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Evista

Evista, also known by its generic name Raloxifene, is prescribed for two main reasons: to treat and prevent osteoporosis in women who have gone through menopause, and to help decrease the risks of developing invasive breast cancer in women who are at a higher risk for this cancer or have …

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What are the Side Effects of Maxalt Mlt

Max-alt MLT or Rizatriptan is prescribed for treatment of migraine headaches, pain and other migraine symptoms including light/sound sensitivity, nausea and vomiting. While it does not prevent future migraines or reduce the frequency of them, it is a triptan. Triptans affect chemicals like serotonin, which constrict the blood vessels in …

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How Mood Stabilizers Work

Mood stabilizers are medications that are prescribed to help regulate changes in an individual’s mood. According to yourtotalhealth at ivillage.com, they’re mainly utilized to treat bipolar disorder, which is an illness that causes individuals to undergo extreme swings in moods. These changes can range from a manic level to depression. …

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How to Read OTC Drug Facts Label

Bewildered and befuddled; that is how you feel when selecting an OTC drug off the shelf, unless you know how to read the drug labels. All non-prescription medications, also called over-the counter or OTC medications, are required by the Food and Drug Administration to have a uniform “Drug Facts” label. …

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Allergron Tcas Tricyclic Anti Depressants

Nortryptaline is a drug in the family tricyclic antidepressants (TCA).It is used in moderate to severe depression, nocturnal enuresis in children, and to treat pain that is due to nerve damage (neuropathic pain). Most of the side effects are common to other TCAs. *Common side effects* Common side effects are …

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Can Sports Creams be Harmful

SPORTS CREAMS – Warning! Recently it was reported that a 17-year old female athlete in New York died from an overdose of methyl salicylate in her blood. Some new party drug, you ask? Not at all. Methyl salicylate is an active ingredient in sports creams which you buy over the …

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Side Effects of Clonazepam

Clonazepam is a drug for treating anxiety attacks, petit mal and other seizures, manic episodes, schizophrenia, and nerve pain. This drug is also in the family of benzodiazepines which means that it can also be habit forming. Clonazepam is not for everyone. There are some people that have certain conditions …

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Current uses and Contraindications for Rapamycin

Rapamycin, better known in medical circles as sirolimus or rapamune, is an immunosuppressant drug used for patients undergoing organ transplants. The drug helps to prevent the body’s rejection of the transplanted organ by temporarily suppressing the immune system of the patient. Rapamycin was approved by the FDA for use in …

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Medco Medcocom Medcocom Prescriptions Presecription help Medco Medco Drugs Medco Delivery

Medco.com and medcohealth.com are both the same website for two different domains. The website provides prescription drugs and free health advice that can save people time and money. The website can especially help immobile people in their homes looking for prescription drugs or medication; also if you have an illness …

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Side Effects of Northyx

Northyx is a medication used in treating the condition of hyperthyroidism. Hyperthyroidism is when your thyroid gland is producing too much thyroid hormone, and causes symptoms such as weight loss for one, increasing appetite, erratic heartbeats, sweating, and feeling very anxious. The best way to find out whether or not …

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