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Flurbiprofen – Relief in Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a common joint disorder and a significant cause of disability in adults. The symptoms of OA include joint pain, tenderness, stiffness, inflammation, and creaking of the joints. Flurbiprofen finds application in the conventional medical treatment of OA to reduce the pain. Treatment usually involves the use of NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti Inflammatory) drugs....
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Crotamiton – Reducing Itching in skin conditions
Crotamiton is an effective anti-parasite medicine used to kill certain parasites that live or lay eggs in the skin. It is an antipruritic and scabicides medicine. It treats scabies, a condition where tiny insects infest and irritate the skin. It functions by killing the mites and their eggs and relieves itching and skin irritation. Furthermore,...
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Bilastine – Stopping Allergy Symptoms
Bilastine is a new second-generation H-1 antihistamine to treat allergic rhinitis (AR) and chronic urticaria (CU). It has been extensively studied for both safety and efficacy as an antihistamine. It contains the drug composition called bilastine, which works by blocking the effects of a chemical messenger known as ‘histamine ‘, naturally involved in allergic reactions. Thus,...
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Lower blood sugar levels with Canagliflozin
Canagliflozin is a sodium-glucose co-transporter 2 (SGL T2) inhibitor used by itself or other medicines to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. It helps control the high blood sugar levels in diabetes, working on the kidneys to prevent the absorption of sugar back into the body. The excess sugar is rid of the body through urine...
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Reducing the severity of muscle spasms with Baclofen
Baclofen is an effective therapy for treating spasticity related to multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injuries, and other spinal cord pathologies. In multiple sclerosis, long-term or chronic muscle stiffness can occur, especially in conditions where there has been damage to the nerves which supply these muscles. In such cases, the muscles shorten and contract tightly and...
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Treating Neurocysticercosis with Albendazole
Neurocysticercosis is a common parasitic tissue infection of the central nervous system caused by the larval cysts of the pork tapeworm, Taenia Solium, in the brain. It is symptomized by the onset of seizures and late-stage epilepsy. For a long time, neurocysticercosis was treated by doing surgery. The new treatment involves using anticysticercal drugs such...
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Doripenem belongs to the class of carbapenem antibiotic medicines, which are highly effective treatments for high risk-bacterial diseases.
Complicated abdominal and urinary tract infections (UTIs) cause a lot of pain and uneasiness to the people who face them. A practical and recent solution to this is the development of Doripenem. Doripenem is an intravenous injection. The medication belongs to the class of carbapenem antibiotic medicines, which are highly effective treatments for high risk-bacterial...
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Benzocaine is a local anaesthetic or numbing medicine that effectively blocks the body's nerve signals.
Benzocaine is a local anaesthetic or numbing medicine that effectively blocks the body’s nerve signals. It is a local anaesthetic that is used for pain management. It also serves as a topical pain reliever and an essential component of cough drops. (1) Benzocaine: How it works The drug works by causing loss of sensation in the...
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Acenocoumarol is an anticoagulant or blood thinner used to treat and prevent abnormally forming blood clots.
Acenocoumarol is used to prevent harmful blood clots, which reduces the risk of a heart attack. Clots in the heart can detach and travel to the brain, which causes a stroke. Acenocoumarol acts as a blood thinner and helps keep blood flowing smoothly by decreasing the number of clotting proteins. It is an anticoagulant medicine...
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Amisulpride – Addressing Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a severe mental disorder that affects how a person behaves and their presentation of thoughts and feelings. (2) People with schizophrenia seem to have lost touch with reality and may exhibit episodes of psychosis. (1) Schizophrenia often requires imaging or laboratory testing and behavior observation to understand the occurrence in a person. Non-treatment...
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