Posts Tagged ‘drug treatment’

Phthalates: 4 drugs under supervision

The National Agency for safety of the drug (ANSM) imposes precautions of employment for four drugs containing phthalates in quantities exceeding the thresholds recommended in Europe. The European Agency of the drug (EMA) recently published draft recommendations to guide the use of phthalates as excipients in drugs. But in the meantime the replacement of phthalates […]

Peak flow meters

For asthmatics, measurement of expiratory flow to follow the progression of the disease. This tracking is an indicator of the effectiveness of the treatment and a means of predicting the occurrence of crises. Find out with Doctissimo everything you need to know on this device that has no shortage of breath. According to Dr. Jean-Fran├žois […]

Parkinson’s disease: healing the body and mind

In addition to the new extended-release drug treatment, research focuses on the psycho-social aspects of Parkinson’s disease. An important to lift the veil on many prejudices and allow patients to exonerate it. A man aged 45 has fixed lines and walk “weird.” There is, however, neither depressed nor under the influence of alcohol. It is […]

Stroke: a cascade of events

130 000 vascular accidents (CVAS) are registered each year in France. A quarter of people die. In the majority of cases, others keep more or less important sequelae or even more or less final! Lesions obviously depend on the brain reached territory and the importance and type of circulatory arrest. Various consequences They can touch […]

An antidepressant to the test

A German study attributed to St. John’s wort extract similar efficacy to the drug treatment of light depressions. Used in herbal medicine, this plant is available in pharmacies and in some stores in Dietetics. While this product is the object of a growing media coverage, fact Doctissimo point on its possible effectiveness and risks associated […]