Category: Drugs

Health Benefits of Cannabis oil

The public’s attitude toward cannabis has significantly shifted to a more positive direction in recent years. In fact, a record-breaking 64 percent of people support the legalization of weed, according to a Gallup survey in 2017. I want to talk about the health benefits of cannabis oil in this post. Even though weed has only

Trazodone: Uses, Dosage and Side Effects

  Trazodone is psychoactive drug used majorly as an antidepressant to treat severe cases of depression. As a prescription drug, it can also be used to treat different types of sleeping disorder caused by certain medical conditions like hypertension and depression. It affects chemicals in the brain that may be out of balance. Generic trazodone

Colace: Uses, Dosage and Side Effects

Colace belongs to the group of drugs known as laxatives (stool softeners). It is used for the treatment of common constipation or constipation related to certain medical conditions. It softens stool and makes it pass through the system with ease. Colace is sold as a prescription drug and over-the-counter drug in capsule, tablets, drops, rectal

Inderal: Uses Dosage and Side Effects

Inderal is a prescription drug referred to as a beta blocker. It is used to treat certain heart and circulatory conditions. It is also effective against migraine headaches. Propranolol is the generic name of this drug and is generally cheaper. Inderal comes in various forms; extended-release capsules, oral tablets and liquid suspensions. Propranolol hydrochloride is

Cephalosporins: Usage, Dosage and Side Effects

Cephalosporins are a group of antibiotics used to treat and manage certain types of bacterial infections. They belong to a class of medication called beta-lactams. All cephalosporins act directly on bacteria, killing them off. They are classified into 5 generations based on the time they were developed. Each category is effective against certain kinds of

Oxybutynin: Uses, Dosage and Side Effects

Oxybutynin is a prescription drug which belongs to a group of drugs called antispasmodics (anticholinergics). It is used to treat urinary bladder spasms as it suppresses the involuntary contraction of the soft muscles of the bladder. It also helps to relax the detrusor muscle of the bladder. This drug is available both as a generic

Dicyclomine: Uses, Dosage and Side Effects

Dicyclomine is an anticholinergic (antispasmodic) used to reduce muscle spasms affecting the gastrointestinal tract to treat irritable bowel syndrome. Patients with obstructions in their gastrointestinal and urinary tract are not advised to use this medication. It is presented as a capsule, tablet and suspension. Based on a patient’s state of health, the injection type is

Tizanidine: Uses, Dosage, and Side Effects

Tizanidine is a prescription drug that relaxes the muscle temporary when stiffness occurs. Spasms, cramping and numb feeling on the muscles caused by certain injuries to the muscle, spinal cord injury or multiple sclerosis are greatly reduced by this drug. It does not cure these medical conditions but make other treatments more effective. It comes

Mucinex: Uses, Dosage and Side Effects

Mucinex is a member of a group of medications referred to as expectorant. They loosen the mucus that leads to chest congestion in the nose. When mucus blocks your airway, bacteria that fly around easily get trapped in them. This will eventually lead to a bacterial infection. Mucinex is both an over-the-counter and prescription drug