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Category "Medicines"

All about: Excedrin PM®

All about: Excedrin PM®

Excedrin, an over-the-counter headache pain reliever, is also a tablet that induces sleeplessness. This article describes the facts about Excedrin PM.
A guide to ACLS algorithms

A guide to ACLS algorithms

ACLS algorithms are directly responsible for saving innumerable lives each day in hospitals and emergency care units. Advanced cardiac life support is a set of procedures that are deployed when medical emergency response teams are dealing with cardiac arrest. It's not something that a lay person can do, and needs intensive medical training and qualifications, lots of practice as well as the ACLS certification. This article provides you with a guide to ACLS algorithms.
A guide to anti-inflammatory creams

A guide to anti-inflammatory creams

To ease the pain and stiffness from arthritis, try anti-inflammatory ointments. They can also provide topical pain relief in cases of back pain or minor sports injuries. These creams work when they are absorbed through the skin and are a great substitute for pain medications.
Is the Mirena weight gain association valid?

Is the Mirena weight gain association valid?

Mirena, a relatively new type of IUD, reported as relatively safe, has been associated with several serious side effects. Yet, the side effect causing the most outcry has been weight gain. However, studies indicate weight gain occurs in less than 5% of patients and the average amount gained is five pounds.
Why are calcium channel blocker medications prescribed?

Why are calcium channel blocker medications prescribed?

Calcium channel blockers are drugs that block the entry of calcium into the cells of the heart and blood vessels walls by interacting with calcium channels. They are primarily used to treat hypertension, angina and arrhythmias. Learn about the different classes of calcium channel blocker medications and how they are used.
Introduction to AuntMinnie.com

Introduction to AuntMinnie.com

AuntMinnie.com is a medical imaging site with multiple resources. These include up-to-date news and information, opportunities to connect with other professionals, consultation on difficult cases, research initiatives, a bookstore and education opportunities leading to radiology CME credits.
All about: Treating hepatitis B

All about: Treating hepatitis B

Hepatitis B is a virus that can cause serious and irreparable damages to the liver. It can be present in an individual without them being aware of it, therefore a person may go on unknowingly spreading the virus. Children and babies are especially at risk from the virus, particularly the chronic type. So, what is it and how can it be treated? Read on.
All about Johnson & Johnson Medical Ltd

All about Johnson & Johnson Medical Ltd

Looking for a credible and trusted company that provides almost every medical manufacture that you need is just like looking in a kaleidoscope. The 21st century has produced more than a good number of medical companies, but not all can be trusted to provide quality products. A company that has lived for more than a century is Johnson & Johnson Medical Limited.
A guide to the rabies vaccine

A guide to the rabies vaccine

Rabies is an acute and lethal disease that is caused by a viral infection of the central nervous system. The rabies virus is generally spread through a bite and saliva from a rabid animal. This article looks at what the rabies disease is and its vaccine.
Tablet vitamins versus liquid vitamins: A comparison

Tablet vitamins versus liquid vitamins: A comparison

Many of us are leading increasingly fast paced lives resulting in poor eating habits. Often, In order to compensate for this, we take multivitamins to replace nutrients lacking in our diets. One question frequently asked is whether there is a difference in the efficacy of liquid versus tablet vitamins.
Who needs glucosamine and chondroitin?

Who needs glucosamine and chondroitin?

Glucosamine and chondroitin are dietary supplements used for relieving joint pain and restoring cartilage. They have been widely promoted as treatment for osteoarthritis, a degenerative disease of the joints, though their efficacy remains to be clearly demonstrated in clinical trials. Learn about the potential beneficial effects of glucosamine and chondroitin in osteoarthritis.
All about: Training to use a Zoll AED

All about: Training to use a Zoll AED

The Zoll automated emergency defibrillator is designed for user-friendly simplicity in stressful situations. It is meant to save lives even if there are no trained rescuers in the vicinity. It represents complex technology with a very simple function. The point of this defibrillator is not merely to deliver a shock, but to provide the rescuers with assistance in saving lives.
The latest developments in Hi-Tech pharmaceuticals

The latest developments in Hi-Tech pharmaceuticals

This article is written with the intention of bringing to the public some information about named Hi-Tech pharmaceutical drugs. The article gives information about the functions of each pharmaceutical drug named in it. In addition, it states what each drug's make-up comprises of.
All about blood transfusions

All about blood transfusions

Blood transfusions are one of the most common procedures in modern medicine, used to treat anything from chronic illness to a gunshot wound. Learn more about the rich history of blood transfusions, the objections held by some religious groups, and where you can make a donation today.
Compare the prices of AAH Pharmaceuticals in Glasgow

Compare the prices of AAH Pharmaceuticals in Glasgow

AAH Pharmaceuticals is one of the United Kingdom’s leading pharmaceutical companies. Aside from pharmaceutical products, the company also offers healthcare services and products to doctors and for medical facilities. AAH Pharmaceuticals has several branches in the different parts of the UK, including one in Glasgow, particularly in the area of Polmadie.