Pharmaceuticals

Modafinil vs. Adderall: Uses, Side Effects & Mechanisms

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Note: By writing this post, we are not recommending these drugs. Some of our readers who were already taking one of these drugs requested that we commission a post on it, and we are simply providing information that is available in the scientific literature. Please discuss your medications with your doctor. Adderall and modafinil are […]

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Dextroamphetamine (Dexedrine) Uses, Dosage & Side Effects

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Dexedrine is a stimulant drug commonly used to treat ADHD and narcolepsy. Dexedrine is also among the most abused substances for focus and energy. Read on to understand more about the side effects, abuse, and medical uses of Dexedrine. Note: By writing this post, we are not recommending this drug. Some of our readers who […]

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11 Uses of Depakote (Valproic Acid) + Side Effects & Dosage

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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.

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Side Effects of Methocarbamol (Robaxin) + 20 Natural Alternatives

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Muscle pain (such as lower back pain) and muscle spasms are very common problems, affecting millions of people. Muscle spasms and pain are often treated with pharmaceutical muscle relaxants, such as methocarbamol, which repress the nervous system to provide temporary relief. Read on to learn more about the uses, side effects, and natural alternatives to […]

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6 Medical Uses of Vyvanse + Side Effects & Dosage

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Vyvanse is a unique form of stimulant medication that is most commonly used to treat ADHD and binge eating disorders. Its unique properties give it a long duration of action and a lower risk of abuse compared to other popular stimulant medications, such as Adderall. Read on to discover the uses of Vyvanse, how it […]

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Side Effects of Prednisone + 7 Surprising Natural Alternatives

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Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid used particularly for its anti-inflammatory effects. Prednisone’s ability to target many pathways in the inflammation process makes it the standard treatment for a wide variety of diseases. But, prednisone use can cause severe side effects. Read on to learn more and discover the natural alternatives.  

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Lisinopril (Zestril/Prinivil) Uses, Side Effects, Dosage (2.5-40mg)

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Lisinopril is mainly used to treat high blood pressure and other complications related to the heart, although it’s been studied for other uses since its approval in 1987. But did know it was derived from the venom of a poisonous snake found in Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina? Keep reading to find out more about the […]

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13 Methylprednisolone (Medrol) Uses + Dosage, Side Effects

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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.

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Anticholinergics: Uses, Side Effects, Risks & Natural Sources

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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.

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