Try the Free App:
Prime PubMed app for iOS iPhone iPad
Prime PubMed app for Android
Prime PubMed is provided
free to individuals by:
Unbound Medicine.
(Actifed)
39 results
  • Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed): Acetaminophen [BOOK]
    Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed). National Library of Medicine (US): Bethesda (MD)BOOK
  • Acetaminophen is a good choice for analgesia, and fever reduction in nursing mothers. Amounts in milk are much less than doses usually given to infants. Adverse effects in breastfed infants appear to be rare.
  • Priapism, an emerging complication in β-thalassemia intermedia patients. [Case Reports]
    Hemoglobin. 2014; 38(5):351-4.Mallat NS, Wehbe D, … Taher AT
  • The increase in survival rate of β-thalassemia (β-thal) patients allowed for the appearance and manifestation of several complications in almost every organ system. Priapism in β-thal patients is rarely reported in the literature. We herein report and investigate the occurrence of two cases of priapism in two young patients with β-thal intermedia (β-TI). The potential mechanisms are due to either…
  • Diurnal variation of prescribing pattern of primary care doctors in Bahrain. [Journal Article]
    J Eval Clin Pract. 2007 Feb; 13(1):25-30.Damanhori AH, Al Khaja KA, … Al-Ansari TM
  • CONCLUSIONS: A significant diurnal variation in prescribing, and polypharmacy practice were related to the training background of the doctors. This quantitative study provides the baseline data for monitoring primary care prescribing practices in Bahrain. To further evaluate the underlying factors that influence drug use indicators, a qualitative study is needed.
  • Treatment of the common cold. [Randomized Controlled Trial]
    J Med Assoc Thai. 2003 Jun; 86 Suppl 2:S362-72.Supiyaphun P, Kerekhanjananarong V, … Cutchavaree A
  • CONCLUSIONS: Dayquil/Nyquil are as effective as Actifed DM plus paracetamol in controlling the symptoms and signs of the common cold, but have fewer adverse effects. The quality of life assessed during the use of the drugs was significantly higher in the Dayquil/Nyquil group, and according to the patients, they prefered Dayquil/Nyquil more than Actifed DM plus paracetamol.
  • Use of drugs by children. [Journal Article]
    BMJ. 1988 Aug 13; 297(6646):445-7.Rylance GW, Woods CG, … Rylance ME
  • To obtain information on the use of prescribed and non-prescribed drugs in the general population of children 1590 children were surveyed in 1984-5 by weekly questionnaires filled out by parents. Drugs were taken in 13% of the 26 weeks studied and on 9% of the 182 days. Use in the summer and winter was similar. More than half (56%) of all drugs were taken on Saturdays and Sundays. Boys took drugs…
  • Management of middle-ear effusions in children. [Clinical Trial]
    J Laryngol Otol. 1984 Jul; 98(7):677-84.Hughes KB
  • A double-blind placebo controlled trial of Mucodyne (carbocisteine, Berk Pharmaceuticals), Actifed (triprolidine HC1 and pseudoephedrine HC1, Wellcome) and combined Mucodyne and Actifed in the treatment of middle-ear effusions is reported. The trial was undertaken to assess whether either preparation, alone or in combination, would reduce the number of children requiring surgical treatment for th…
  • A suspected case of codeine-induced erythema multiforme. [Case Reports]
    Drug Intell Clin Pharm. 1983 Feb; 17(2):128-30.Ponte CD
  • Erythema multiforme usually presents as an acute inflammatory reaction involving the skin and mucous membranes. Systemic symptoms and organ involvement also can occur. The disease is associated with many illnesses and drugs. A two-year-old child presented to the Family Practice Center with a probable codeine-induced episode of erythema multiforme. The patient had been treated with Actifed-C Expec…
  • Middle ear effusion in children: a report of treatment in 500 cases. [Journal Article]
    West J Med. 1982 Nov; 137(5):370-4.Forquer BD, Linthicum FH
  • Records were studied of 500 children younger than 9 years of age with middle ear effusion who had received one of three treatment strategies: (1) administration of medication, including decongestants, antihistamines or antibiotics (or a combination), (2) administration of medication for a limited time and then surgical therapy if effusion did not resolve or (3) myringotomy done immediately with i…
New Search Next