• What to Do If You Have Allergic Reactions to Antibiotics?
    Dicloxacillin led the author to develop small rashes, joint pain, and other unusual effects. Find out the signs of drug allergies and how to deal with them. Read more >>

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What to Do If You Have Allergic Reactions to Antibiotics?
What to Do If You Have Allergic Reactions to Antibiotics? Dicloxacillin led the author to develop small rashes, joint pain, and other unusual effects. Find out the signs of a drug allergy and how to deal with them. Read more 
Need to Know:
Need to Know: ACE Inhibitors
Need to Know: ACE Inhibitors ACE inhibitors are widely used to treat hypertension. What are their side effects and are there alternatives to lowering high blood pressure? Read more 
MedShadow TV:
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MedShadow Blog:
4 Reasons Side Effects Happen
In the real world, drugs are interacting with complex systems in the human body and with other drugs in the system. Side effects happen Read more 
FDA Watch:
The Fallacy of Abuse-Deterrent Opioids
The Fallacy of Abuse-Deterrent Opioids Many Rx opioids claim to be abuse deterrent, but the reality is they do little to curb this. A better approach is to curb prescribing of the painkillers. Read more