Idebenone is a synthetic drug that was initially developed to treat brain conditions. It has a very similar structure to an important antioxidant in the body, ubiquinone (coenzyme Q10). Idebenone may also be beneficial for genetic disorders with impaired mitochondria function (such as Friedreich’s ataxia and Leber’s disease). Read on to learn more about idebenone, […]
Depakote (Valproic Acid) is an anti-seizure drug that has been used for almost fifty years. It is also used to manage bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and migraines. But it can cause a number of side effects ranging from nausea to liver damage. Read on to discover more on the uses and side effects of Depakote.
The use of royal jelly as a nutritional supplement and medicinal remedy dates back to ancient Egypt and Aristotle’s Greece. When eaten or applied to the skin, royal jelly supplementation may boost the immune system, reduce premenstrual symptoms, help with diabetes, and treat the side effects of chemotherapy. Read on to find out more.
Methylprednisolone belongs to a class of synthetic anti-inflammatory drugs called corticosteroids. It changes the body’s immune response to reduce inflammation in disorders such as arthritis. However, there are serious side effects related to long-term methylprednisolone use at high doses. Keep reading to learn more about the uses, side effects, and dosage of methylprednisolone.
Many people swear by the benefits of cod liver oil, which is known to contain heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids. Cod liver oil may also help boost immune and brain function, reduce anxiety and depression, reduce inflammation, and may even protect against diseases like multiple sclerosis. Read on to learn more about the benefits, with side […]
Ebselen is a drug that contains selenium and has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. It may prevent and improve memory, arthritis, and cancer. But, did you know that it is currently being examined in clinical trials as a treatment for bipolar disorder? Keep reading to find out more about the uses, side effects, and dosage of ebselen.
Anticholinergics are drugs that have a long history of use for breathing and other respiratory problems, dating as far back as the Ancient Egyptian and Greek physicians. In various forms, both natural and synthetic, their use expanded to mental, bladder, and gastrointestinal health.
Amlodipine is a drug mainly used to treat high blood pressure. It is more effective than many other similar medications and has low rates of side effects, making it a good choice for patients. It has also been used to treat a number of other ailments, including chest pain and migraines, as well as several […]
Ondansetron, sold under the brand names Zofran, Zofran ODT, and Zuplenz, is typically used to treat nausea and vomiting after surgery, cancer chemotherapy, or radiation. The following article provides more detailed information on the use, side effects, and drawbacks of this drug.