Hydrochlorothiazide

Facts: Hydrochlorothiazide belongs to a group of drugs called diuretics. It works by causing the kidneys to get rid of excess water and salt from the body into the urine. Hydrochlorothiazide is used alone or in combination with other drugs to treat Hypertension (high blood pressure). Hydrochlorothiazide is used to treat edema Or Swelling caused […]

Important information about Meloxicam

Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Meloxicam works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.Other members of this class include Ibuprofen (Motrin) Indomethacin (Indocin) Nabumetone(Relafen) Mechanism Of action: Anti-inflammatory effects of meloxicam are believed to be due to inhibition of prostaglandin synthetase (cylooxygenase), leading to the inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis. As prostaglandins sensitize […]

Important Information about Naproxen

Facts Naproxen belongs to a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is used to treat painful conditions such as arthritis, gout pain, sprains and strains, period (menstrual) pain, and backache. Naproxen blocks the enzyme called cyclooxygenase, These enzymes help to make other chemicals in the body, called prostaglandins, Blocking of these enzymes resulting in lower concentrations of prostaglandins. […]

Canakinumab: Anti-inflammatory Drug Could Reduce Risk Of Heart attack,And Cancer Study Find

Canakinumab is an anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs) works by targeting an interleukin involved in the inflammatory pathway, that has been related to the augmented risk of cardiovascular events in previous research. This drug is already approved by Food and Drug Administration for Rare autoimmune diseases. The new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, […]

13 Facts You didn’t Know About Aspirin

 History Of Aspirin: According To an Egyptian Medical Papyrus (The Ebers papyrus), an arrangement of 877 therapeutic formulas from the focal point of the second thousand years BC.They recommended a mixture of dried myrtle leaves for rheumatic and back Pains. Around a thousand years after the fact, Hippocrates (of the oath), recommended a juice extricted […]

Simvastatin

Facts: • Belong To A group of drugs called “Statins” And Is Used to reduce bad cholesterol like LDL And Triglyceride Level In the Blood.While Increasing level of good cholesterol. • It Is also used to prevent Angina ,heart attack and stroke and decrease the risk of Heart diseases. • It is being tested for […]

Warfarin : Everything You need to Know

Therapeutic Uses : Warfarin is a prescription anticoagulant drug used to treat blood clots and to lower the chance of blood clots forming in your body. Warfarin is indicated for the prophylaxis after insertion of prosthetic heart valves. Warfarin is indicated for transient cerebral ischaemic attacks. Warfarin is indicated for the prophylaxis of systemic embolisation […]

Ranitidine

Facts Ranitidine belongs to a group of drugs called H2 Receptors Antagonists Or H2 Blockers; they reduce the amount of acid produced by the cells in the lining of the stomach.This helps heal and prevent ulcers and improves symptoms such as heartburn and stomach pain. This medication is used to treat and prevent certain stomach and throat (esophagus) […]