “alternative medicine”, and claims that there are other ways to treat it. The reality is, there is no ‘miracle herb’ that will make it better. Investing in an alternative selection is only a waste of time and in the end prohibits …

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Side Effects of Etrafon Forte

Etrafon-Forte is a medication that belongs to the classification of tricyclic antidepressants. That means it is a medication that will treat not only depression, but anxiety problems, migraine pain issues, and sometimes diabetic neuropathy pain as well. Etrafon-Forte is a drug that actually is comprised of two drugs, which are …

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Why you should never use someone Elses Prescriptions

Using someone else’s prescription medication may seem like a benign activity, especially if you are taking them for seemingly minor ailments like headaches or colds. This practice, though, is dangerous and is as risky as gambling on the Las Vegas Strip or in Atlantic City. While you may get away …

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Tylenol to Include new Warnings on Bottle Caps of OTC Painkiller

It is increasingly apparent that the “War on Drugs” is being fought on the wrong front. While the horrors of illicit drugs are well-known to the general public, widespread ignorance about the effects of prescription and over-the-counter medications is causing what the University of Washington calls, “the largest manmade epidemic …

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