Medicines For Cough

Possessing a cough is your principal symptom of an upper respiratory tract infection (URTI). But a cough may also be a sign of other conditions like asthma or other lung ailments. Cough medications aim either to curb a dry cough, or to enable you to cough up the excess phlegm (mucus) of a chesty cough […]

Drugs Used In Menstrual Pain (Dysmenorrhea)

Menstrual cramps – also called dysmenorrhea – are debilitating, cramping, or throbbing sensations which happen prior to and during a menstrual period. The severity can vary from moderate to excruciating, and include lower-abdominal cramps, achy distress, or intense pain which comes and goes similar to labour pains. Menstrual cramps might be accompanied by diarrhea, vomiting, […]

How To Treat Urinary Tract Infections

A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection in any part of your urinary tract — your kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Most illnesses involve the lower urinary tract — both the bladder and the urethra. Antibiotics are the first line therapy for urinary tract infections. Which medications are prescribed and for how long rely […]

Drugs Used in Asthma

Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. Infection causes recurring phases of wheezing (a whistling sound when you breathe), chest tightness, shortness of breath, and coughing. The coughing frequently happens at night or early in the morning. Asthma drugs typically fall into two classes: bronchodilators and anti-inflammatories. They function by […]

Antibiotics: Types, Uses, Mechanism

Antibiotics are used for a variety of infections or diseases (eg Pneumonia and pertussis) bacteria, such as Respiratory tract infections, Urinary tract infections, Skin infections and infected wounds. Antibiotics have saved the lives of millions of people since it was only in 1940 and 1950. However, it was introduced because they were too much, many […]