In medicine, an acute disease is a disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course. It is the opposite of chronic.Learn more >>
Antiretroviral drugs are medications for the treatment of infection by retroviruses, primarily HIV. When several of such drugs, typically three or four, are taken in combination, the approach is known as Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy, or HAART.Learn more >>
A balance disorder is a disturbance that causes an individual to feel unsteady, for example when standing or walking. It may be accompanied by feelings of giddiness or wooziness, or having a sensation of movement, spinning, or floating.Learn more >>
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) refers to any disease of the heart and blood vessels. The most common ones are diseases of the heart muscle, strokes, heart attacks, heart failure and heart disease caused by high blood pressure.Learn more >>
Central nervous system agents are drugs that affect the central nervous system i.e. the brain and the spinal cord, and produce a response that could be used to alleviate or treat a particular medical condition.
Nyxe 10 and Mytra 15 mg & 30 mg are marketed for Novagen by Dr Reddy's Laboratories (Pty) LtdLearn more >>
Serum cholesterol reducers act together with diet, weight-loss and exercise to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke.Learn more >>
Diabetes is a lifelong (chronic) disease in which there are high levels of sugar in the blood. Diabetes can be caused by too little insulin, resistance to insulin, or both. Insulin is a hormone produced by the pancreas to control blood sugar.Learn more >>
Osteoporosis is a progressive bone disease that is characterized by a decrease in bone mass and density which can lead to an increased risk of fracture.Learn more >>
Multivitamins and minerals are used to provide vitamins and minerals that are not taken in through the diet. Multivitamins and minerals are also used to treat vitamin or mineral deficiencies caused by illness, pregnancy, poor nutrition, digestive disorders, certain medications, and many other conditions.
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