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Coronavirus drugs: how well is the hunt for covid-19 treatments going?

By Michael Le Page We may need to build a covid-19 treatment from scratch, instead of relying on known antiviral drugsMICHAEL DANTAS/AFP via Getty Images Several hundred trials of potential treatments for the coronavirus are now underway around the world. Early results suggest a few might slightly reduce the risk of dying from covid-19, but… Read More »

Retail scripts of vaccines, acute drugs decline sharply amid COVID-19 pandemic

It’s understandable that retail prescriptions of drugs have declined since COVID-19 hit the U.S., as patients refrain from visiting physicians. But still, some drugs are suffering terribly, while others appear to be holding steady. Broadly speaking, total prescriptions for drugs for acute use have plummeted by 28% since February, Bernstein analysts noted after going through… Read More »

Utah pharmacy board urges slow steps on using malaria drugs to treat coronavirus – Salt Lake Tribune

Editor’s note: The Salt Lake Tribune is providing readers free access to critical local stories about the coronavirus during this time of heightened concern. See more coverage here. The state of Utah wants to slow down panic buying of two drugs that some health officials — and President Donald Trump — have touted as a… Read More »

Veterans benefit from pain treatment without drugs

A new study finds a lower risk of adverse post-treatment outcomes among returning military service personnel with chronic pain who received nondrug therapy. Share on PinterestNew research shows that some nondrug therapies, including exercise therapy, can help relieve pain in veterans. Many people returning from military deployment experience physical and mental health issues. These can… Read More »

Can u muscle relaxants drugs

Because they will only make your pain and tension worse. Relafen or as it is also known Nabumetone is one of several drugs that are classed as Anti-inflammatory they can also often be referred to as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory. Antispastics are prescribed to treat spasticity caused by neurological disorders, such as cerebral palsy or spinal cord… Read More »