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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Docusate Sodium (Definition)

Docusate sodium is a laxative which is a ...Read more


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What is dicyclmine used for exactly?

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What is dicyclmine used for exactly?

IBS: Dicyclomine is an antispasmotic most commonly used to treat ibs attacks. ...Read more

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Magoxside is used for what?

Magoxside is used for what?

Low magnesium: Mag oxide (magnesium oxide) is a tablet used to correct magnesium deficiency. Some medications lead to magnesium loss (diuretics). Mag oxide can also help with constipation or heartburn. ...Read more

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What is use for methyldopa?

What is use for methyldopa?

Blood Pressure: Methyldopa is a medication for blood pressure control. It is often used in pregnant women as it is one of the safer medications to use during pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is amoxil+clarithromycin+iansotrazole, use for and what is the dosage?

What is amoxil+clarithromycin+iansotrazole, use for and what is the dosage?

Prevacid (lansoprazole): This combination is called a prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin). Each "pack" contains 2 capsules of lansoprazole, 2 capsules of Clarithromycin and 4 capsules of amoxicillin. The dose is one pack divided into 2 daily doses for 2 weeks. It is used to treat h. Pylori induced gastroesophageal reflux disease. ...Read more

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What is Serviflox is used for?

What is Serviflox is used for?

Serviflox: "for the treatment of the infections of: Respiratory tract (but not for pneumococcal pneumonia), kidneys and urinary tract, gastrointestinal system (including typhoid fever), skin and soft tissue, septicaemia caused by sensitive organisms, anthrax (as initial therapy) and for surgical prophylaxis. Middle ear (otitis media) and paranasal sinuses (sinusitis). Infections of the genital organs > ...Read more

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What medicine is used for tachycarddia?

What medicine is used for tachycarddia?

Need specifics: Tachycardia is a generic term for fast heart rate. The choice in medicine really depends on what's causing the tachycardia, and the type of fast rhythm. ...Read more

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What is spironolact used for and what is the said afate?

What is spironolact used for and what is the said afate?

Most common...: Mos common uses for spironolactone are: blood pressure control, congestive heart failure, liver congestion due to cirrhosis, hirsutism( dark hairs on unusual areas), edema(swelling). Common side effects:high potassium an other electrolytes imbalances, dizziness, allergic reaction, itchiness, cardiac arrhythmias, rash, itching, gastritis,low platelets and other blood cell changes. ...Read more

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What is androgel and what is it used for specifically?

What is androgel and what is it used for specifically?

It's testosterone.: Androgel is a form of the male hormone testosterone. It's used in men with low testosterone levels, and occasionally in transgendered folks who are transitioning from female to male. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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Is Epsom salt safe and effective as a prep for colonoscopy. If so, what is the correct dosage to use?

Is Epsom salt safe and effective as a prep for colonoscopy. If so,  what is the correct dosage to use?

No: You should not use Epsom salt as a colonoscopy prep, unless it is recommended by your gastroenterologist. The only preps which are proven safe are the ones that are prescribed. It is important for the safety and reliability of the colonoscopy that the prep be done according to the instructions. It's not fun, but you should do it right! Good luck. ...Read more

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What is naproxen used for?

What is naproxen used for?

Naproxene: Naproxene is an anti inflammatory pain killer used as analgesic and for arthritis lke rhematoid arthritis, osteoarthritis and other inflammatory conditions like tendinitis, myositis.It is also used as analgesic like alleve.Can be used for any kind of pain. ...Read more

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Is daflon a safe and affective option for hemorrhoid treatment? Where (in the usa) and what brand is recommended if so?

Is daflon a safe and affective option for hemorrhoid treatment? Where (in the usa) and what brand is recommended if so?

For minor hemorrhoid: It depends on the grade that you have. For early stages it may help (i and ii).Otherwise, a more radical alternative is needed. ...Read more

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What is interferon used for in medicine?

What is interferon used for in medicine?

Interferon(s): Are used alone or in combination with other drugs to treat different diseases. Multiple sclerosis and hepatitis C are examples of such diseases ...Read more

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What is moxifloxacin used for?

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What is moxifloxacin used for?

Avelox: Is an antibacterial agent used for respiratory tract infections, anthrax, cellulitis, meningitis, tb, endocarditis. ...Read more

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What is ibuprofen used for?

What is ibuprofen used for?

Pain management : Ibuprofen is the generic name for the common medications Advil, and Motrin (as well as a few others). It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent. It reduces pain as well as inflammation. The side effects can include stomach upset and increased bleeding times. ...Read more

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What is the use for trifluridine?

What is the use for trifluridine?

Only for infection: Trifluridine (viroptic) is usually used for herpetic viral infections of the eye. The usual dosage is one drop 8-9x/day for 1 week and then tapering the medication down for the 2nd week. Chronic and prolonged usage of this medication may cause corneal toxicity so the patient should be monitored carefully during treatment. Your doc should be able to see the improvement and then have you stop. ...Read more

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Colace (Definition)

Colace is a laxative which is a ...Read more