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2013-10-09 23:03:06

Iowa Governor Branstad Proclaims October Medicine Misuse and Abuse Prevention Month. The improper use of medicines is the fastest growing form of substance abuse in Iowa. Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 The Iowa Substance Abuse Information Center (ISAIC), in collaboration with the Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP), today announced a statewide public education program to prevent teen prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drug misuse and abuse. The “Iowa...

Using Benedryl For Sleep Could Be Your Worst Nightmare
2013-10-07 15:03:46

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If you have been waking up tired lately then one sleep expert says maybe you should stop using antihistamines like Benadryl. People take antihistamines to help with their allergies, but the medicine is also known for causing drowsiness. While medicines like Benadryl can help people fall asleep, a Baylor College of Medicine sleep expert says it shouldn't be used as a sleep aid. “Many allergy sufferers know that antihistamines work...

2013-10-07 12:46:33

New concerns and warnings regarding over-the-counter cough and cold medications in kids coupled with overdoses and even death are confusing some parents over the best – and safest way – to manage their child’s cold. “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration now recommends against the use of over-the-counter cough and cold medications in children younger than 6,” said Dr. Julieana Nichols, assistant professor of pediatrics – academic general medicine at Baylor College of Medicine...

Over-The-Counter Painkillers Just As Effective As Prescription Drugs For Tonsillectomy Pain
2013-10-02 07:14:16

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online After having your tonsils removed, traditional wisdom says you should eat all the ice cream you want and take a prescription pain killer. A new study from the Henry Ford Hospital, however, reveals how an over-the-counter pain reliever is just as effective. The study, presented at the 2013 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) annual meeting in Vancouver, BC, shows over-the-counter ibuprofen manages...

2013-09-28 23:03:34

Wartrol is the naturally formulated product prepared from the natural herbs for easy and safe relief from different types of warts. The product is clinically proven, effective and completely safe to cure all kind of warts. Los Angeles,CA (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 Wartrol has gained the significant popularity as the natural home treatment for different types of warts. The product contains FDA approved natural ingredients. It has gone through various clinical trials and is found highly...

2013-09-27 23:20:27

Seaside Pharmacy has launched a free delivery service for local customers in the San Pedro area on all prescriptions or any order over $25 in value. San Pedro, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 The Seaside Pharmacy in San Pedro, California is now offering free deliveries to local San Pedro customers on all prescriptions and orders over the value of $25. The complimentary delivery offer is available on all products, which includes over the counter medications, home medical supplies, personal...

2013-09-26 23:41:04

Recognizing the critical role nurse practitioners play in improving pediatric outcomes, FLAVORx develops a Pediatric Adherence Toolkit just for them. Columbia, Maryland (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 FLAVORx, the leader in pediatric medication adherence, today announced the availability of their Pediatric Adherence Toolkit for Nurse Practitioners. This free kit contains materials nurse practitioners can use in their daily practice to:     Engage children and parents in...


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