The corticosteroid prednisone definitely saves lives but has some serious and life-long consequences. Here, a physician and patient formerly on long-term prednisone discusses the pros and cons of this potent medication.
Risperdal can have severe side effects which I experienced myself after being prescribed the medication. This article follows my personal journey from debilitating effects to recovery, which shed light on what can be seen in people who due to their illness don't have a voice.
I started taking Trintellix because it had less side effects compared to other antidepressants. This is my experience with the new medication.
What is a niacin flush, how long does it last, and what dosage is needed to cause one? This article details my experiences with taking too much vitamin B3 and getting a niacin flush.
What if you might be able to save some money if you find Advicor too expensive? It is made up of lovastatin and niacin (vitamin B3). Check it out.
Whether you personally take a lot of medications or care for someone who does, an electronic pill dispenser or medication minder might be exactly what you need. Find out more about them here.
There are many ototoxic drugs that can cause tinnitus and hearing loss. Is propranolol one of them? Here is my personal story, as well as some findings.
Ambien has been a great prescription sleep medication for some, but others need something extra to help them sleep. Is it really safe to take melatonin while using Ambien?
Formerly known as Staphaseptic, Tecnu First Aid Gel is my family's go-to treatment for preventing infections in cuts.
While not appropriate for everyone, these generic medications offer a big price break on everyday medications for allergies, heartburn, and the common cold.