How statins could boost your love life: Cholesterol lowering drugs 'reduce erectile dysfunction'
Statins are known for lowering cholesterol but they could also improve your ... scores with statins was approximately one-third to one-half of what has been reported with drugs like Viagra, Cialis or Levitra,' said study lead investigator Dr John Kostis ...
A Second Bullet For Cholesterol
There is nothing the pharmaceutical industry likes better than a pill that can reduce the risk of disease for millions of people if taken every day. In other words, drugmakers love statins. These cholesterol ... a new class of blockbuster drugs.
What is endometrial cancer? What is uterine cancer?
Endometrial cancer, also known as womb cancer or uterine cancer, is a type of cancer that begins in the ... Contraception - long-term use of the combined contraceptive pill has been associated with a lower risk of developing endometrial cancer, as have ...
Drug Clears Clogged Arteries
A cholesterol-lowering drug has for the first ... as safe as other drugs in this class, which are generally considered to be well tolerated, Nissen said. But he acknowledged more research is needed to make sure it or other statins at high doses could ...
8 drugs doctors wouldn't take
Heck, the PDR is medication — a humongous sleeping pill ... two other drugs of that class, Bextra and Vioxx, were pulled off the market due to a similar risk of heart damage. The caveat to the consumer? In 2004, the FDA advised doctors to consider ...