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What is the difference between allerga and allerga d?

What is the difference between allerga and allerga d?

Decongestant: Allegra d has the same antihistamine plus an added decongestant. This extra med can help open up swollen nasal passages, and can be used if needed from time to time. However, the decongestant can increased the heart rate and may increase blood pressure, among other things. It should be avoided in someone with heart disease and should not be taken long term. See you doctor for more info. ...Read more

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What is the difference between pan d and pan 40?

What is the difference between pan d and pan 40?

One has domperidone: Pan D is a capsule containing 40 mg of Pantoprazole 40mg and 30 mg of Domperidone. Pan 40 contains only 40 mg of pantoprazole. Domperidone can help with nausea and vomiting and/or increase gut motility. Http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Domperidone. Pantoprazole can help with, gastritis and esophagitis.by decreasing stomach acid. Http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Pantoprazole ...Read more

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What is the difference between d and l-glucose?

What is the difference between d and l-glucose?

Glucose: D& l are isomers of compound, d for dextro or right and l for levo or left. Isolating one or other is to make compound with fewer side-effects or better absorption. ...Read more

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What is the difference between blood A and B antigene?

What is the difference between blood A and B antigene?

Blood types: Blood types are categorized by the antigen (protein) on the red blood cell surface. Both parents contribute to these antigens. If there is none, then the blood type is "OO'. Type A is AO or AA & type B is BO or BB. There is also an AB blood type. Blood types are significant for blood transfusions. For example, if an AA gets BB blood, AA attacks BB, causing a bad transfusion reaction. ...Read more

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What is the difference between b complex & b compound?

What is the difference between b complex & b compound?

What they contain.: Vitamin b compound tablets contain nicotinamide (b3), riboflavin (b2) and
thiamine (b1). B complex contains all the b vitamins. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a PhD vs D.psych. (Psychology)?

What is the difference between a PhD vs D.psych. (Psychology)?

Research vs Clinical: A PhD is typically a research degree that emphasizes experimentation, time in the library, and publications with lesser of an emphasis on clinical work. A PsyD on the other hand, is a clinical degree that emphasizes work with patients instead of research quite so much ...Read more

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What is the difference between humoral and cellular responses as shown by b cells and t cels?

What is the difference between humoral and cellular responses as shown by b cells and t cels?

Different targets: There is no question cytotoxic T cells recognize antigen expressed in bacteria and viruses and for the most part keep infections under control. With Tumor systems it appears that cells infiltrating Tumors (TILL cells) don't accomplish much. Here it has been shown that B cells making antibodies release the mAbs to activate tumor destruction by CD16 (NK) cells via ADCC. ...Read more

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What is the difference between pH and pah?

PH refers: To acid base balance and has nothing to do with pulmonary artery hypertension which means high pressures in the lung circulation. ...Read more

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What is the difference between 400mcg and 5mg?

What is the difference between 400mcg and 5mg?

4.6 mg: 1000 mcg= 1 mg so 400 mcg is 0.4 mg.
So the difference is 4.6 mg.
Basically it would take 12.5 400 mcg tablets of something to equal a single 5 mg tablet so it is a pretty large difference.
(when I signed up for this they told be there would be no math ;)) ...Read more

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What is the difference between au pairs and nannies?

What is the difference between au pairs and nannies?

Expectations: A nanny is somebody hired by you to take care of the baby. Usually for some extended period of time per day, several hours, and in shifts through the week. They can be from another country, or the lady across the street. An au pair is generally a student or young person from another country seeking an experience here, and agrees to watch kids in exchange for a visa and financial support. ...Read more

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What is the difference between lancing and puncturing?

What is the difference between lancing and puncturing?

It is similar: Punturing is done with a needle, but can be done by the tip of the blade as well, Lancing involves a smaller linear cut, for which a knife or calpel is used. Both techniques may be used to drain abscesses. ...Read more

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What is the difference between schizoids and psycopaths?

What is the difference between schizoids and psycopaths?

Tossing names around: There are a lot of people that toss around those terms freely, and harmfully, without a true understanding of their meaning. Do you mean schizophrenia or a schizoid personality disorder. The most reliable current answer can be found in the DSM-5. Meaning of both of these terms has changed with time. See Wikipedia for articles on schizophrenia, psychopathy and schizoid personality disorder. ...Read more

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What is the difference between polynerv 500 and polynerv 1000?

Milligrams: I am not familiar with the product but usually the numbers represent strength of medicine. ...Read more

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What is the difference between ipsilesional and contralesional?

What is the difference between ipsilesional and contralesional?

Same/Opposite Sides: Ipsi means "on same side".
Contra means "on opposite side".
Lesion refers to an abnormal/unhealthy tissue (of whatever original type), tissue which is damaged in some way, including potential risk of spreading damage to adjacent tissue (s). ...Read more

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What is the difference between hypoparathyroiditis and hypothyroiditis?

What is the difference between hypoparathyroiditis and hypothyroiditis?

Two different glands: Thyroid gland controls metabolism/energy burning rate.
parathyroid (a gland INSIDE the thyroid) controls minerals like calcium. Surgery often accidentally gets both, but otherwise they are separate. ...Read more

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What is the difference between PFO and pda?

What is the difference between PFO and pda?

Very different: Pfo is a patent forman ovale, a persistent opening between the two upper chambers of the heart that usually closes shortly after birth. Pda is a persistent connection. Between the aorta and pulmonary artery which also closes shortly after birth. These changes facilitate the transition from intrauterine life to extra uterine life. ...Read more

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What is the difference between lvf and rvf?

What is the difference between lvf and rvf?

U mean lft vs rt chf: Rt heart failure is when the rt venticle fails. Volume goes back in to the liver bed abdomen and lower extremities. The lungs are typicqally clear. Left sided failure is when the the lft vent fails. The lungs fill with fluid and the pt becomes very short of breathe. Usually pts have an element of both. Its important to determine which the pt has as treatment differs. Also need to find the cause. ...Read more

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What is the difference between lvidd & lvedd?

What is the difference between lvidd & lvedd?

Internal vs external: Both terms refer to the diameter of the left ventricle at the end of diastole (right as the chamber finishes filling). Lvidd refers to the internal diameter, measuring the diameter of the chamber but not including the thickness of the chamber walls. Conversely, the lvedd refers to the external diameter of the chamber, including the thickness of the interventricular septum and the posterior wall. ...Read more

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What is the difference between naproxin and meloxocam?

Different classes: The are both nsaids but from different classes just like penicillin and sulfa are both antibiotics but from different classes. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a hurricane and a typhoon?

Location: Hurricanes occur in Atlantic, Typhoons in Pacific. They also have opposite rotations. ...Read more

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What is the difference between paraxtine and venlaflaxin?

What is the difference between paraxtine and venlaflaxin?

Antidepressants: They are pretty different on the neurotransmitters they affect (serotonin/norepinephrin), half life, molecular structure, side effects (like weight gain, paroxetine causes this more often; etc) and pharmacodynamics. They share some indications and uses (besides obviously as antidepressants) and both are relatively inexpensive. ...Read more

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What is the difference between haemochromatosis & haemosiderosis?

What is the difference between haemochromatosis & haemosiderosis?

Good question: Hemochromatosis is increased total body iron sufficient to make you sick, or the strong genetic potential to get it if you follow a normal lifestyle. Hemosiderosis is increased iron pigment, locally or systemically, with or without symptoms, for any reason whatever. For example, if I have a nail in my tissues for a few years, the surrounding area will be hemosiderotic. ...Read more

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What is the difference between antiplatelets and antithrombotics?

What is the difference between antiplatelets and antithrombotics?

See below: Antiplatelets prevent platelets from aggregating, . g. aspirin and plavix
Antithrombotic prevent clotting of blood, e.g., heparin and coumadin. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a paediatrist and a paediatrician?

What is the difference between a paediatrist and a paediatrician?

Nothing: From what I can find a paediatrist is a paedatrician. A podiatrist is a physician specializing in feet and a paediatrician deals with children. ...Read more

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What is the difference between influenza a, b and c?

What is the difference between influenza a, b and c?

Classification: Influenza viruses are RNA viruses that have segmented genome and have high antigenic diversity. They are classified by a protein inside the virus (a, b, and c). Influ a is responsible for frequent annual outbreak and has more propensity for antigenic change. B causes outbreaks every 2 to 4 years. Influ c is known to infect human and pigs but it is rare ...Read more

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What is the difference between an avm and an aureysm?

What is the difference between an avm and an aureysm?

Anatomic: An avm or ateriovenous malformation occurs when there is a direct communication between an artery and vien. An aneurysm is a weakening in the wall of an artery which can cause it to enlarge. Avm's can be secondary to trauma, hereditary, and other causes. Aneurysms can be caused by trauma, athrosclerosis, infection, or hereditary. The anatomic location is important. ...Read more

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What is the difference between vegans and vegetarians?

What is the difference between vegans and vegetarians?

Vegans /Vegetarians: I admire you for interest in your Health.
Both Vegans and vegetarians eat a lot of fruits and vegetables, leafy greens, whole grains, nuts, seeds, and legumes
Vegans eliminate all animal and dairy products (also eggs) from their diet.
Both Diets are healthy Diets.
They lack in Vitamin B 12 which can be taken in cereals fortified with Vitamin B 12. ...Read more

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What is the difference between d-glucose vs l-glucose?

What is the difference between d-glucose vs l-glucose?

Glucose: D& l are isomers of compound, d for dextro or right and l for levo or left. Isolating one or other is to make compound with fewer side-effects or better absorption. ...Read more

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What is the difference between arthritus and tendonitus?

What is the difference between arthritus and tendonitus?

Well,: Arthritis is the inflammation of the joints, tendinitis is the inflammation of tendons through which the muscles attach to the bone. Tendons are sliding in a sheet and in case of excessive efforts inflammation can set and the gliding of the tendon in its sheet becomes very painful, the best example is an ankle sprain: a wrong movement, excessive forces and the tendons flare up. ...Read more

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What is the difference between spasms and fasciculations?

What is the difference between spasms and fasciculations?

Contraction & relaxa: Another way of looking at it is: fasciculations are involuntary muscle contraction and relaxation whereas muscle spasm is involuntary and sustained muscle contraction. Fasciculations can be deep and detected on a muscle needle test or can be felt and be visible to the eye as muscle twitches. ...Read more