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What type of medication is respirdal?

What type of medication is respirdal?

Antipsych/bipolar : Its classified as an antipsychotic but it can also be used for bipolar disorder. ...Read more

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Primary Care Provider (Definition)

A pcp is an md or do who takes care of your entire body and recommends when you need a specialist or advanced care ...Read more


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What type of drug is topotecan?

What type of drug is topotecan?

Chemotherapy: Topotecan is a type of chemotherapy. It is in a specific class called the topoisomerase inhibitors. It is used to treat several adult and pediatric malignancies. ...Read more

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What type of drug is tramadol? Is it a pain medication?

What type of drug is tramadol? Is it a pain medication?

Tramadol: Is a rather unique analgesic drug that is indicated for moderate to moderately severe pain. Although it binds to mu receptors, tramadol is not technically classified as an opioid analgesic. Instead, it is classified as a centrally acting synthetic analgesic compound and therefore is not a scheduled narcotic drug. ...Read more

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What kind of drug is trazodone?

What kind of drug is trazodone?

Trazodone: Is an antidepressant with known anticholinergic & sedative properties, leading to sleep & drying effects. ...Read more

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What kind of condition is drug addiction?

What kind of condition is drug addiction?

Destructive: Drug addiction postpones living life to the full and sometimes accelerates death. ...Read more

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What kind of drug is adipex?

What kind of drug is adipex?

Stimulant.: Adipex (phentermine) is an appetite suppressant typically prescribed to help patients lose weight. It is in the class of drugs called stimulants. ...Read more

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What type of medication is vraylar?

What type of medication is vraylar?

Anti psychotic: Vraylar (cariprazine) is an antipsychotic medicine used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder ...Read more

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What kind of drug is modafinil?

What kind of drug is modafinil?

It's for sleep-wake: Disorders. Narcolepsy or shift workers who have trouble staying awake for their new shifts. Also fatigue in multiple sclerosis. May inhibit uptake of dopamine leading to elevated dopamine levels in the brain. ...Read more

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What kind of drug is modafinil?

To reduce fatigue: caused by shift work sleep disorder or narcolepsy. It gets rid of fatigue in multiple sclerosis and Sjogren Syndrome! ...Read more

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What type of drugs is citanest?

What type of drugs is citanest?

Local anesthetic: Citanest is a local anesthetic, aka prilocaine. For dental use it comes as a 4% solution with or without a vasoconstrictor. ...Read more

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What is the best type of medication for abdominal epilepsy?

What is the best type of medication for abdominal epilepsy?

Epileptologist: True abdominal epilepsy is rather uncommon. Typical antiseizure medication has been shown to help. See your neurologist or epileptologist to discuss which medication best suits you. ...Read more

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What kind of drug is thiothixene?

What kind of drug is thiothixene?

Antipsychotic: Thiothixene (navane) is a first-generation, high-potency, antipsychotic medication of the thioxanthene class used in the treatment of psychotic disorders, e.g. Schizophrenia. It was introduced by pfizer on july 24, 1967. ...Read more

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What type of arthritis is doctor prescribing medication for?

What type of arthritis is doctor prescribing medication for?

See a rheumatologist: Rheumatologist can give you the best advice and treatment plan for ra. ...Read more

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What sort of drug is modafinil? What does it treat?

Narcolepsy: modafinil is a vigilance promoting drug[2] (or eugeroic) that is approved by the United States' Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of the wakefulness disorders of narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder[3][4] and excessive daytime sleepiness associated with obstructive sleep apnea.[5] In English-speaking countries it is sold under the brand names: Alertec (CA), Modavigil (AU, NZ) and P ...Read more

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What kind of medication is it there for narcolepsy.?

What kind of medication is it there for narcolepsy.?

Stimulants: The most common drug used is amphetamine. But other drugs like provigil, nuvigil, strattera, (atomoxetine) Ritalin etc. Can be used. Drugs should be administered carefully and slowly with due regard to cardiovascular status, especially in middle-aged individuals. ...Read more

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What type of drug is Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and what are its uses?

What type of drug is Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and what are its uses?

Benadryl (diphenhydramine): It is a first generation antihistamine. Very powerful but has side effects that many 2nd generation otc antihistamines do not have. Among it uses are for allergies and in otc sleep aides. ...Read more

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What kind of condition is medicine (drug) allergies?

What kind of condition is medicine (drug) allergies?

Medicine allergy: Many people also were falsely labeled allergic to penicillins during childhood. Viral infections are the most common cause of rashes in children. If an antibiotic is given 1-2 days before the rash from the virus would start, your parents are told to stop the medicine because of allergy to the medicine. If this sounds familiar, allergy tests are available to clear these medications off your list. ...Read more

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