When diet and health modifications have failed to alleviate erectile dysfunction and the patient has tried all forms of the oral medications , the patient must then be counseled on the remaining types of therapies, including the prostaglandin family of medications. These are medications that act locally in the penis to give an erection. This differs from the pill or " Viagra " type of medications that require the central nervous system (i.e., the brain) to tell them to work. This type of medication comes in two preparations and can be delivered in two routes (injection or penile suppository). The first route is by injection into the penis. The common brand name for this medicine is Caverject or alprostadil (generic). This medication also comes in various strengths as the pills do. A lot of patients do not like this option for obvious reasons. It does require the injection of the medicine into the base of the penis. The medication is dispensed in a small via...
Generic Name: SCOPOLAMINE - TRANSDERMAL Pronounced: (sko-PALL-uh-meen) scopolamine Base TD Interactions
Your healthcare professionals (e.g., doctor or pharmacist)
may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring
you for them. Do not start, stop or change the dosage of any medicine before
checking with them first.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or
pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use,
antihistamines (e.g., diphenhydramine, meclizine)
antispasmodics (e.g., atropine, dicyclomine)
certain antiarrhythmic drugs (e.g., quinidine,
certain drugs for Parkinson's disease (e.g., levodopa,
MAO inhibitors (isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue,
moclobemide, phenelzine, procarbazine, rasagiline, selegiline,
phenothiazines (e.g., promethazine,
Generic Name: EPINEPHRINE INHALER - ORAL Pronounced: (ep-in-EFF-rin) Epinephrine Base Inhl Precautions
Before taking epinephrine, tell your doctor or pharmacist
if you are allergic to it; or to similar bronchodilators (e.g., albuterol,
levalbuterol, salmeterol); or to sympathomimetic drugs (e.g., pseudoephedrine);
or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive
ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your
pharmacist for more details.
If you have any of the following health problems, consult
your doctor or pharmacist before using this product:
heart disease (e.g., high blood pressure, abnormal heart
rhythm, coronary insufficiency)
overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism)
low blood potassium level (hypokalemia)
urination problems (e.g., trouble urinating due to enlarged
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