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Gianvi Side Effects

Gianvi Side Effects

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Gianvi is a birth control pill that contains two types of hormones, ethinyl estradiol and drospirenone, and when taken correctly without missing any pills, prevents pregnancy. Other indications and usage for Gianvi: treatement for moderate acne in women who are at least 14 years old and have reached puberty, and who wish to use birth control pills to prevent pregnancy.  treats the symptoms of […]

Insulin Side Effects

Insulin Side Effects

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Insulin (brand name: Humulin, Iletin I NPH, Novolin) is used to treat diabetes mellitus. By controlling high blood sugar, insulin helps prevent heart disease, strokes, kidney disease, circulation problems, and blindness. Insulin affects each person differently, and sometimes it can cause side effects. See below what are the side effects related with insulin.   In the beginning, you might notice: Blurry vision Water retention Disturbed […]

Melatonin Side Effects

Melatonin Side Effects

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Melatonin, also known as MEL, is a hormone which helps control your natural sleep-wake cycle. It has been used as a sleep aid for insomnia, due to sleep cycle disorders and time changes (“jet lag”). This product may help you fall asleep faster and reduce the number of times you wake up during the night. It may also help you sleep for a longer time. Melatonin has not been evaluated by the […]

Lidocaine Side Effects

Lidocaine Side Effects

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Lidocaine, also known as Xylocaine, or lignocaine, is a common local anesthetic and antiarrhythmic drug. Lidocaine is used topically to relieve itching, burning and pain from skin inflammations, injected as a dental anesthetic or as a local anesthetic for minor surgery. Lidocaine Injectable Check with your doctor immediately if you have any of these side effects: feeling anxious, shaky, lightheadedness, restless, or depressed drowsiness, nauseous, ringing in your ears, […]

Adderall Side Effects

Adderall Side Effects

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Adderall is a  psychostimulant drug that uses a combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine in order to control symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and for the improvement of cognitive functions. Adderall increases the amount of dopamine and norepinephrine in between synapses in the brain. Therefore, it is called a dopamine reuptake inhibitor and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor. It is available in two formulations: IR (Instant Release) – indicated for use in ADHD […]

Loestrin Side Effects

Loestrin Side Effects

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Loestrin, also known as Loestrin 24Fe (generic name: norethindrone acetate/ethinyl estradiol and ferrous fumarate), is an oral contraceptive that contains two different types of hormones: estrogen and progestin. Loestrin is indicated for the prevention of pregnancy. It is available by prescription and primarily works by stopping ovulation and altering the lining of the uterus and cervical mucus. Loestrin comes in […]

Lexapro Side Effects

Lexapro Side Effects

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Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is a serotonin reuptake inhibitor that is prescribed for the treatment of acute treatment of major depressive disorders. It may also be used as a maintenance medication for these disorders. Also, patients who use Lexapro show significant improvement of symptoms of anxiety. Lexapro is prescribed for adults and adolescents who are at least 12 years old. As […]

Ativan Side Effects

Ativan Side Effects

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Ativan, also known as lorazepam, is a safe sedative medicine that can be used as a treatment for anxiety and other affections. The long-term use of ativan may increase the physical withdrawal symptoms. So it’s not recommended to use this drug for more then 4 months. Ativan side effects usually occur at the beginning of treatment, but if you continue with […]

Klonopin Side Effects

Klonopin Side Effects

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Klonopin is a trade name for clonazepam that is actually in the benzodiazepines group of drugs. Other names such as Clonex, Kriadex, Paxam, Ravotril, Rivatril or Rivotril are known throughout the rest of the world. Clonazepam has an effect on substances inside the human brain which could turn unbalanced and also trigger stress and anxiety. Klonopin is usually used to treat seizure disorders or even panic disorders.   Although it […]

Cipro Side Effects

Cipro Side Effects

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At one time in our lives, we’ve all been prescribed antibiotics. Recently my doctor prescribed me an antibiotic for an infection. Me being a very curious mind, I searched the web to find out more about the pills I am taking. Doing this, I came across a very good antibiotic prescribed for infections called Ciprofloxacin or Cipro. Although it has […]