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on medication

taking medicine for a current medical problem. I can't drive the car since I am on medication. He is on medication and hopes to be well soon.
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As a result, they become noncompliant and stop treatment in hope of relieving the side effects brought on by the medication.
During the study, the participants received an antipsychotic medication and psychosocial treatment at any of 57 U.
The medication system can be considered to consist of several steps:
Most of the disparity was accounted for by differences in costs of drugs other than antiretroviral medications ($1,885 for individuals with the least advanced disease, compared with $14,882 for the sickest patients) and of hospitalization ($1,408 vs.
Although most women are hesitant to take medications while pregnant, it is important to keep in mind that poorly controlled asthma can be harmful to your baby, while most asthma medications are not.
SAZNC-CNA fears that using medication technicians could overburden RNs and LPNs with supervisory responsibilities or leave the technicians without adequate supervision.
The medical module can provide a health center log for manual entries, such as a missed medication, as well as automatic entries--provided by the system--for each treatment, follow-up visit, or change in medication.
In the case of mood medication, the pharmaceutical industry is spending and making stunning amounts of money selling us a story of "chemical imbalances" that their product can safely correct.
There are thirty to forty medications that work by blocking inflammation, according to Dr.
Since March 1, the cuts started affecting about 10 percent of the patients who seek medication at the pharmacy near the county's mental health clinic on Peachland Avenue, the pharmacist said.
Beta-blockers in general are an excellent class of medication, but athletes usually do not like beta-blockers because they tend to impair athletic performance.
Examples of errors and inappropriate medication use are numerous.
They recognize that some symptoms may be side effects of medication the older person is taking for a physical problem, or they may be caused by a co-occurring illness.
Given the lack of pertinent research, it is not surprising to find that reviews of treatment for schizophrenia rarely integrate findings for medication and psychosocial interventions (Ballus, 1997; Johnson, 1977; Torrey, 1986; Vaccaro, Young, & Glynn, 1993).
A new procedure for delivering medication directly to the inner ear has been developed.