Darkness prompts the pineal gland to start producing melatonin while light causes that production to stop. As a result, melatonin helps regulate circadian rhythm and synchronize our sleep-wake…

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Melatonin may act as an antioxidant in gametes (ovaries and in sperm), removing free radicals and preventing cellular damage. Because healthy egg and sperm production is the first…

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What should I do if I missed a dose of Phentermine (Lomaira)? Take the medicine as soon as you can, but skip the missed dose if it is…

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Sedatives are usually administered to children through a peripheral IV catheter. They may feel slight pressure or a sharp pinch when the catheter is inserted. Some children younger…

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Most weight loss takes place within the first six months of using the medication. Since ADIPEX can be addictive, it’s possible to develop a drug dependence or even…

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The total testosterone level was significantly lower in the sertraline group compared with the control group [40.87 (22.37-46.8) vs. 15.87 (13.53-19.88), p < 0.01]. Can antidepressants lower testosterone?...

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How much will generic Latuda cost? After a long wait, generic Latuda (lurasidone), used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, has been approved by the FDA and should…

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The most common side effect is feeling sleepy (drowsy) during the daytime. It’s not recommended to use lorazepam for longer than 4 weeks. If lorazepam makes you feel…

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