Personal Injury

Depo-Provera Questions Answered

    Depo-Provera Questions Answered
Introduction Depo-Provera is the brand name of depot medroxyprogesterone acetate which is a drug that prevents pregnancy.  It is manufactured and distributed by the Pfizer Corporation.  It is administered via
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LASIK Eye Surgery Complications

IntroductionLASIK is a medical procedure that uses a laser to correct vision problems such as myopia (shortsightedness), hyperia (farsightedness) and astigmatism.  The laser used is an exicmer laser that does
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Lead Poisoning FAQS

IntroductionLead poisoning occurs when the body is exposed to lead which leads to neurological damage and kidney failure.  In children especially, amounts of lead exceeding 10 micrograms of lead per
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Drug-Coated Stent Issues

IntroductionA drug coated stent is used to open blocked arteries and to keep that opened artery in place to prevent the blockage from overwhelming it again.  The stent is a
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Duragesic Patch Risks

IntroductionDuragesic is the brand name of fentanyl transdermal therapeutic systems which is a system of delivering pain relief in the
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Diclofenac

IntroductionDiclofenac is a non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to reduce pain, usually in cancer patients and arthritic individuals.
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Facts to Know About Effexor

IntroductionEffexor is the brand name of antidepressant venlafaxine belonging to the selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SSNRI) that allows
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Ephedra

IntroductionEphedra is a medicinal plant that is banned in the United States.  The ban was issues specifically against diet supplements
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Evista: Dangers and Side Effects

IntroductionEvista is the brand name of Raloxifene that is used to treat osteoporosis (loss of bone density) in menopausal women.
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Fen-Phen FAQS

IntroductionFen-Phen is a drug combination that consists of fenfluramine and pherntermine and was used to treat obesity.  It has since been withdrawn from the market.  At first, the drug was
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