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Daniel Cardin, Pharm.D.

Medical Writer Member of the SingleCare Medical Board
Daniel Cardin, Pharm.D., graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Pharmacy. He is a Connecticut-based pharmacist and freelance writer focused on drug information and healthcare topics. He has worked in hospital and community pharmacies in various roles, including research, clinical pharmacy, and pharmacy management.
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Mast cell stabilizers: Uses, common brands, and safety information
Drug Info

Mast cell stabilizers: Uses, common brands, and safety information

Mast cell stabilizers are anti-inflammatory drugs used to alleviate asthma and several allergic conditions
Muse side effects and how to avoid them
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Muse side effects and how to avoid them

Common side effects of Muse include problems associated with urethral insertion. Other side effects are more severe but there are ways to minimize problems when taking Muse.
Antiarrhythmics: Uses, common brands, and safety information
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Antiarrhythmics: Uses, common brands, and safety information

Antiarrhythmic drugs help restore and maintain a correct heart rhythm
Viral vaccines: Uses, common brands, and safety information
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Viral vaccines: Uses, common brands, and safety information

Viral vaccines help protect humans against diseases such as COVID-19, HPV, smallpox, and more
Calcineurin inhibitors: Uses, common brands, and safety information
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Calcineurin inhibitors: Uses, common brands, and safety information

Calcineurin inhibitors (CNIs) are prescription drugs that modify the activity of immune cells to help patients with inflammatory conditions or organ transplants
Amoxicillin side effects and how to avoid them
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Amoxicillin side effects and how to avoid them

People taking amoxicillin can experience minor side effects, but serious side effects, and drug interactions with existing medical conditions, are also possible
Lipitor dosage, forms, and strengths
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Lipitor dosage, forms, and strengths

Lipitor dosages vary between 10 mg and 80 mg per day, depending on the condition being treated. Adults with high cholesterol typically take 40 mg of Lipitor per day.
Lamictal dosage, forms, and strengths
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Lamictal dosage, forms, and strengths

The standard Lamictal dosage for adults with bipolar disorder or seizures is 100-400 mg per day
Ativan dosage, forms, and strengths
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Ativan dosage, forms, and strengths

Ativan treats anxiety disorders, anxiety, insomnia, status epilepticus, and to induce sedation before medical procedures
Fluconazole dosage, forms, and strengths
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Fluconazole dosage, forms, and strengths

Fluconazole dosages range from 50 to 400 mg per day depending on the type of fungal infection it's prescribed for
Loratadine dosage, forms, and strengths
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Loratadine dosage, forms, and strengths

The standard loratadine dosage for allergies and hives is 5 to 10 mg per day