The incremental cost-effectiveness ratio for the use of Sunitinib as a treatment option is the ratio of the change in the cost for administering this treatment compared to other treatment alternatives to the change in [...]
The vicious cycle transpired since the addiction of opium users to morphine led to the use of another drug, heroin, in an attempt to solve the addiction.
Early health implications of abuse of PCP manifest in the form of various symptoms on patients or a person who abuse the drug.
The significance of patents in the pharmaceutical industry arises from the capital-intensive nature of the process. In spite of the extensive investment in research and development in the Canadian pharmaceutical industry, considerable gaps exist with [...]
The advocacy groups say that thimerosal, a preservative used in vaccines, is toxic to the central nervous system and responsible for an alarming rise in rates of autism among children in the United States and [...]
However, it is important to note that this drug has a role to play in the process of offering patients medical assistance.
A clinical trial involves four stages, which must all be passed to prove that a biologic drug is safe to use and produces good biological effects. The clinical phases and considerations in each phase are [...]
The efficiency and justifiability of drug pricing in the pharmaceutical industry are exposed to continuous controversy. According to the statistic indications, billions of dollars are invested in pharmaceutical research and the development of the novel [...]
Known as a trial "close out," the procedure of terminating a clinical trial is the act of ensuring that all the activities related to the clinical trial are reconciled in the appropriate manner, recorded and [...]
Therefore, there is a need to forbid the use of steroids when not prescribed medically. Thesis Statement - The use of steroids is necessary for athletes' recovery.
However, the main problem is that this association or correlation does not imply that autism is triggered by a vaccine. This is the main argument that can be put forward.
The physicians should also do a periodic review of the treatment and how the patients respond to the medical marijuana. The medical marijuana is only restricted to patients who are qualified and recommended by a [...]
Mellaril is highly effective to treat the schizophrenia symptoms, but the treatment can be changed in order to meet the patient's interests and reduce the possible side effects. The atypical antipsychotic medications can be effective [...]
The emergence of alcohol and drug abuse as a problem and the intensification of people with mental health problems, have exposed the society to the likelihood of involvement of the population in substance abuse.
The effect of a drug therefore depends on the amount of active ingredient of the drug that is absorbed into the bloodstream and reaches the brain.
With this in mind, it is possible to analyse UAE in order to see state of affairs in this country and have a look at the problem of drug addiction.
In the discussion of the paper, addiction implies problematic utilization of methamphetamine despite the partial or full awareness of its negative implications on the health of its abusers.
The supporters and opponents of the legalization of marijuana have opted to focus on either the positive or the negative aspects of the effects of the drug to support their views on policies to legalize [...]
Some of the current changes in the pharmaceutical markets include the shifting growth from the developed markets, increased focus on biotech developed drugs and approval of new drugs.
The hybrid contains the outer components of the influenza virus and inner components of the other virus strain. When people fail to get vaccinated, they contract diseases that were eradicated by the use of vaccines.
The FDA evaluates this information and if the manufactured goods are seen to have a positive gain to the citizens, authorization to market the merchandise in the country is granted.
In addition, they are used to measure the risks and influence of a given exposure, which can be as a result of environmental or hereditary factors. They are used to establish doses and dosing in [...]
The joint interpretation of these regulations is important for the purpose of consistency, flexibility and enhancement of innovative approach in the design, construction and validation.
An analysis of articles written about Avandia, a diabetes drug found that experts who received financial favors from the drug's manufacturer, GlaxoSmithKline were likely to draw favorable conclusions about the safety and efficacy of the [...]
The indications are that the costs of the drugs are rising more rapidly than any other thing a patient can pay for. The reason is that the quantities of drugs that are being prescribed have [...]
Currently, it is observable that some hospitals in the US can hardly satisfy the demands of their patients in the realms of medication and other relevant services due to emerging drug shortages in the country.
The author hopes to use this paper to highlight the uses of marijuana in management of colon cancer at its terminal stage.
This is because the mental illness is, literally, the one that sustains the abuse of drugs and thus after it is healed; the patient will have no reason to continue abusing the drugs.
To gain a better understanding on hydrocodone abuse and the implications of compulsive behaviors resulting from addiction in an individual, a closer evaluation of historical and contemporary cases with particular interest on prevention and treatment [...]
Methadone clinics are clinics licensed to issue methadone to heroin addicts who are trying to stop their addiction to heroin. When methadone is used to help in heroin addiction treatment, the drug is used as [...]
Nandrolone is one of the most common performance enhancement drugs. Nandrolone is one of the major performance enhancing drugs that athletes use.
Among all these destructive substances, alcohol is the leading one and a significant companion of the 21st century people as well as a way of relaxing to escape the difficulties of posed by life. It [...]
Author and the article The author of the article is a professor at York University in Toronto. The article has therefore added into the field of knowledge by trying to explain the relationship that exists [...]
During the first phase of globalization, the firm tries to establish itself in the local market. For example, international partners may rely on the experience of the local firm in the market.
When people take drugs over and over again, they tend to become used to the effects and cannot seem to function without the drugs in their bodies.
The principle recognizes the importance of helping drug addicts out of the activity but also sees the importance of protecting their rights to health matters if the country is to realize economic development.
Psychopharmacology is the study of the use, mechanisms, and effects of drugs that act on the brain and subsequently alter behavior.
What are the different phases that a Drug Company goes through in order to bring a new drug product to market in the U.S.and Europe?
The high level of advertisement has popularized these drugs and the public have become to regard them as any other drugs. The purchase of the prescription drugs has increased with people buying them like the [...]
In females who abuse steroids, the lasting impact can include hair growth on the face, chest, stomach, and back, interruption or utter termination of the menstrual cycle, enlargement of the clitoris, and deepening of the [...]
One of the profound findings of the studies is on the negative effects of marijuana on the brain. Research findings on the brain show that abuse of marijuana for a long time affects the brain [...]
The safety and efficacy of vaccines has been the subject of many studies in the medical field. The disorder was observed in one participant from each of the cohorts in the experiment.
The ages of the study participants were 30 to 55 years, and the follow-up period was between 1976 and 1988. The prospective cohort study was used to show the relationship between the exposure and the [...]
Effects of alcohol use The effects of alcohol on the drinker are dependent on a number of factors. Blood alcohol concentration is the level of alcohol in the blood that causes one to get intoxicated, [...]
This paper will attempt to look at the side effects against the advantages of the Meridia drug. This advice is a manifestation of the fact that the drug is harmful.
Among African American adolescents, there is high prevalence of abuse and addiction with regard to pharmaceutical drugs. There are numerous research undertakings with regard to the issue of abuse and addiction to pharmaceutical drugs.
The financial report made mention of the negative impact of the manufactured drugs, and the decrease of sales of the drugs.
The decrease in the quality of life for most people has increase risk of depression and the subsequent use of antidepressants.
Prohibited all over the United States and in most countries of the world, heroin, weirdly enough, is also used for a number of healthcare purposes.
When buprenorphine is administered orally, the drug is metabolized in the liver and the gut by special enzymes, which leads to the reduction in the proportion of the drug that is available in the bloodstream.
Thimerosal is alleged to increase the exposure of mercury in the vaccine to a substantiated high amount. In fact, the amount of antigens between children with autism and without is the same irrespective of the [...]
Studies attribute the recent increase in the misuse of prescription drugs to an increase in the use of the Internet, which facilitates the growth of illegitimate online drug stores and uncontrolled online prescription drug sales.
Marijuana is the most commonly abused drug among the youths and adults in the United States and other countries in the world.
The factors contributing to the action of drug on a specific organ or organ system of body are interlinked to the route of administration and dosage.
When companies introduce advertisements into the process, they influence the patient's agenda negatively and lead to the commercialization of a highly sensitive industry. Talking about the merits of the drug instead of its risks is [...]
For instance, in response to the ever-expanding public demand for the pharmaceutical products, care, and services, professionalism in this particular field of healthcare practice involves neatly putting on the professional attire to gain the patients [...]
This is a list of medications that can be used to remedy pain: Acetaminophen otherwise called Tylenol; Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications-NSAIDS; Corticosteroids; Narcotics; Anti-Convulsants; and local Anesthetics.
In light of exploration and subjective reports regarding whether to use steroids or not for bodybuilding reasons, it appears there are unquestionably two distinct groups and every camp with primarily divergent viewpoints concerning the advantages [...]
The effects associated with drug abuse tend to vary depending on an individual's age and the phase of drug abuse that the person is in.
The alterations in behavioral traits of animals due to psychoactive drugs are primarily attributed to the changes in the brain functions or inhibition of certain brain components in animals which ultimately translates to changes in [...]
According to the national institute of drug abuse, the active chemical in marijuana, tetrahydrocannabinol, act on the region of the brain responsible for time awareness, sensory, attention, thoughts, memory and pleasure.
In a bid to explore the various impacts that are brought about by drug abuse, I took it upon myself to investigate the various aspects that could have contributed to drug abuse in my neighborhood.
All through the 1800's the process of pharmaceutical compounding was a sole a function of specialized individuals, a fact that led to the discovery of more medicines, for example, Laudanum.
Nevertheless, it is impossible to legalize the use of performance-enhancing substances due to the number of incompatible arguments: these drugs lead to grave health problems; legalization cannot prevent the use of new more dangerous drugs, [...]
It is the purpose of this paper to critically evaluate the functions and side-effects of fertility-enhancing drugs with a view to demonstrate that their benefits outweigh social and health costs.
The focus is on the meat processing industries and how these practices effects transmission rates and resistance of the antibiotics in human beings.
Second, the medication and treatment should be linked to a larger treatment modality that is consistent with the diagnostic formulation. Third, the family should be involved in the treatment plan with full parental consent prior [...]
This has since led to the changes in the ways of production and manufacturing of drugs. This will lead to more development in the field of pharmacology.
A pharmacist that does not have integrity would easily give in and sell the drugs to a relative or a friend.
Over the years, there have been companies that have risen to the top globally as the leaders in biotechnology. In addition to this, such a partnership is very crucial given that pharmaceutical companies have so [...]
It gives the health care providers the benefits of prescribing drug coverage to many individuals Gardasil vaccine has been marketed for a long time as one of the vaccines having the capability of preventing cervical [...]
Adams in this article tries to show that despite the label on psychedelic drugs and the fact that mescaline is among the most harmful of drugs, neglecting of the alkaloids in mescaline should not be [...]
The feelings of hallucination make one to lose consciousness and feel as though in very different world that is full of bliss.
Although such is the case, it is important to note that, majority of diet control pills have adverse effects on individual health, if such individuals never take precaution in their usage.