As the popularity and income of the pharmaceutical industry grew, pharmaceutical firms began forming partnerships with laboratories and research groups in order to expedite the development of new products and the improvement of existing ones.
One of the significant benefits resulting from the provisions was that there were no external agencies or companies such as Medicare allowed to influence drug prices since the legislation prohibited the act.
This paper aims to study the case of Lanesha Johnson to observe the influence of cultural, social, and emotional factors on her medication non-adherence and to develop questions and interventions which might help to improve [...]
The scope of the problem of stimulant abuse is quite important in nowadays medicine since the application of amphetamine is not explored in an in-depth manner.
The use of levocarnitine and l-acetylcarnitine has several benefits including improvement of the motor, cognitive and behavioral functioning. A study with a high dose l-carnitine treatment in a transgenic mouse model of Huntington's disease demonstrated [...]
Some of the common medications used in the treatment of depression and back pain are antidepressants. However, data on the effectiveness of SSRIs in the treatment of depression and back pain is inconsistent.
Florida State laws that aim at regulating the duties and responsibilities of NPs remain to be one of the strictest in America.
Because PT complained of having depression and suicidal thoughts in the past, it is also crucial to ensure that this patient can deal with his anxiety through medication and therapy.
The current evidence presents several ways to stratify and minimize patient risk of opioid addiction, among which one may enumerate utilization of primary care providers, patient-centered delivery of opioid pain therapy, continuous monitoring, education, and [...]
Benzodiazepines produce a mostly positive effect on older adult patients with psychiatric issues, yet dosage should be verified carefully due to the threat of patients developing a dependency on the specified type of medications; Slow [...]
Based on the assessment of the complexities encountered by ongoing and novice alliances, it is possible to determine the main directions of activities.
The focus of this study was to investigate the possible causes of the resistance, its prevalence, and ways of dealing with the problem.
The main variables observed in this study will be the following: the efficiency of Xenical for weight loss in the UAE populations and the preferences linked to the use of Xenical compared to other medications [...]
The hypotheses are the following: The effectiveness of Xenical is seen as sufficient by the population of the UAE. The effectiveness of Xenical is seen as insufficient by the same population.
In order to reduce the negative impact of the increased control of the US government over the pharmaceutical industry, big companies have offshored their clinical research and trial activities to China and other emerging economies.
As for the particular factors that may be regarded as important when it comes to the medicalization of this condition, it is necessary to mention that a lot of people experiencing excessive sweating have increased [...]
Since the cases of Parkinsonism symptoms development as a result of using some medications are numerous, scientists are constantly working on the improvement of the techniques employed in the treatment of Parkinsonism and Parkinson's disease.
A recent clinical trial involving a comparison of Rituximab and IV cyclophosphamide initiation in patients with severe symptoms found that the former has fewer side effects but comparable efficacy to the latter.
The following paper will describe and compare the coverage of prescription drugs in the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates.
A positive value is expected, and the prolongation of vancomycin's life is possible in the case where vancomycin has a proper molecular weight.
The creation of any plan of care requires the investigation of different factors, as well as the relationships that may exist between a drug and a patient's body.
However, the modern era of atherosclerosis has focused on the inflammatory process and the proliferation of smooth muscle cells in the arterial intima as a nidus for forming atherosclerotic plaques. The injury to the arterial [...]
The crux of the paper will dwell into the main principles of Psychopharmacology and delve into the role that these play in the Psychopharmacology process.
The purpose of this paper is to consider the possible consequences of antibiotics overuse and to analyze the possible ways to minimize their effects on health.
First and most obvious, the enhancement of the quality standards can be carried out by the manager so that the prescription of psychotropic medication should be provided in the cases that actually need the application [...]
Generic drugs are approved by the FDA in the US only if they have the same active ingredients and require to be given in the same dosage and through the same mode of administration as [...]
Besides, the United States' efforts to alleviate differences should be incorporated into the plan to reform health care by promoting the quality of care provided to the individual patient.
Thus, drug labeling is the policy of medications, solutions, and container labeling which might lead to reducing the rate of medication errors in the nurse's practice. Medication labeling policy might be helpful to reduce the [...]
Speaking about the particular communication skills that are essential for the specialist, it is important to remember about the pharmacist's ability to concentrate on the specific needs of the client.
The company had to provide a summary of the side effects of the product in published advertisements, and only the major risks of the drug in broadcast commercials.
The racial differences in the response to different drugs should be taken into account when prescribing medications and treatments, for instance, if the potential risk and impact of side effects may be crucial.
It is as a result of this fact that numerous precautions and measures have been put in place to ensure that the overall health of the public is guaranteed.
Second, there is the need for pharmacists to understand that MTM will significantly increase the utilization of the healthcare services at the IDN and subsequently reduce the costs related to traditional care provision where physicians [...]
The writer of the article as well informs the consumers of the fatal liver damage caused by acetaminophen overdose. According to this article, most of the patients are ignorant on the content of acetaminophen contained [...]
The additional benefit is that they are allowed to be used not only by adult people; the treatment with the use of NSAIDs is also possible for children.
In this paper, the rationale for cultural competence will be discussed in terms of two documents, the Oath of a Pharmacist and the Code of Ethics for Pharmacists, to explain their roles and the behavior [...]
When instilling ophthalmic suppositories, the patients should not touch the tip of the medicine flask or tube to the eye. The latter is done in order to evade the transmission of bacteria to the medicine [...]
When a prescription is carefully chosen to be given out, the pharmacy structure will show the pharmacists the provisioning event that has been pre-accomplished on the base of the prescription facts.
For instance, in children under 6, the development of the disease is typically preceded by the asthma-like symptoms that manifest themselves roughly at the age of three.
Different pricing strategies can be used in the health care industry to state the competitive advantage and correlate between costs and prices.
The combination of Ibuprofen and acetaminophen are effective for the patients, who want to reduce and control the level of pain.
Consequently, the scenario that relates to low levels of potassium transpires when Digoxin and Thiazide interact and initiate increased secretion of sodium in the body.
In the presented case of a diabetic foot ulcer, part of nursing care planning work is identifying connections among various elements of the patient's treatments, such as pathophysiological patient experiences, causes and risk factors, and [...]
The main question to be addressed in the current paper is whether the advantages obtained from trade with Indian pharmaceutical industry outnumber the losses for the US and other countries.
Valproic acid, also known as Depakote can be regarded as a form of medication that is suitable for treating bipolar disorder that is characterized by significant shifts in the mood. This is one of the [...]
For instance, one of the daunting questions is whether it is, in fact, reasonable and rational from both the scientific and ethical points of view to prescribe medication to children that were tested on the [...]
Medical personnel argue that some of the patients fail to take the full dosage due to ignorance; a case that will aggravate the patient's susceptibility due to the overall resistance in the long run.
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.