Living with kale and Medicare
Vitamin K abounds in green vegetables, and most people have plenty of it ... All I needed was to do what the doctor wanted me to do in the first place: take a five-milligram vitamin K pill every other day. Now, gratefully, I digress.
Melatonin: Not a Magic Bullet for Sleep
Melatonin does not increase your sleep drive or need for sleep. Melatonin is called the "Vampire Hormone" because it is produced primarily in darkness and inhibited by light. The levels ... Melatonin in pill form does not function like your body's ...
Xeljanz, A Cheaper-But-Expensive $25,000-A-Year Pfizer Pill For Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gets FDA Green Light
Pfizer’s rheumatoid arthritis pill, tofacitinib, was approved fifteen days ahead of the Food and Drug Administration’s decision deadline. The brand name will be Xeljanz ... trials had also studied a 10 milligram dose. Anderson wrote in a note to ...
Getting pills a pain even for legitimate patients
The Dunedin Medicine Shoppe sells oxycodone to legitimate patients for about $1 for a 30-milligram pill. But the drugstore ... One indicator: asking for the light blue pills embossed with the letter "M" — the preferred variety on the street.
Ergocalciferol is vitamin D2. Vitamin D is important for the absorption of calcium from the stomach and for the functioning of calcium in the body. Ergocalciferol is used to treat hypoparathyroidism (decreased functioning of the parathyroid glands).