Medication

Learn all about different medicines: their mechanism of action, healing and preventative abilities, as well as side effects. We’ll help you understand this complex subject that often hits so close to home.

The Uses and Side Effects of Canesten

You can find Canesten as a cream or powder for cutaneous use, as a soft capsule, or also as a vaginal tablet, depending on the treatment you require. Clotrimazole is its active substance. So, stick around as we’ll tell you…

Uses and Side Effects of Metamizole

Metamizole is a drug that, in addition to being a potent anti-inflammatory, has other pharmacological actions as well. This is because it belongs to the family of pyrazolones which, in turn, are a group of drugs within NSAIDs or non-steroidal…

What’s Salicylic Acid?

Salicylic acid is a substance that has keratolytic and antimicrobial properties. Typically, experts use it in areas such as dermatology. This is because it’s able to promote skin peeling and prevent contamination by opportunistic bacteria and fungi. Also, it can…

Oxymetazoline Ophthalmic Solution

Oxymetazoline ophthalmic is a topical eye medication for local vasoconstriction in the conjunctival blood vessels. In technical terms, it’s a sympathomimetic drug with direct action and α-agonist activity. It produces vasoconstriction due to the direct action of the drug on the…

What to Do About Medication Poisoning

The symptoms and consequences of medication poisoning depend on the medication, but they can all be equally lethal. The degree of intoxication depends, among other things, on the amount of medication ingested and on the characteristics of every person. Next,…

All About Rifampicin and Tuberculosis

Rifampicin is an antibiotic medication in the rifampicin family. It is a semi-synthetic compound and the first-choice treatment for tuberculosis. Stay with us and find out all about the link between rifampicin and tuberculosis. You might like: The Best Natural Remedies…

The Characteristics of Sertraline

Sertraline is a drug belonging to the family of antidepressants and people mainly use it for treating depression. It falls under the group of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, we’ll see more about them throughout this article. Find out about the…

Uses and Side Effects of Norfloxacin

Norfloxacin is an antibiotic that belongs to the class of fluoroquinolone antibiotics. It’s a wide-spectrum bactericide against gram-positive and gram-negative aerobic pathogenic microorganisms. In this article we’ll explain the uses and side effects of norfloxacin. This antibiotic inhibits deoxyribonucleic acid…

Antabuse: Uses and Effects

Antabuse is a drug whose active ingredient is disulfiram. It’s used to treat chronic alcoholism. While it isn’t a cure for alcoholism, it’s a helpful tool that can be used in conjunction with therapy. Uses and effects of Antabuse Disulfiram, as…

The Effects of Aceclofenac

Aceclofenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, or NSAID, widely used for pain and inflammation relief associated with rheumatic diseases. It has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and anti-rheumatic effects. We’ll look at the effects of aceclofenac in this article. Chemically speaking, it’s an…