When people in severe pain are denied access to effective pain meds, it's a travesty! Are pain patients dying because of a lack of opioids?
Most doctors prescribe NSAIDs like celocoxib, diclofenac, meloxicam or naproxen for knee arthritis. Which is safer, curcumin or NSAIDs?
Certain medications can cause involuntary movements of the lips and tongue (tardive dyskinesia). Do the drugs Austedo & Ingrezza reverse TD?
The FDA has announced an Adderall shortage. That means some people may experience symptoms of amphetamine withdrawal. What can they do?
We've been hearing about problems with generic metoprolol since 2007. They're still coming in. If you can't afford Toprol XL what can you do?
Children of parents who took acetaminophen during pregnancy were more likely to have trouble sleeping and paying attention.
Most doctors measure total cholesterol, LDL-C, HDL-C and triglycerides. But is Lp(a) contributing to heart disease? Why has it been ignored?
Amoxicillin has been around for 50 years. This antibiotic is now in short supply for kids. Coronavirus drug shortages have impacted hospitals
Have you heard of angioedema? Most people haven't. Doctors may miss the diagnosis, especially if lisinopril and angioedema affect the abdomen.
PPI confusion continues. One study suggests that PPIs are linked to serious adverse events. Then we are told PPIs are safe! What's going on?
How do you prevent nighttime urination? Some people take an NSAID such as celecoxib, diclofenac or ibuprofen. Are they safe and effective?
The manufacturer warns patients that eating walnuts with their medicine could interfere with Synthroid effectiveness.
Before starting a daily regimen, carefully consider the benefits and risks of aspirin. Will you be helped or harmed by this amazing drug?
You could get relief from plantar fasciitis pain with physical therapy, orthotics or even home remedies. Will one of these get you moving again?
The heart drug amiodarone can lead to a number of serious side effects, including damage to the lungs, thyroid, liver, corneas and heart.