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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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 form of a patch placed on the skin.  The patches
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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.  The most common form is 2 – 4 times a
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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
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Fosamax Dangers You Must Know

IntroductionFosamax is the brand name for Alendronic acid, marketed by the Merck Corporation for the treatment of bone loss.  A
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Guidant Defibrillator/Pacemaker Defects

Introduction: A Guidant Defibrillator/Pacemaker is a cardiovascular regulatory device designed by the Guidant Corporation.  Guidant was a spinoff of Eli Lilly Co which separated the company to focus on pharmaceutical drugs.
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