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Relationships: As Important to Your Health as Exercising and Eating Well

There are some things in life that can improve your health. It’s good to exercise and eat the proper foods, but healthy relationships are needed as well. If you don’t have friends to talk to or don’t have people in your life who will lift you up in a positive manner, then it can lead…

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The Importance of Expiration Dates

All pharmaceutical drugs are designed to create some type of beneficial effect in the body, whether to alleviate a headache or reduce inflammation. Different drugs are efficient in different ways, but all drugs have specific instructions that dictate when users should take them. Among the guidelines for these drugs are expiration dates, which suggest that…

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Referring Your Friends Just Got Easier!

In addition to providing users with some of the best medication options available, we offer our customers the chance to join our referral program. Any customer who’s ordered from us previously can refer their friends to join in on the savings by entering their friends’ email addresses at the Refer-a-Friend page. Customers can reach this option…

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Why Are Pharmaceuticals Cheaper Abroad?

Citizens of the United States often bemoan the costs of healthcare, pointing to the ever-increasing prices of prescription drugs as a prime example of what is wrong with the current system. The truth of the matter is that Americans are not wrong about the seemingly exorbitant expenses associated with prescription drugs; in fact, American consumers…

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Seven Medication Myths

Most people tend to self-diagnose and self-medicate due to either their financial restraints or a fear of doctors. It often leads to improper use of drugs and further health complications. But, even with prescriptions drugs, patients tend to ignore the recommendations of their doctors. Becoming well educated about the medications will alleviate the possibility of…

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12 Months of Giving: Alzheimer’s Association

At Planet Drugs Direct, for the 11th month of our 12 Months of Giving program. With the arrival of 2015, we made a resolution to raise money for a different charity each month. In November, we proudly raised $270 for the Alzheimer’s Association!  Throwing Pies for Charity The members of our office staff at Planet Drugs Direct are…

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What Check 21 Can Do For You

With the proliferation of the Internet, American consumers needed a new way to make purchases, and the Check 21 Act gave this to them. For example, when you pay for your goods with a check, the retailer creates an electronic image of it. This eliminates the need for your bank to have the paper version…

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12 Months of Giving: The Nature Conservancy

At Planet Drugs Direct, we’re deeply gratified to be able to provide our customers with high-quality medications at low prices. However, we also seek to make other contributions to society. To that end, we’ve created our “12 Months of Giving” campaign, which lets us raise funds in fun ways. Every month, we’ve been earning money…

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How Does Flovent Help In Preventing Asthma Attacks?

Asthma is a respiratory illness that requires a regimen of medications to control its symptoms. Flovent, or fluticasone propionate, is a medication that is part of a class of drugs called corticosteroids. Corticosteroids are synthetic medications that mimic the steroid hormones that the body creates in the adrenal cortex of the vertebrates. Corticosteroids control inflammation…

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How Does Plavix Prevent a Heart Attack?

Plavix is a prescription medication that can help prevent heart attacks and death in patients who have had a previous heart attack, a stroke, unstable angina or peripheral artery disease (PAD). The drug was approved by the FDA in 1997 and is also sold in its generic form, which is called clopidogrel bisulfate. Understanding the Cause…

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