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estrogens conjugated synthetic (Cenestin)

estrogens conjugated synthetic (Cenestin)

What are the side effects of estrogens conjugated, synthetic? Common side effects of conjugated estrogens are: Other important side effects are: vaginal spotting, loss of periods or excessively prolonged periods, breast pain, breast enlargement, and an increase or decrease in sexual drive. Effects of estrogen on the skin include rash, and melasma (tan or brown […]

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esterified estrogens (Menest)

esterified estrogens (Menest)

What is esterified estrogens, and how does it work (mechanism of action)? Esterified estrogens are a mixture of several estrogens, a type of female hormone. Estrogens cause growth and development of female sex organs and the maintenance of sex characteristics, including growth of underarm and pubic hair and shaping of body contours and skeleton. Estrogens […]

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Ativan vs. Nortriptyline

Ativan vs. Nortriptyline

What drugs interact with Ativan and nortriptyline? Ativan Ativan and all benzodiazepines accentuate the effects of other drugs that slow the brain’s processes such as alcohol, barbiturates, narcotics, and tranquilizers, and the combination of Ativan and these drugs may lead to excessive sedation. There have been cases of marked sedation when Ativan was given to […]

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Do Paramedics Shortchange Women With Heart Trouble?

Do Paramedics Shortchange Women With Heart Trouble?

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Heart News MONDAY, Dec. 17, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women who call 911 for a possible heart attack may get different treatment from paramedics than men do, a new U.S. study suggests. Researchers found that ambulance crews were less likely to give recommended treatments, such as aspirin, to women with […]

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hydrocortisone, rectal suppository, enema, foam, Cortifoam, Anusol-HC, Anucort-HC, Proctocort

hydrocortisone, rectal suppository, enema, foam, Cortifoam, Anusol-HC, Anucort-HC, Proctocort

What is hydrocortisone-rectal cream, ointment, and how does it work (mechanism of action)? What brand names are available for hydrocortisone-rectal cream, ointment? Is hydrocortisone-rectal cream, ointment available as a generic drug? Do I need a prescription for hydrocortisone-rectal cream, ointment? What are the uses for hydrocortisone-rectal cream, ointment? What are the side effects of hydrocortisone-rectal […]

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Crohn’s, Colitis May Be Tied to Prostate Cancer

Crohn’s, Colitis May Be Tied to Prostate Cancer

Latest Digestion News FRIDAY, Dec. 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Men with inflammatory bowel disease have a significantly greater risk of prostate cancer, a new study finds. About 1 million men in the United States have inflammatory bowel disease, which includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. “These patients may need to be screened more carefully […]

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Gene Tweaking Prevented Obesity in Mice

Gene Tweaking Prevented Obesity in Mice

Latest Diet & Weight Management News FRIDAY, Dec. 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) — A modified version of the CRISPR gene-editing technique could help fight obesity without having to alter any genes, a new study in mice suggests. CRISPR, an acronym for a family of DNA sequences, generally involves cutting or editing DNA to correct genetic […]

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U.S. Flu Activity Low Right Now, but Rising: CDC

U.S. Flu Activity Low Right Now, but Rising: CDC

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Cold and Flu News FRIDAY, Dec. 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Flu season is getting off to a slow but steady start, a U.S. health official said Friday. As of now, only Georgia is seeing high levels of infections, but cases are being reported throughout the nation. “Flu activity is […]