Counterfeit drugs are medications that are produced using ingredients that may be inactive, incorrect or harmful. Counterfeit drugs can put you at risk for serious health problems.
Doctors use abbreviations that tell your pharmacist which medication to give you and directions on how to use that medication. QID and Q6H mean different things.
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Some people who work with animals, such as farmers, rodeo employees, horse trainers, and veterinary staff, take medications meant for their animals. This practice is not safe.
Extended-release medications have a special coating or ingredients that control how fast the drug is released from the pill into your body. Extended-Release Drugs, or XR drugs for short -- like all medications -- can cause side effects.
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to get or maintain an erection. Erectile dysfunction is most often treated with oral drugs. Viagra, Cialis and Levitra are oral drugs used to treat erectile dysfunction.
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to get or maintain an erection. Learn about what causes impotence and how it's diagnosed and treated.
People with type 2 diabetes often have high blood pressure. The combination of these conditions significantly increases the risk for heart attack and stroke. People with type 2 diabetes may need to take medication such as an ACE inhibitor to treat high blood pressure.
Dilantin is commonly used to treat epilepsy. Many health plans require that people with epilepsy use phenytoin, the generic version of Dilantin. Some people with epilepsy report problems with generic seizure medications.
Canadian drugs are cheaper than in the U.S., especially for newer brand name drugs. Canadian drugs are less expensive for many reasons, including government controls, drug formulary restrictions, liability issues, and market forces.