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Advair Diskus (fluticasone/salmeterol) : Know Your Drug
 
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In this episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Jake Messina and Matthew Gaeto discuss the prescription drug Advair Diskus (fluticasone/salmeterol). Advair is commonly prescribed to prevent chronic obstructive pulminary disease (COPD). This information is a general guideline and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Advair should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Flomax (tamsulosin) : Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Phil DeBiasio and Dai-Nghia Khuong discuss the prescription drug Flomax (tamsulosin). Flomax is commonly prescribed to treat BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) and bladder outlet obstuction/dysfunction. This information is a general guideline and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Flomax should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Lipitor (Atorvastatin): Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Bryan Kudlawiec and Greg Hare discuss hyperlipidemia, also known as high cholesterol. They highlight some of the important points of this disease state and risks involved with it. Discussion on how Lipitor works to help improve cholesterol levels and other important information such as side effects, monitoring parameters, and common usage. This information is general guidelines and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Lipitor should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium) : Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Matthew Diehl and Tyler Heberle discuss GERD, also known as gastric esophageal reflux. They highlight some of the important points of this disease state and the risks involved with it. They will also discuss how Nexium (esomeprazole) works to help decrease stomach acid production to alleviate symptoms and other important information such as side effects, monitoring parameters, and common usage. This information is general guidelines and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Nexium (esomeprazole) should use this medication according to their prescriber.
Metoprolol (Lopressor or Toprol XL) - Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Bryan Kudlawiec and Greg Hare discuss the medication Metoprolol, also known as Lopressor or Toprol XL. Metoprolol is prescribed to treat a wide variety of disease states, but today Bryan and Greg talk about its importance in treating hypertension or high blood pressure. They highlight some of the important points of this disease state and risks involved with it. Discussion on how Metoprolol works to help decrease blood pressure and other important information such as side effects, monitoring parameters, and common usage. This information is general guidelines and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Metoprolol should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Lexapro (Escitalopram) - Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Bryan Kudlawiec and J.J. Leffler discuss the medication Lexapro. Lexapro is commonly prescribed to treat depression. We highlight some of the important points of this disease state and risks involved with it. Discussion on how Lexapro works to help treat depression and other important information such as side effects, monitoring parameters, and common usage. This information is general guidelines and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Lexapro should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Plavix (Clopidogrel): Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Matt Diehl and Nickolas Smithmyer discuss the prescription drug Plavix (Clopidogrel). Plavix is commonly prescribed to prevent strokes, heart attacks, and blood clots. This information is a general guideline and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Plavix should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Singulair (montelukast) : Know Your Drug
 
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In this episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Matthew Gaeto and Jake Messina discuss the prescription drug Singulair (montelukast). Singulair is commonly prescribed to prevent asthma, exersize induced bronchospasms and seasonal allergies. This information is a general guideline and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Singulair should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Lyrica (pregabalin) - Know Your Drug
 
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In this episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Phil Debiasio and Dai-Nghia Khuong discuss the prescription drug Lyrica (pregabaln). Lyrica is commonly prescribed in patients with pain associated with diabetic peripheral nueropathy, fibromyalgia, postherpatic nueralgia, and seizures in adults. This information is a general guideline and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Lyrica should use this medication according to their prescriber!
Tenormin (Atenolol) : Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Michael Geishauser and Michael Ballow discuss hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. They highlight some of the important points of this disease state and the risks involved with it. They will also discuss how Tenormin (Atenolol) works to help improve blood pressure and other important information such as side effects, monitoring parameters, and common usage. This information is general guidelines and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Tenormin (Atenolol) should use this medication according to their prescriber.
Valtrex (Valacyclovir) : Know Your Drug
 
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In this week's episode of Know Your Drug, Brothers Scott Craig and Marc Wilner discuss Valtrex (Valacyclovir) and its uses against Genital Herpes. They highlight some of the important points of this disease and risks involved with it. They will also discuss how Valtrex (Valacyclovir) works to help improve symptoms of Genital Herpes and other important information such as side effects, monitoring parameters, and common usage. This information is general guidelines and is not meant to replace physician orders. Patients using Valtrex (Valacyclovir) should use this medication according to their prescriber