October 23, 2007

Cytotec Information

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Cytotec is a synthetic prostaglandin drug which helps to prevent gastric ulcers in people who are taking non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It is used to protect the stomach lining and reduce the production of acid secretion.

Use of Cytotec

People who use asprin and other NSAID’s to control the pain and inflammation of arthritis may experience stomach problems. Cytotec is used to relieve the pain and inflammation of stomach ulcers caused by prolong use of NSAID’s.

Precautions before using Cytotec

  • Do not take Cytotec if you are or might become pregnant.
  • Do not use if you have heart problems.
  • Do not use if you are allergic to prostaglandin drugs.
  • Do not use if you are breastfeeding.

Because Cytotec can cause miscarriage, sometimes leading to the mother’s death, it should not be taken during pregnancy. If you are a woman of childbearing age, do not take Cytotec unless you have thoroughly discussed the risks with your doctor.

How to take Cytotec

Cytotec is to be taken with meals exactly as prescribed by your doctor. It is taken 4 times a day and with the last dose taken at bedtime. Do not take more or less as it can be risky to your health. For the best results, take Cytotec for the full course of NSAID treatment.

What do I do if I miss a dose?

Take your medicine as soon as you remember. If it is time for your next dose then skip your missed one and go on with your regular schedule. Do not double the dose. Consult your doctor before stopping the dose.

Side effects of Cytotec

This medication may cause abdominal cramps, diarrhea, and/or nausea, especially during the first few weeks of treatment. Call your doctor if any of these side effects become severe.

Other side effects include

  • headache
  • upset stomach
  • gas
  • vomiting
  • constipation
  • indigestion
  • heavy menstrual bleeding
  • menstrual pain or cramps
  • paleness
  • spotting (light bleeding between menstrual periods)
  • stomach or intestinal bleeding

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October 12, 2007

Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

Filed under: Uncategorized — robertprice @ 9:59 am

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability of a man to achieve or maintain an erection sufficient for his sexual needs or the needs of his partner. It’s not uncommon for men to have erection problems every once in a while, but with erectile dysfunction, problems happen again and again.

Psychological causes of erectile dysfunction

  • Stress: Stress can be job-related, money-related, or the result of marital problems, among other factors.
  • Anxiety: Once a man experiences ED, he may become overly worried that the problem will happen again. This can lead to “performance anxiety”, or a fear of sexual failure, and consistently cause ED.
  • Guilt: A man may feel guilty that he is not satisfying his partner.
  • Depression: A common cause of ED, depression affects a person physically and psychologically. Depression can cause ED even when a man is completely comfortable in sexual situations. Drugs used to treat depression may also cause ED.
  • Low self-esteem: This can be due to prior episodes of ED (thus a feeling of inadequacy) or can be the result of other issues unrelated to sexual performance.
  • Indifference: This may come lose interest in sex there are the case of age, and misunderstanding with your partner.

Medical causes of erectile dysfunction

  • High blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • High blood cholesterol
  • Nerve diseases
  • Injuries or surgery to the pelvic area
  • Low hormone levels
  • Possible side effect of medicine
  • Lifestyle factors

What are some medications that are commonly prescribed for ED?

Before taking any of these medications tell your doctor if you are taking or planning to take any prescription or non-prescription medicine, if you have any other medical condition, if you have high blood pressure, if you have anatomical deformity of the penis, Peyronie’s disease, or ever had an erection that lasted more than 4 hours, if you have a bleeding disorder, cancer, diabetes, frequent heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), heart disease, angina, a history of heart attack, or other heart problems, high cholesterol, HIV infection, kidney disease, liver disease, sickle cell disease, stroke, stomach or intestinal ulcers, eye or vision problems, an unusual reaction to any ingredients in the medication.

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October 9, 2007

Drug Information: Lipitor

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What is Lipitor?

Lipitor is used to reduce the amounts of LDL (bad) cholesterol, total cholesterol, triglycerides (another type of fat), and apolipoprotein B (a protein needed to make cholesterol) in your blood. Lipitor is also used to increase the level of HDL (good) cholesterol in your blood. These actions are important in reducing the risk of hardening of the arteries, which can lead to heart attacks, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease.

What you should know before using Lipitor.

Before taking Lipitor first contact your doctor if you have liver disease. Tell your doctor if you have a chronic muscular disease, require major surgery, or have a blood disorder. You may not be able to take Lipitor, or you may require a dosage adjustment or special monitoring during treatment if you have any of the conditions listed above. Do not take Lipitor if you are pregnant or could become pregnant during treatment. It is not known whether Lipitor passes into breast milk. Do not take this medication without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

What to avoid while taking Lipitor.

Consuming alcohol while using Lipitor can be damaging to your liver. Alcohol should be used only in moderation. Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may interact with Lipitor. The interaction could lead to potentially dangerous effects.

How is Lipitor taken?

Lipitor comes as a tablet and is taken orally (by mouth). It is usually taken once a day with or without food. To help you remember to take Lipitor, take it around the same time every day. Your doctor may start you on a low dose of Lipitor and gradually increase your dose. Continue to take Lipitor even if you feel well. Do not stop taking Lipitor without talking to your doctor. Eat a low-cholesterol, low-fat diet to get the best results possible.

What should be done if a dose is missed?

Take your missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and take the next one as directed. Do not take a double dose unless your doctor tells you to do so.

What are the side effects of Lipitor?

Although side effects from Lipitor are not common, they can occur. Please contact your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe:

  • Gas
  • Stomach pain or cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Heartburn
  • Headache
  • Blurred vision
  • Dizziness
  • Rash or itching
  • Upset stomach

If you experience any of the following symptoms while taking Lipitor, call your doctor immediately:

  • Muscle pain
  • Tenderness

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October 3, 2007

What is Celebrex used for?

Filed under: Uncategorized — robertprice @ 11:11 am

Celebrex is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug(NSAIDs). It is used to relieve signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis in adults and osteoarthritis (degenerative bone disease). It is also used to treat acute pain in adults and painful menstruation.

How does Celebrex work?

This prescription drug works by blocking the enzyme in your body that makes prostaglandins. Decreasing prostaglandins helps to reduce pain and swelling. As a consequence, inflammation and its supplementary pain, fever, swelling and tenderness are reduced. Celebrex is also used to reduce growths that are found in the intestines (colon polyps) of persons with a family history of this situation.

What you should know before using Celebrex

Taking this medicine can increase your increase your risk of heart or circulation problems, including heart attack or stroke. The risk is greater if you have heart disease or use NSAIDs for a long time. Do not use this medicine just before or after having heart bypass surgery. This medicine can also increase your risk of serious effects on the stomach or intestines, including bleeding or perforation (forming of a hole). These conditions can be fatal and gastrointestinal effects can occur without warning at any time while you are taking Celebrex.

Before using Celebrex tell your doctor if you have:

  • History of heart attack, stroke, or blood clot;
  • Heart disease, congestive heart failure, high blood pressure;
  • Stomach ulcers or bleeding;
  • Seizure disorder such as epilepsy;
  • Asthma;
  • Polyps in your nose;
  • Bleeding or blood clotting disorder;
  • Liver or kidney disease.

If you are planning to become pregnant, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using Celebrex during pregnancy.

What to avoid while taking Celebrex

Do not drink alcohol. Alcohol can increase the risk of stomach bleeding. Do not use any other pain medication without consulting your doctor. Avoid sunlight and use sunscreen, because Celebrex can make your skin sensitive.

How to take Celebrex

  • Take exactly as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Take your dose with a full glass of water.
  • Can be taken with or without a meal.

Side effects of Celebrex

Most severe: Stomach perforation; severe allergic reaction (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

Most common: Stomach pain; diarrhea; indigestion; gas; nausea; back pain; swelling; dizziness; headache; sleeplessness; sore throat; runny nose; sinus inflammation; upper respiratory tract infection.

Other (Rare): Allergic reactions, anxiety, belching, blisters in mouth and eyes, blood disorders, blood infections, blurred vision, bone disorders, breast pain, breast problems, bronchitis, cataracts, chest pain, colitis, conjunctivitis (pinkeye), constipation.

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