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How Maine is Leading the Charge on Affordable Medications for Americans

Maine once again is at the forefront in regards to affordable medication for Americans. In June of last year Maine passed a law allowing Mainers to order from licensed pharmacies in Canada, the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia. The good news for PlanetDrugsDirect customers in Maine is that we offer prescriptions from Canada,…

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How Atorvastatin Calcium can Lower the LDL Cholesterol in Your Body

Atorvastatin calcium is marketed under the trade name Lipitor and is doctor prescribed in 10, 20, 40 or 80 milligrams. Drug dosage is dependent on therapeutic response. In addition to atorvastatin calcium, it contains inactive ingredients, such as calcium carbonate, magnesium stearate and lactose. It is often prescribed to lower LDL cholesterol in combination with…

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Efficacy of Fluticasone Propionate Against Allergic Rhinitis

Allergic rhinitis is an inflammation of the nasal airways due to allergens, such as dust, animal dander and pollen. Overall, those with allergic rhinitis have a sensitized immune system. The allergen produces the antibody immunoglobulin E and typically causes symptoms like rashes, flu, watery eyes, itching and sneezing. Fluticasone propionate nasal spray is an intranasal…

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Sitagliptin to Increase the Insulin Production in Pancreas

Sitagliptin is an FDA-approved drug and is marketed under the trade name Januvia for treatment of diabetes mellitus type 2. According to WebMD, type 2 diabetes is the most common and affects up to 95 percent of Americans with diabetes. Unlike type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes makes insulin but not enough. Known as insulin…

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What Other Approved Medical Conditions May Sildenafil Citrate Treat?

Virtually everyone knows what Viagra is used to treat. Sildenafil Citrate, the generic name for the drug, is continuously prescribed to men around the globe as a way to treat erectile dysfunction. However, it is possible that the drug can be used to treat an array of other medical conditions. Various off-label uses have been…

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Understanding Your Medication – How Does Seretide Diskus Treat Asthma Symptoms

Seretide Diskus contains fluticasone and salmeterol. Fluticasone is a corticosteroid that performs a number of functions. It is used to control the inflammatory response in the lungs. When inhaled, it is absorbed by the airways and lungs. Specifically, it prevents the allergic and immune responses. With asthma, the airways tighten up, and mucus can make…

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Can Duloxentine Hydrochloride Treat General Anxiety Disorder?

Duloxetine hydrochloride is a norepinephrine and serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) in the central nervous system. It is highly protein bound, quickly metabolized by the liver and largely distributed throughout the tissues. According to the U.S. Library of Medicines National Institutes of Health, it is indicated for those who suffer from general anxiety disorder (GAD). Historically,…

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Understanding Your Medication – How Does Flixotide Inhaler Work?

When you use a Flixotide inhaler, it’s very important to know how it works. This is a product that you can use daily as a way to reduce the redness and swelling in your throat and lungs and help to reduce the sensitivity in the airways. According to Asthma Australia, a Flixotide inhaler is categorized as…

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How Does Rosuvastatin Calcium Decrease the Risk of Stroke?

Rosuvastatin Calcium is a cholesterol-lowering medicine that is taken orally to decrease the risk of stroke. Rosuvastatin Calcium is an adjunctive therapy (therapy that is used in conjunction with other measures, as opposed to the main source of therapy) to lower bad cholesterol and increase good cholesterol, notably LDL-C and HDL-C, respectively. LDL-C is low-density lipoprotein.…

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Planet Drugs Direct, Who We Are and Why We Might Stop Accepting Credit Cards

PlanetDrugsDirect is a licensed mail order pharmacy, a member of the Canadian International Pharmacy Association (CIPA), and a 5 check rated pharmacy by PharmacyChecker.com. We are one of the very best places in the world to get high quality, low cost prescription drugs, safely, with a prescription written by a healthcare professional licensed to practice…

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