CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION
Air enters the lungs through the main airways (bronchi) and then go into the smaller airways (bronchioles), then into the alveoli. Difficulty breathing include shortness of breath, coughing and wheezing, which is normally as a result of narrowing of the lumen of the bronchioles so that the air space to pass more narrow. (1.2) Bronchodilators are drugs used to treat breathing difficulties caused by asthma, bronchitis, bronchiolitis, pneumonia and emphysema. Bronchodilators dilate the bronchi and bronchioles that increase airflow. Bronchodilators may be endogenous substance or a medicine used to treat breathing difficulties.(1,2)
Your chest burns like a ring of fire and the flames keep getting higher. Ring a bell? More than 25 million adults experience heartburn on a daily basis, and more than one-third of adults in the United States feel the burn at least once a month, according to a study in the Archives of Internal Medicine. Read more
Atenolol is a drug that is called beta-blockers. Beta-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins).
To deal with chest pain (angina) and hypertension (high blood pressure). The drug is also used to treat or prevent heart attacks. Read more
Including acyclovir antiviral drug classes used to treat infections caused by certain types of viruses. These drugs may treat injuries or water-filled bumps around the mouth caused by herpes simplex, herpes zoster and chickenpox. It can also be used to treat genital herpes (herpes on the sex organs). Read more
Analspec containing mefenamic acid. Mefenamic acid is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat mild to moderate pain. Other NSAIDs, including ibuprofen, indometacin, naproxen, and diclofenac. It can also be used to treat menstrual cramps and other conditions as determined by your doctor. Read more
Not just drugs and illegal drugs that can make the wearer vulnerable to violence. Legal drugs are used with a doctor’s prescription can also result in the same thing, it can even lead to murder.
To find out what these drugs, the Institute for Safe Medication Practices conducted a study published in the journal PLoS One is based on reports from FDA. From these studies successfully identified 31 drug-related violence against others.
Medicines are not meant to lead to direct violence. For example, the pain medication Oxycontin that can be addictive. People who use them to commit violence when it is really like to get it. Read more
The use of stimulant compounds has a long history. Chinese native physicians have been using the drug Ma-huang for more than 5000 years. In 1887, Nagai found the active agent in Ma-huang to be ephedrine. Read more