Lipitor Side Effects: UTI, Nasal Inflammation, Joint Pain

December 4, 2011 Hill Fox 0

Lipitor Side Effects: UTI, Nasal Inflammation, Joint Pain. Heart disease is a leading cause of death in the United States and the world, and having high cholesterol levels in your blood gives you a higher chance of getting it. But how do you know that you have high blood cholesterol levels, when by itself, that condition poses no signs or symptoms? Without having yourself tested, you may not know that your cholesterol level is too […]

Remicade Side Effects: Headache, Infections, Ulcerative Colitis

September 30, 2011 Hill Fox 0

Remicade Side Effects. This month, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it is approving the use of Remicade (generic name: infliximab) to treat ulcerative colitis (UC) among children aged 6 years old and older “who have had inadequate response to conventional therapy.” Says Donna Griebel, M.D., director of the Division of Gastroenterology and Inborn Errors Products in the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research:

Mefenamic Acid Side Effects: Hives, Swelling, Blurred Vision

September 30, 2011 Hill Fox 0

Mefenamic Acid Side Effects. Did you ever experience having constipation or diarrhea after you took in mefenamic acid? According to the National Institututes of Health both conditions are two of the common side effects of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug marketed as Ponstan, Ponstal, Dolfenal and a lot of other brand names*. Other side effects listed for mefenamic acid are gas or bloating, headache, dizziness, nervousness, and ringing in the ears. Should you experience any of […]

Zofran Side Effects: Adverse Patient Reactions to Ondansetron

September 18, 2011 Hill Fox 0

Zofran Side Effects. Does Zofran (generic name: ondansetron) have side effects? Of course, all drugs have side effects. If your condition requires you to take in Zofran, you should be aware of the drug’s side effects. Manufactured and marketed by GlaxoSmithKline, Zofran is a drug that prevents nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery. Ondasetron is also being marketed by other drug companies under different trade/brand names such as: Zuplenz (Strativa […]