• After taking a dose of Ciplactin, patients may experience unusual drowsiness or weakness as side effects of treatment. (livestrong.com)
  • BEFORE side effects make you skip or reduce doses, talk to your health care provider about changing drugs! (thebody.com)
  • Understanding these side effects can relieve fears and help you cope better. (webmd.com)
  • It can be especially challenging for CML patients to cope with side effects, as they may be required to take a pill every day, perhaps twice a day, for an indefinite period of time. (cancercare.org)
  • By talking to members of your health care team about any side effects that you are experiencing, your team can work with you to help you cope with them. (cancercare.org)
  • Cancer Care provides free, professional support services to cope with treatment side effects, as well as reliable cancer information and resources. (cancercare.org)
  • The dycyclomine side effects can be difficult to cope with. (brighthub.com)
  • There is no treatment for chemo brain, but doctors have recommended some other methods to help patients cope and combat such side effects. (mesothelioma.com)
  • Tiredness is a common effect of docetaxel therapy and can last for some weeks after treatment has ended. (news-medical.net)
  • For the Men C / Hib and pneumococcal vaccines, any side effects, such as fever, tiredness, or 'just not right' usually show in the first few days after the vaccine and last 24-48 hours. (netmums.com)
  • You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. (medicinenet.com)
  • Some people (such as those with liver or kidney disease) may body processes drugs more slowly than normal, and could have higher drug levels in their systems and have increased risk of ore side effects. (thebody.com)
  • I first learned of the unexpected side effects of fluoroquinolones early in my faculty career when I read Stephen Fried's book, Bitter Pills: Inside the Hazardous World of Legal Drugs . (forbes.com)
  • There are drugs and other therapies can prevent or manage many side effects. (lls.org)
  • A general side effect associated with many chemotherapeutic drugs used to treat cancer and, sometimes, anti-HIV drugs. (thebody.com)
  • As with all drugs, tyrosine kinase inhibitors have the potential for side effects. (cancercare.org)
  • But these drugs don't come without some very serious side effects. (foxnews.com)
  • It also helps the side effect of depression that goes with the drugs as well as help you ask intelligent/informed questions when seeing your gastroenterologist. (dailystrength.org)
  • Today's MIT Technology Review details a new method of predicting adverse effects of new experimental drugs. (medgadget.com)
  • This allowed them to compare and ultimately predict the overall effect each of these existing drugs would have on cells. (medgadget.com)
  • For example, four existing drugs currently not used for treating cancer were found to be grouped together with cancer-inhibiting drugs, suggesting that they had similar effects on inhibiting cancer growth, which was later verified. (medgadget.com)
  • Understanding more about the causes of immunotherapy-related side effects and being able to identify patients most at risk for them could help doctors to select immunotherapy drugs for patients in the future, noted Dr. Dubbs. (cancer.gov)
  • To advance research in this area, investigators have been documenting complications associated with immunotherapy drugs , studying the biological mechanisms, modifying immunotherapy drugs to reduce their side effects , and increasing awareness of potential side effects among clinicians and patients. (cancer.gov)
  • For example, the side effects of immunotherapy drugs and new ways to manage them were discussed at a recent scientific meeting on emergency medicine for treating patients with cancer, hosted by the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. (cancer.gov)
  • The immune-related side effects of immunotherapy highlight a fundamental difference between these drugs and other cancer treatments: Conventional treatments such as chemotherapy kill tumor cells directly, whereas immunotherapy does not. (cancer.gov)
  • The efficacy and administration of antipsychotic drugs for specific psychotic disorders are also described separately, as are antipsychotic poisoning, tardive dyskinesia, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, and other antipsychotic drug side effects. (uptodate.com)
  • Additional drugs can be prescribed to treat this side effect. (mskcc.org)
  • Some patients are lucky to get the drugs and have a wonderful response with the cancer 'seeming to melt away' without any side effects at all. (cnn.com)
  • More commonly a patient will have one or two minor side effects from one or more of the drugs. (cnn.com)
  • Studies have shown, however, that Prozac and other drugs in its class could be linked to serious side effects. (lawyersandsettlements.com)
  • Antiretroviral drug chart A one-page reference guide to the anti-HIV drugs licensed for use in the European Union, with information on formulation, dosing, key side-effects and food restrictions. (aidsmap.com)
  • Side effects are also commonly known as adverse effects. (springer.com)
  • These products are very powerful but they do bear some burden of adverse effects," Inzerillo told FOXNews.com. (foxnews.com)
  • Although young puppies and kittens exposed this frequently to vaccine antigens may not demonstrate overt adverse effects, their relatively immature immune systems may be temporarily or more permanently harmed. (1800petmeds.com)
  • Fluoroquinolones already contain black-box warnings for these side effects as well as other warnings about potentially irreversible peripheral neuropathy and potential worsening of myasthenia gravis, an autoimmune disorder that causes muscle weakness and fatigue. (forbes.com)
  • Within months of being on this drug, I developed nasty side effects: swelling of my face, weight gain, muscle weakness, loss of muscle mass, thinning of my skin and bones, increased bouts of infections, mood swings, personality changes and worst of all severe depression. (shirleys-wellness-cafe.com)
  • While it remains to be seen if and how the backlash will impact Hers (the company has taken down that particular ad but is still promoting Propranolol sans side effect warnings in paid ads on Instagram and Facebook), the event shines light on a larger issue: Responsible marketing of telemedicine in the Instagram age. (yahoo.com)
  • Q. Are men not well informed about prostate cancer and side effects? (dailypress.com)
  • And the exact side effects of this procedure may vary from person to person depending upon his/her medical history and general health. (buzzle.com)
  • In this article, we look at how kojic acid is used, what possible health benefits it might have, and what the potential risks and side effects are. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Talk to your health care provider about what side effects to expect. (thebody.com)
  • In some cases, your health care provider can write you a prescription for something you can take to deal with a side effect if it gets severe. (thebody.com)
  • I would report your side effects to a health care professional asap. (medhelp.org)
  • Congestive heart failure (impaired ability of the heart to pump blood) and left ventricular dysfunction (impaired functioning of the left side of the heart), particularly in patients with other health issues and risk factors. (lls.org)
  • Keep in mind that side effects can vary from person to person, and all of these side effects can be treated by your health care team. (cancercare.org)
  • Understanding the biological, psychological, as well as sociocultural factors in the context of health also requires thorough understanding about beneficial side effects. (springer.com)
  • Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. (drugs.com)
  • Side effects of chemotherapy will depend mainly on the type of drug, the dose, how it's given and your overall health. (cancer.ca)
  • Most patients, benefit from nabumetone and other NSAIDs with few side effects. (medicinenet.com)
  • In patients with type 2 diabetes the cells in their bodies are resistant to the glucose-removing effect of the insulin, and the liver produces too much glucose, resulting in high blood sugar levels. (medicinenet.com)
  • Most patients can manage their side effects without stopping therapy. (lls.org)
  • In a study on patients with chronic pain, it was found to produce certain other additional effects like decreases pain and better perceived control on pain, which are beneficial side effects of the intervention (Jensen et al. (springer.com)
  • Sinus irritation can contribute to side effects of sneezing, increased thirst or sore throat in certain patients. (livestrong.com)
  • If patients are worried about the long-term side effects, I'd encourage them to discuss it with their doctors," Wong says. (shirleys-wellness-cafe.com)
  • there was a similar incidence of myocardial infarction toxicity from either right- or left-sided breast cancer radiated patients. (cancersupportivecare.com)
  • Researchers at the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center report in the journal Clinical Cancer Research that a tool developed at UNC could potentially help doctors better identify patients at high risk for toxic side effects that could require hospitalizations. (eurekalert.org)
  • Shlomit Strulov Shachar, MD, the study's first author, said they found that low measures of muscle quality and quantity in patients with early-stage breast cancer were linked to serious side effects and hospitalizations. (eurekalert.org)
  • The effects of PAXIL in hospitalized depressed patients have not been adequately studied. (rxlist.com)
  • Before you line up for your prescription, it's worth noting that other patients report clomipramine side effects that are not quite as entertaining. (latimes.com)
  • To help patients maintain their quality of life during chemotherapy, Moffitt Cancer Center emphasizes side effect management as part of our comprehensive approach to cancer care. (moffitt.org)
  • Moffitt's team can also provide side effect management advice, such as dietary suggestions and activity modifications, as well as integrate various healing and wellness services into patients' recovery plans. (moffitt.org)
  • Nutrition services counseling, which can help patients limit digestive distress and other side effects, is also available. (moffitt.org)
  • Some patients receiving immunotherapy develop inflammation of the inner lining of the colon, the lungs, or heart muscle , among other side effects associated with an overly active immune system. (cancer.gov)
  • The drug causes the fat you don't absorb to pass directly out of the body, which means that if you eat too much fat you may wind up with the unpleasant side effects of gas with oily spotting, loose stools, and more frequent stools that may be hard to control. (foxnews.com)
  • In March, John Pettigrew, a 58-year-old plumber from England, experienced this unpleasant side effect, which Pfizer does warn of in the prescribing information that is given to users. (foxnews.com)
  • They are associated with little sedation, weight gain, or anticholinergic activity, but a high risk for extrapyramidal side effects. (uptodate.com)
  • The low-potency FGAs (chlorpromazine and thioridazine) are dosed in 100s of milligrams and have high histaminic and muscarinic activity with a corresponding increased prevalence of sedation and anticholinergic effects, but lower risk of extrapyramidal side effects. (uptodate.com)
  • For each symptom and the symptom complex as a whole, ASA-caffeine-butalbital were shown to have significantly superior clinical effects to either component alone. (rxlist.com)
  • The beneficial side effects have been reported in various clinical research. (springer.com)