Amitriptyline treats the problem of depression by increasing the already existing serotonin levels and norepinephrine levels present in human brain. Amitriptyline has proved to be highly effective to treat the symptoms of a large numbers of depressive disorders. Amitriptyline is safe but it also has side effects.
Brovana is a bronchodilator (drug type), which is helpful in relaxing muscles and facilitates comfort breathing. People suffering from COPD i.e. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease gets benefited from Brovana inhalation, however; it will not treat asthma attack that has already occurred.
Bactrim contains a combination of two antibiotics, namely ‘sulfamethoxazole’ and ‘trimethoprim’ that help in treating different types of bacterial infection. Bactrim can be used effectively for treating Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia, shigellosis, traveler's diarrhea, bronchitis, and urinary tract infections. Some of the common side effects of Bactrim are rash, mild itching, loss of appetite etc.
Biaxin is effective in treating various infectious diseases caused by bacteria attacking respiratory system & skin. Biaxin can have adverse side effects. Seek emergency medical aid if you develop symptoms of an allergic reaction to Biaxin like hives; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat and difficulty in breathing etc.
Adderall is effective in treating ADHD and narcolepsy as the peak concentrations are attained in three hours after one dose. The use of adderall is safe to use when prescribed by a doctor. Its use is restricted because of its tendency to be addictive and lead to dependence.
Alprazolam is a common benzodiazepine. It regulates the production of the chemicals in the brain that are responsible for anxiety. Alprazolam works effectively well in treating signs and symptoms of anxiety and making a person feel calm and relaxed. The intake of Alprazolam is quite safe. Side effects you are more likely to experience include low BP, heart palpitations, and dizziness while standing up etc.
Atenolol is effective in treating hypertension and angina as it slows the heart rate and lowers blood pressure. It is used to treat angina, hypertension, and after an acute heart attack also called myocardial infarction. Such use decreases the risk of further heart attacks and strokes. The use of atenolol is safe but just like any other medicine, it has some side effects.
Ativan is one of the brands of lorazepam which is taken for the effective treatment of anxiety disorders and also used as a preoperative medicine. Ativan is effective in promoting relaxationn and alleviating anxiety. It can also taken for the cure of prolonged seizures.
Acyclovir is a popular antiviral drug that is used to prevent herpes virus from spreading. It also slows down the growth of the virus in the patient’s body. This drug does not serve as the cure for herpes but just relieves that patient from the symptoms. Acyclovir is pretty safe but there are always some chances of side-effects with the use of Acyclovir. Acyclovir can be used effectively to treat any patients infected by herpes causing viruses such as cold sores, genital herpes, chicken pox and shingles.
The use of Amiodarone is restricted to treating only the life threatening heart rhythm disorders. Amiodarone helps in suppressing and preventing irregular heartbeats or abnormalities in rhythmic heartbeats. The response and effectiveness of Amiodarone is excellent. The severe side-effects that can be caused by the use of Amiodarone include Pneumonitis.
Atorvastatin belongs to a group of medicines known as HMG CoA reductase inhibitors, or "statins. Atorvastatin drug is effective in decreasing cholesterol; nevertheless, its use may be restricted by adverse effects like muscle pain.
Augmentin is a combination of Clavulanate potassium and Amoxicillin. It is a variant of penicillin related antibiotics. Amoxicillin is the active antibiotic component while Clavulanate potassium enhances the effectiveness and duration of action of amoxicillin.
Aricept can be effectively and safely used for mild, moderate, and severe Alzheimer's disease type dementia. Aricept is safe to use but it can trigger allergic reactions such as hives, swelling of face, lips, throat or tongue and difficulty in breathing etc.
Acetaminophen is very effective when it comes to the release of any kind minor aches like the headache and body ache. Acetaminophen is so effective that only after 30 to 60 minutes of its consumption, acetaminophen starts working its way in. The use of acetaminophen as a pain killer is safe.
Aleve is a non-steroidal drug and has a brand name of naproxen. It helps in avoiding or decreasing swelling hence it is an anti-inflammatory drug. Aleve is effectively used as analgesic in cases of minor aches and pains which can be caused by muscles, joint inflammation, menstrual cramps or others. Aleve or naproxen is safe for intake only if it is for temporary relief.