Symptoms, Causes of Piriformis Syndrome

Symptoms, Causes of Piriformis Syndrome is a neuromuscular condition characterized by hip and buttock pain. This syndrome is often overlooked in clinical settings because its presentation may be similar to that of lumbar radiculopathy, primary sacral dysfunction, or innominate dysfunction. The ability to recognize piriformis syndrome requires an understanding of the structure and function of the piriformis muscle and its relationship to the sciatic nerve. The authors review Read More …

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Test Diagnosis of Piriformis Syndrome, Causes

Test Diagnosis of Piriformis Syndrome is a neuromuscular condition characterized by hip and buttock pain. This syndrome is often overlooked in clinical settings because its presentation may be similar to that of lumbar radiculopathy, primary sacral dysfunction, or innominate dysfunction. The ability to recognize piriformis syndrome requires an understanding of the structure and function of the piriformis muscle and its relationship to the sciatic nerve. The authors Read More …

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Treatment Exercise of Piriformis Syndrome

Treatment Exercise of piriformis syndrome

Treatment Exercise of piriformis syndrome is a neuromuscular condition characterized by hip and buttock pain. This syndrome is often overlooked in clinical settings because its presentation may be similar to that of lumbar radiculopathy, primary sacral dysfunction, or innominate dysfunction. The ability to recognize piriformis syndrome requires an understanding of the structure and function of the piriformis muscle and its relationship to the sciatic nerve. The authors review Read More …

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Causes, Symptoms of Lumbar Disc Herniation

Causes, Symptoms of Lumbar Disc Herniation

Causes, Symptoms of Lumbar Disc Herniation /Spinal disc herniation also is known as a slipped disc, is a medical condition affecting the spine in which a tear in the outer, fibrous ring of an intervertebral disc allows the soft, central portion to bulge out beyond the damaged outer rings. Disc herniation is usually due to age-related degeneration of the outer ring, known as the annulus fibrosis, although trauma, lifting injuries, or straining have Read More …

Treatment of Spinal Disc Herniation, Exercise, Home Remedies

Treatment of Spinal Disc Herniation

Treatment of Spinal Disc Herniation, Exercise, Home Remedies. Lumbar disc herniation is a common condition that frequently affects the spine in young and middle-aged patients.1,5,11 The lumbar intervertebral disc is a complex structure composed of collagen, proteoglycans, and sparse fibrochondrocytic cells that serve to dissipate forces exerted on the spine. As part of the normal aging process, the disc fibrochondrocytes can undergo senescence, Read More …

Causes, Symptoms of Cervical Spondylosis, Diagnosis

Causes, Symptoms of Cervical Spondylosis

Causes, Symptoms of Cervical Spondylosis, Diagnosis. Cervical spondylosis is a generalized disease process affecting all levels of the cervical spine. Cervical spondylosis encompasses a sequence of degenerative changes in the intervertebral discs, osteophytosis of the vertebral bodies, hypertrophy of the facets and laminal arches, and ligamentous and segmental instability. The natural history of cervical spondylosis is associated with the aging process. Senescent and pathologic processes are Read More …

Treatment of Cervical Spondylosis, Exercise, Advices

Treatment of Cervical Spondylosis, Exercise, Advice. Cervical spondylosis is a generalized disease process affecting all levels of the cervical spine. Cervical spondylosis encompasses a sequence of degenerative changes in the intervertebral discs, osteophytosis of the vertebral bodies, hypertrophy of the facets and laminal arches, and ligamentous and segmental instability. The natural history of cervical spondylosis is associated with the aging process. Senescent and pathologic processes are Read More …

Suvorexant; Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Interactions

Suvorexant is an Orexin Receptor Antagonist. The mechanism of action of suvorexant is as an Orexin Receptor Antagonist, and P-Glycoprotein Inhibitor, and Cytochrome P450 3A Inhibitor. Suvorexant is an orexin receptor antagonist used for the treatment of insomnia and sleep disorders. Suvorexant therapy is associated with rare occurrence of transient serum enzyme elevations but has not been implicated in cases of clinically apparent liver injury. Suvorexant is Read More …

Desvenlafaxine; Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Interactions

desvenlafaxine

Desvenlafaxine is a synthetic phenethylamine bicyclic derivative with antidepressant activity. Desvenlafaxine is a selective reuptake inhibitor of serotonin and norepinephrine due to its high binding affinities to the pre-synaptic serotonin and norepinephrine transporters. By blocking both transporters, this agent prolongs neurotransmitter activities of both serotonin and norepinephrine, thereby alleviating depressive state. O-Desmethylvenlafaxine is a metabolite of Venlafaxine. Desvenlafaxine (brand name: Pristiq), also known as O-desmethyl venlafaxine, is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor class developed and marketed by Wyeth (now part of Read More …

Viagra Treatment for all with the ‘little blue pill…

Viagra treatment for all

Viagra treatment for all with the ‘little blue pill…Study results suggest that PDE-5 inhibitors could have a role in treating cancer, heart failure, neurodegenerative diseases, circulatory disorders, and even infectious diseases, but the road to approval for new indications may not be smooth. The infamous ‘little blue pill’, Viagra (sildenafil), is one of the world’s most successful products of drug Read More …

Venlafaxine; Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Interactions

Venlafaxine is a synthetic phenethylamine bicyclic derivative with antidepressant activity. Venlafaxine and its active metabolite, O-desmethylvenlafaxine (ODV), are potent inhibitors of neuronal serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake and weak dopamine reuptake inhibitors. This agent may reduce hormone-related vasomotor symptoms. (NCI04) Venlafaxine is a serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor widely used as an antidepressant. Venlafaxine therapy can be associated with transient asymptomatic elevations in serum aminotransferase levels and has been linked to rare instances of clinically apparent acute liver injury. Mechanism of Read More …

Veratrum Album; Uses, Dosage, Site Effects, Interactions

Veratrum album

Veratrum album is a poisonous plant that can easily be mistaken for the yellow gentian, Gentiana lutea, used in beverages. Two adult men were brought to the emergency department six hours after drinking gentian spirit. Each presented with nausea and vomiting, preceded by a headache, developed within one hour after ingestion and followed by diarrhea in one of the patients. Read More …

Squilla Maritima; Uses, Dosage, Site Effects, Interactions

Squilla Maritima

Squilla maritima is commonly known as Squill, Sea Onion, or Scilla maritima. It is a red or white bulb grown in the Mediterranean that contains several glycosides. Toxicity can cause 2nd and 3rd-degree heart blocks, hot, dry skin with an elevated pulse, fever, gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, emesis, hematuria, anuria, arrhythmia, stupor, paralysis, and death in 10-24 hours. Acts especially on mucous membranes Read More …

Causticum; Uses, Dosage, Site Effects, Interactions

Causticum

Causticum is used often in homeopathic practice, either as an individual remedy or in combination remedies. It is used as a remedy for chronic disease, wound healing (including second- and third-degree burns), and to increase energy levels as demonstrated in ten provings. Causticum was evaluated using acute and chronic inflammatory models in vivo. The administration of concentrated Causticum solution into Read More …