Interesting Articles

Anal Fissures
This article discuss the use of nifedipine for anal fissures.  Most of our local doctors have it made without the lidocaine.  Lidocaine may actually slow healing but decreasing circulation.  Topical Nifedipine Plus Lidocaine Gel Effective for Anal Fissures

This page has information regarding domperidone.  And yes, you can obtain it in Pennsylvania.  Breastfeeding Online: Domperidone

This page is also about domperidone.  It is a little more scientific.  Show it to your physician.  Domperidone in Lactation: Use as a Galactagogue

This article is about the causes and treatments of sore nipples from breastfeeding.  Sore Nipples in Breastfeeding Mothers: Causes and Treatments

Meniere's Disease
This web site has information regarding betahistine and Meniere's Disease.  Serc and Betahistine in the US  Betahistine is also thought to be useful in weight loss.  If you have any questions regarding betahistine and weight loss, please call the pharmacy.

Multiple Sclerosis

This is an exciting article regarding estriol and multiple sclerosis.  Estriol May Ease Relapsing-Remitting MS in Women

This article discusses using testosterone in men with MS.  Testosterone may help men with multiple sclerosis

This article is from the National MS Society regarding aminopyridine and MS.  4-Aminopyridine

This article discusses the use of ABHR for the treatment of nausea.  The article is about Hospice Patients but the medication has been used for patients with all forms of nausea including headaches, flu, cancer and others.  ABHR Gel in the Treatment of Nausea and Vomiting in the Hospice Patient

Neuropathic Pain
This article is more geared toward physicians regarding the topical treatment of neuropathic pain.  Show it to your physician.  The Topical Treatment of Neuropathic Pain

Vitamins and Minerals
Interesting article regarding the benefits of magnesium.  The Magic of Magnesium

This abstract discussed the use of topical gabapentin in the treatment of vulvodynia.  Topical Gabapentin in the Treatment of Localized and Generalized Vulvodynia

Wound Healing
This article is a case studying discussing the use of nifedipine for wound healing.  Show it to your physician.  Transdermal Nifedipine for Wound Healing: Case Reports

Yeast Infections
This is an abstract from a scientific article regarding boric acid suppositories and vaginal yeast infections.  It is a bit technical but the conclusions are easy enough to understand.  Boric Acid Suppoitories for Vaginal Yeast   Infections

This is the whole text of the above article.  Prevalence of Candida glabrata and Its Response to Boric Acid Vaginal Suppositories in Comparison with Oral Fluconazole in Patients with Diabetes and Vulvovaginal Candidiasis


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