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Amphetamine (Definition)

A psychostimulant, controlled drug schedule ii, with abuse potential. It acts to enhance Dopamine and norepinephrine in the body, including the brain. It can decrease appetite- was used as a diet pill, treat narcolepsy and adhd, pathological fatigue, sea sickness. Derived from ephedra plant ...Read more


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What is the study of food and the body's use of it? Which doctors specialize in this?

What is the study of food and the body's use of it? Which doctors specialize in this?

That's nutrition: Unfortunately, presently most physicians have very limited knowledge in regards to nutrition(though this is slowly changing at the medical school level). In reality, you may be best served working with a nutritionist or finding a doctor who has a specialist interest in nutrition(this could be an internal medicine doctor, endocrinologist, obesity specialist, cardiologist, etc!) ...Read more

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What are the uses of cinnamon in healthcare?

What are the uses of cinnamon in healthcare?

Possibly many?: Cinnamon is one of the most potent anti-oxidants there is and several studies also show benefits in type two diabetics, although the latter findings are still in debate. However, for the anti-oxidant properties, it is inexpensive and harmless. Anti-oxidants have anti-inflammatory properties! ...Read more

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What are the medical uses of vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

What are the medical uses of vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine)?

ADD & ADHD: A smoother longer acting adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). 20-70mg is dosage range controlled drug. ...Read more

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What are the risks of participating in an ultrathon?

What are the risks of participating in an ultrathon?

Dehydration: Extreme endurance events present huge challenges, and appropriately planning eating and drinking throughout the event as well as thorough training can prevent dehydration and other complications. ...Read more

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What are the uses and applications of an accelerometer in physical and rehabilitation therapies?

What are the uses and applications of an accelerometer in physical and rehabilitation therapies?

Accelerometer: Basically it is use to assess the dynamic activity of rehab and the intensity of the motion. ...Read more

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What are those pill drugs that the teens are looking for in the medicine cabinet ?

What are those pill drugs that the teens are looking for in the medicine cabinet ?

To some any will do: Although some teens are sophistocated and directed in their approach to stealing meds, some will grab anything that looks interesting to use in a "show & tell" moment with their friends. ...Read more

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Do any of the doctors out there believe in the healing benefits of crystals, stones, or quartz? If so what are the best ones for anxiety?

Do any of the doctors out there believe in the healing benefits of crystals, stones, or quartz? If so what are the best ones for anxiety?

I dont think so.: There is no medical evidence to support the use of stones held near, on, or around the body as a treatment for anxiety (with the possible exception of stone massage). To discuss effective medical treatment for anxiety, c ur PMD or a Psychiatrst, who can discuss ur Anxiety symptoms and available medical treatments which may include talk therapy, behavior changes, &/or medication. good luck! ...Read more

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What are the medical uses of metformin hydrochloride?

What are the medical uses of metformin hydrochloride?

Metformin: Hi. Metformin is basically used to treat 3 conditions: type 2 diabetes, prediabetes, and PCOS. It has also been used is obese type 1 diabetics (WITH insulin!). It is considered weight neutral. See http://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/metformin-oral-route/description/drg-20067074 ...Read more

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What is general nuclear medicine? What are some uses of the procedure?

What is general nuclear medicine? What are some uses of the procedure?

Physiologic study: Nuclear scans involve the ingestion, intravenous injection, inhalation, subcutaneous injection , instillation into the bladder of isotopes, radiotracers, in order to define function of various organs of the body, heart, lungs, bones, liver/spleen, stomach, thyroid gland, lymph system, kidneys, bladder, brain, parathyroid gland and gall bladder. Normal values for adults and children are known. ...Read more

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In what way are parts of the vertebral column are used in sports?

In what way are parts of the vertebral column are used in sports?

Very broad ?: It is Always in use during any sporting activity just as it is in daily life. It supports Ur use of all extremities, acts in every thing U do. Momentum 2 pitching, punching, kicking, jumping & the list goes on. That's why a strong core will increase the stability of the spine & allows U 2 compete better as well as gives U stamina 4 activities and Ur ADL'S No spine U=an omeba or a very short persn ...Read more

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What are the medical uses of sodum apple of africa?

What are the medical uses of sodum apple of africa?

Calotropis procera: "Traditionally Calotropis is used alone or with other medicinals (Caius 1986) to treat common disease such as fevers, rheumatism, indigestion, cough, cold, eczema, asthma, elephantiasis, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea (Das 1996). According to Ayurveda, dried whole plant is a good tonic, expectorant, depurative, and anthelmintic." ...Read more

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What are the different uses of lidocaine as a medicine?

What are the different uses of lidocaine as a medicine?

Anesthesia: Lidocaine is short-acting local anesthetic that is often used to provide topical anesthesia as well as anesthesia for nerve and spinal blocks. It is also sometimes used to treat cardiac rhythm problems. ...Read more

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What are the effects of sedatives in the human body?

What are the effects of sedatives in the human body?

Which sedative?: Sedative is a very generic term. There are many different medications that cause sedation in different ways. The primary use of a sedative is to help you sleep and it is best to not use any of them ...Read more

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What drugs are the standard of care in the us for multiple myeloma? What drugs are the standard of care in france, germany and canada? Why differe

What  drugs are the standard of care in the us for multiple myeloma?  What drugs are the standard of  care in france, germany and canada?  Why differe

Complex: Too complex to answer definitively in 400 characters. 1) country differences depends on different forms of "fda" & often cost/value calculations in other countries. 2) "standard" is really standards (plural) of care, which depends on untreated/relapsed, bmt candidate (possibly), & individual considerations (eg renal fn, oral vs. Iv, age, lifestyle, etc). This complexity reflects rapid change. ...Read more

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Sports Medicine (Definition)

Sports medicine is a field of study in which a person specializes in checking players for sports readiness, sports injuries and treatments, causes of injuries, ...Read more