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Mimpara Drug Information

Monday, November 26th, 2018

Mimpara is used to decrease the amounts of parathyroid in the bloodstream. Mimpara can also be prescribed to patients who have high amounts of calcium due to an overactive parathyroid gland, or cancer of the parathyroid gland. When used regularly, Mimpara helps prevent bone disease.

Atacand Plus Drug Information

Monday, November 26th, 2018

Atacand Plus is a medication used to treat patients with hypertension (high blood pressure). This drug helps to lower the blood pressure and thereby reduce the risk of stroke, heart attack, and kidney problems. Atacand Plus has two active ingredients (candesartan and hydrochlorothiazide) and is typically prescribed when patients do not experience relief by using […]

Giotrif Drug Information

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Giotrif is prescribed to patients diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer that has spread to other parts of the body. Giotrif is a type of antiangiogenesis agent which belongs to a drug class known as kinase inhibitors. When used consistently, the medication helps to slow or stop the growth of cancerous cells.

Spedra Drug Information

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Spedra is a fast-acting prescription medication used to treat erectile dysfunction problems in male patients. The drug works by increasing blood flow to the penis to help achieve and sustain an erection. Please note that this medication will not protect you against sexually transmitted diseases.

Sevikar Drug Information

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Sevikar is typically prescribed to patients who have high blood pressure, or are at a high risk of stroke, heart attack, and kidney problems. Sevikar helps lower blood pressure by widening and relaxing blood vessels.

Moventig Drug Information

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Moventig is prescribed to adults suffering from opioid-induced constipation (OIC) with chronic non-cancer pain. The medication stops opioids from binding to certain receptors in the bowels. Moventig provides relief from the OIC symptoms without impacting their pain control action.

Micardis Plus Drug Information

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Micardis Plus is a blood pressure medication used to help people suffering from hypertension. The medication helps to lower the blood pressure, thus reducing the risk of serious health issues such as heart attack, stroke, and kidney problems. Micardis Plus contains two active substances (telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide) and is usually prescribed to patients who have […]

Adenuric Drug Information

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Adenuric is used to treat patients diagnosed with gout. When taken regularly, the medication lowers uric acid levels by blocking xanthine oxidase, the enzyme responsible for their production. Adenuric helps to prevent gout flare-ups. Though used to prevent gout attacks from occurring, the drug is not a pain reliever and should not be used after […]

Efient Drug Information

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Efient is often prescribed to patients who, due to a heart attack or unstable angina, have had a percutaneous coronary intervention. The medication reduces the ability of blood cells to clot and decreases the chances of a heart attack. Efient is sometimes paired with daily aspirin doses between 81 and 325 milligrams.

Jakavi Drug Information

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Jakavi is typically used in patients diagnosed with bone marrow conditions such as Polycythemia Vera (PV) and myelofibrosis. The medication helps manage some of the negative symptoms associated with these conditions, including: abdominal pain, excessive sweating, itching, and muscle and/or bone pain.

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