Parents and pediatricians are alerted by the AAP to stop giving codeine to kids since it can cause some deadly effects following respiratory issues after taking the medication.
Are men more affected than women when they take Marijuana? Research leads us to answers.
New findings published in the British Medical Journal suggest that blood pressure medications may increase heart attack risk for diabetes patients.
A new study by researchers at Boston Medical Center shows that children given medications for asthma right after they left the hospital versus those given a prescription to fill were less likely to need further assistance upon leaving.
New findings presented by Canadian researchers show that macrolide antibiotics, including azithromycin, clarithromycin and erythromycin, no further increase these risks than nonmacrolide antibiotics.
New findings published in the journal Neuropharmacology examine an effective, yet non-addictive alternative to morphine. Opium-based drugs have been extremely helpful in treating certain types of chronic pain. However, they can be highly addictive.
New findings published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology reveal that using paroxetine-a medication prescribed to treat conditions that include anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the first trimester of pregnancy can increase a...
Researchers at the University of Warwick have created an ibuprofen patch that is applied directly to where pain is located on your body--providing pain-relief for up to 12 hours.
Depressed head and neck cancer patients are less likely to survive, according to a recent study.
Medicine doesn't degrade faster in space. Scientists have conducted an opportunistic, pilot-scale study and have found that medication on the International Space Station (ISS) does not degrade faster than medication on Earth.
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