Category: Medicine

buccal administration

Buccal administration of medicines

Buccal administration of medication is one of the two ways that medicines can be administered through the oral cavity (mouth). The other one being the sublingual administration. This is different from oral administration of...

Fluoxetine

Fluoxetine (Prozac)

Fluoxetine is an antidepressant that is used to treat depression. It belongs to a class of antidepressants called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI).It can sometimes be used to treat obsessive compulsive disorder and bulimia....

Tramadol

Tramadol

Tramadol is a strong painkiller that is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. It belongs to a class of medicines called opioid. A class of medicines is a group of medications that work...

Losartan

Losartan

Losartan is a medicine that is commonly used to treat high blood pressure and heart failure. It is also used to protect your kidneys if you have diabetes or kidney disease. Your doctor may...

What is PCOS

On metformin for PCOS

Have you been put on metformin for PCOS? Metformin is a medication known for its use in the treatment of diabetes mellitus type, but a good number of women are being put on metformin...