Mefenamic acid A Complete Guide on Taking Mefenamic Acid Mefenamic acid is a common medication used to treat various types of pain. It belongs to a group of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), which is typically taken by mouth. It works by reducing your body's production of an inflammatory substance that causes fever, swelling and pain. Part 1: Precautions Before Taking Mefenamic Acid Although mefenamic acid is a medication that may be bought over-the-counter, there are some things to keep in mind before taking it, including: • Tell your doctor/pharmacist if you are allergic to mefenamic acid, aspirin or other NSAID such as ibuprofen or naproxen. It is also safe practice to inform your doctor about other allergies because
In the 1960s, Grünenthal GmbH developed tramadol. It has an analgesic potency that is about one tenth of that of morphine. In addition to its pain relieving properties, it has anti-depressive and anxiolytic properties (Kusari ,S., etall,2015). Tramadol 's metabolism occurs in the liver by demethylation, which is mediated by CYP3A4 and CYP2B6, glucuronidation, and sulfation. Metabolism of tramadol via CYP2D6 result in the generation of an active metabolite
Its leaves contain a mixture of azadirachtin, salannin, melantriol and nimbin which all have medicinal properties. Azadirachtin is the primary active ingredient with antifungal, antibacterial, antiviral, antihelmintic and even anti-diabetic properties (Banerjee, Pooja S,2012) Ginger is a flowering plant whose ginger root (rhizome) is widely used as a spice and natural medicine. It has antibacterial, anti-oxidant, antiviral properties and has been used to treat colds, migraines, hypertension etc ( ). The oleoresin from the roots contains “bioactive components” which provide these properties. (Bode AM, Dong
Side effects such as painful nausea, vomiting, tiredness, and loss of appetite are alleviated by medical marijuana use. • Marijuana shields the brain from concussions and trauma occasioned by traumatic injury. • Medical marijuana ameliorates the symptoms of Lupus (an autoimmune disorder). When the body starts attacking itself for unknown reasons, then the person is said to be suffering from autoimmune disease called Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Marijuana has a calming and soothing effect on the immune system which invariably aids in dealing with the symptoms of Lupus.
Oral decongestants. Oral decongestants like Sudafed contain pseudoephedrine and phenylephrine, which help narrow the nasal blood vessels and reduce nasal congestion. Possible adverse effects include an increase in blood pressure, insomnia, palpitations, loss of appetite, restlessness and anxiety. These are available as over-the-counter medications or as prescription drugs. Decongestant nasal sprays.
Typically, the patient begins using the topical agent to treat an underlying disorder causing nasal obstruction. This disorder still needs to be evaluated. Treatment involves stopping the topical nasal decongestants. Topical glucocorticoids and possibly oral glucocorticoid agents can help minimize edema and inflammation and can be of significant benefit in obtaining compliance with cessation of decongestants. Other medications causing increased nasal congestion include certain antihypertensives, antidepressants, antipsychotics, and oral contraceptives.
EMG study: detects whether a nerve is impinged or not Treatment Medical management • OTC drugs: medicines that are safe to be take without prescription, if the pain is shooting/excruciating For example: ibuprofen, naproxen, etc • Narcotics drugs: to produce analgesic effect. Example: oxcodone • Nerve pain medication: pain relievers and anti depressants, to reduce nerve pain. Example: gabapentin, pregabalin, tradamol,
126.96.36.199 DICLOFENAC It is a non-steroidal anti- inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for the treatment of inflammation and can also be used as an analgesic. It is supplied as or contained in medication under a variety of trade names. Inhibition of prostaglandin production is the primary mechanism responsible for its anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and analgesic action. It also appears to exhibit bacteriostatic activity by inhibiting bacterial DNA synthesis (Bhalaet al., 2013). It also affects the function of polymorphonuclear leukocytes in vitro, thereforereducing superoxide toxic radical formation, chemotaxis, oxygen-derived free radical generation and neutral protease production(Mahgoub, 2002).
Given its ability to treat wounds and stop bleeding, this mushroom is used as a medication for curing hemorrhoids. Other uses of this fungus include correcting certain bladder disorders, as well as dysmenorrhea. In ancient Indian medicine, this mushroom has been used as a diuretic. They also used it as a laxative that helped stimulating bowel