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How to Take Black Cohosh

Medications & Drugs
Black cohosh (Actaea racemosa or Cimicifuga racemosa) is often used in combination with other herbs to help relieve the discomfort of menopause or for other menstrual disorders. Known also as black snakeroot, macrotys, rattleweed, rattleroot, bugort and bugbane, this herb has been in use for centuri

Vitamin A Side Effects

Medications & Drugs
Vitamins are essential to a health body. However, even too much of a good thing may be harmful. The recommended daily allowance (RDA) of vitamin A is 2,600 IU for children and up to 5,000 for adults. Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that promotes healthy skin, hair, bones and aids in repairing ti

How Chantix Works

Medications & Drugs
How Smoking WorksWhen you smoke, the nicotine in the cigarette enters your body and makes its way to receptors in your brain. When these receptors receive the nicotine, they tell the brain to release a chemical called dopamine. Dopamine is one of the chemicals in the brain that causes you...

Side Effects of Tavist

Medications & Drugs
Tavist is a non-prescription antihistamine used for the treatment of allergies (such as hay fever) and their various symptoms, including runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, itching eyes, skin rash and hives. Tavist can also be used to treat the common cold. As with any medication or nutritional suppl