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Wich is the most used in iron infusions?

Wich is the most used in iron infusions?

INFeD and DexFerrum: Iron dextran in the form of "infed" and "dexferrum" are the ones I am most familiar with that are used in infusions. ...Read more

Infusion (Definition)

An infusion implies a substance administered via IV 2 a person, such as blood (transfusion), antibiotics and pain meds or other meds. Some can be ...Read more


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Is modecate(fluphenazine) injections used in the us?

Is modecate(fluphenazine) injections used in the us?

Yes: Modxecate is a depot form of Fluphenazine which went by the trade name of prolixin (fluphenazine). Fluphenazine deconate injection is available in the us. ...Read more

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What is the most effective ingredient in modern chemotherapy?

What is the most effective ingredient in modern chemotherapy?

Depends: It will depend on the type of cancer & the biology of cancer . Different cancer requires different approach and treatment. However i think the answer is a targeted therapy specifically targeted to the mutated receptors in cancer cells. The best story of effective therapy of cancer in modern chemotherapy era is the story of Gleevec (imatinib) for cml. ...Read more

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Is iron deficiency particularly common in one part of the world?

Is iron deficiency particularly common in one part of the world?

Iron and the World: Iron deficiency is the most common micronutrient deficiency in the world. It is most prevalent in developing countries. It causes anemia which has other profound affects on infectious diseases and with pregnancy outcomes. ...Read more

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Why is estrogen used topically to enter the blood stream but fish oil can't be used transdermally for the same affect?

Why is estrogen used topically to enter the blood stream but fish oil can't be used transdermally for the same affect?

It depends: Upon the size and chemical nature of the molecules. Only certain medication can penetrate the skin, particularly when combined with other chemicals that increase the efficiency of the transfer. ...Read more

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What is the common ingredient in chemo therapy?

What is the common ingredient in chemo therapy?

Anti DNA: Karnofsky had noted early on that nitrogen mustard gas destroyed the immune system. He introduced the drug nitrogen mustard to treat leukemias etc. Later the fluorouracils were developed to interfere with DNA synthesis and this was followed by noting that platinum in catalytic converters blocked DNA synthesis in bacteria and fungus. Later this was shown to attack DNA on surface membrane of tumor ...Read more

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Which is the most common test used for malaria?

Which is the most common test used for malaria?

Blood films use to: Diagnose malaria diagnosis has been the microscopic examination of blood, utilizing blood films. Although blood is the sample most frequently used to make a diagnosis, both saliva and urine have been investigated as alternative. More recently, modern techniques utilizing antigen tests or polymerase chain reaction have been discovered. ...Read more

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I know terbutaline is usually given SC in the deltoid. Can It be safely given in other areas such as SC in the thigh?

I know terbutaline is usually given SC in the deltoid. Can It be safely given in other areas such as SC in the thigh?

If it is given: where a large muscle mass is present or the circulation to the subcutaneous tissue is interfered with by FATTY tissue the absorbtion might be delayed as well as the dose actually "delivered" be reduced. ANSWER YES BUT......not as effective My Opinion Only Hope it's helpful ...Read more

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Why vincristine is one of the most used cancer drug?

Why vincristine is one of the most used cancer drug?

While it one of: The oldest anti-cancers, it has no marrow suppressive effecs. As a vinca alkaloid, it interferes with the mitotic spindle formation necessary for actively dividing cells. It is used in many pediatric tumors as a cornerstone drug. Leukemias and lymphomas. It does not work very well in most adult solid tumors. ...Read more

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Why is amlexanox prescribed for asthma in Japan but not in the U.S.?

Why is amlexanox prescribed for asthma in Japan but not in the U.S.?

Discontinued In USA: AMLEXANOX WAS USED IN usa for canker sores.It is an Anti Inflammatory,Anti Allergy In USA it was patenteIN 1994 It was never approved for Asthma Treatment in USA.We do not know the cause For some reason it's use was discontinued for canker sores in USA ...Read more

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What is vitamin a used for in the body?

What is vitamin a used for in the body?

The "eyes" have it: In the eye, vitamin a is involved in the prevention of abnormalities of development of the cornea and conjunctiva; and phototransduction. Without getting into too much detail, vitamin a is required for the synthesis of rhodopsin and iodopsin in rods and cones of the retina, so light can be transmitted to the central nervous system, which allows you to see. ...Read more

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Is adenosine given only in the hospital?

Is adenosine given only in the hospital?

Mostly: Sometimes emt technicians can administer adenosine, most of the time only in the hospital. ...Read more

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Is the absorption of vitamin D3 guaranteed when taken as a supplement? What brand of vitamin D3 is best in the market?

Is the absorption of vitamin D3 guaranteed when taken as a supplement? What brand of vitamin D3 is best in the market?

Vit D3 Well-Absorbed: Nothing is guaranteed. But I think you can feel comfortable that you are absorbing your Vitamin D3. I believe most brands are acceptable, but the best-tested brand is Bio-Tech. Bio-Tech D3 is the form that has been used in most of the major clinical studies. I recommend that D3 levels be maintained in the 60-70 ng/dl range. Usual dose to be in that range is 5-7,000 IU per day. ...Read more

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What is the use of folic acid in general?

What is the use of folic acid in general?

Pregnancy/Anemia: Folic acid, AKA folate (folic acid) (vit B9), is recommended for all women wanting to get pregnant -- 0.4mg (400mcg) daily, which is important for preventing birth defects like spina bifida. Women w/ a hx these disorders should take 10x that amt daily -- 4mg (4000mcg) through the 3rd month of pregnancy. It won't affect fertility, chances of conception/twins, or periods. Can help with anemia. ...Read more

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What's the most used ostomy supply used?

What's the most used ostomy supply used?

Stoma bags : Stoma bags and adhesives and cleaning supplies are commonly needed if you have a stoma. ...Read more

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Is colitis common in the us?

Is colitis common in the us?

Depends: There are many types of "colitis'; it is not uncommon for patients with bowel or abdominal problems to be advised that they have some type of 'colitis', although it may not necessarily be a serious 'disease'. ...Read more

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Iron (Definition)

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Iron (Definition)

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