Naloxone: A life-saving medication

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(Door slams) NARRATOR: Naloxone also known as Narcan is a lifesaving medication you should be aware of if you or any member of your family or friends are using or have used Heroin, methadone or Opioid pain relievers which are known under these common drug names. Naloxone can safely and effectively reverse an opioid overdose. […]


How To Read My Glasses Prescription
12
November

How To Read My Glasses Prescription

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are you confused by your prescription today I’ll walk you through how to read it with this chart the first thing to know is that OD refers to the prescription for your right eye. while OS is the prescription for your left. SPH stands for spherical error. In other words your overall nearsighted or far-sighted […]



Know the Signs Preventing Prescription Drug Misuse

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Know the Signs: Preventing Prescription Drug Misuse Prescription drug misuse can hurt readiness, impair judgment and lead to early or less than honorable discharge. The warning signs of misuse to look for include Needing more of the medication to get the same effect. Having withdrawal symptoms such as feeling jittery or nauseated during or even […]


How the NHS electronic prescription service is benefiting GP practice staff and patients

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“Hello I’m Dr Nick Morley- Smith; I’m a GP partner at the White House Surgery here in Folkestone. We have a practice of approximately 10200 patients and have five whole time equivalent doctors. We have been using the Electronic Prescribing Service for the past year. We do approximately 170 scripts per day of which 150 […]


Using Rx Savings Solutions at the Doctor’s Office
11
October

Using Rx Savings Solutions at the Doctor’s Office

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So you’ve just seen you doctor. It could be you’ve got the flu, or maybe your blood pressure is running high. Whatever the case, you know what happens next. The doctor writes you a prescription. Any idea what it will cost? Probably not. And neither does your doctor. Normally you don’t find out until you’re […]


Tarka Medication Overview
10
October

Tarka Medication Overview

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Tarka is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. It is a combination product that contains 2 medications: trandolapril, an ACE inhibitor, and verapamil, a calcium channel blocker. This medication comes in an extended release tablet form and is taken once or twice a day with food. Common side effects include headahce, cough, […]


What if my dog has a positive stool sample after taking intestinal parasite protection?

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After you start your dog on intestinal parasite protection, it is possible for parasite eggs to show up in your dog’s fecal test. Rest assured, this can happen even when the product is eliminating parasites effectively. There are three main reasons why your veterinarian may see eggs in your dog’s stool. Worms living in your […]


Brooklyn Doctor Arrested In Prescription Scheme
04
October

Brooklyn Doctor Arrested In Prescription Scheme

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CBS 2’S DAVE CARLIN HERE NOW TO PEEL BACK THE LAYERS OF WHAT POLICE SAY IS AN INTRICATE SCAM. Reporter: LOTS OF LAYERS AND PROSECUTORS SAY THE DRUG SCHEME CHEATED THE HEALTH SYSTEM OUT OF TENS OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS BUT EVEN WORSE … FLOODED OUR CITY WITH ILLEGAL PRESCRIPTION PAINKILLERS ABSOLUTELY. I DON’T KNOW […]


Prescription Drugs and Alcohol
01
October

Prescription Drugs and Alcohol

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>>Everyone knows that mixing alcohol and drugs together are dangerous. Most of the people that you’ve read about in the news who have died of overdoses have died of a combination of alcohol and a variety of different drugs. What’s been harder to figure out is just how dangerous is it to mix alcohol and […]