Medication Assisted Treatment During Pregnancy, Postnatal and Beyond

Medication Assisted Treatment During Pregnancy, Postnatal and Beyond

Cathleen Otero: Good morning, or is it afternoon, depending on what time zone you’re in. This is Cathleen Otero, Deputy Director of the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare, …

Overview of Invega a Prescription Medication Used to Treat Schizophrenia

Overview of Invega a Prescription Medication Used to Treat Schizophrenia

Invega is a prescription medication used for the treatment of schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder. Invega belongs to a group of drugs called atypical antipsychotics. It may work by changing the activity …

Do I have to be on medication forever? Twitter Thursday! #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton

Do I have to be on medication forever? Twitter Thursday! #KatiFAQ | Kati Morton

Hey everybody. Happy Thursday. And since it’s Thursday, I’m on twitter. And so if you have asked your questions using the #KatiFAQ I have found a bunch of them. And I …

Exforge HCT Medication Overview

Exforge HCT Medication Overview

Exforge HCT is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. It is a combination product that contains 3 medications: amlodipine, a calcium channel blocker; valsartan, an ARB; and hydrochlorothiazide, …

Prescription Medication Ranitidine Overview

Prescription Medication Ranitidine Overview

Prescription ranitidine is used to treat ulcers, GERD, erosive esophagitis, and other conditions. Ranitidine is in a class of medications called H2 blockers. It decreases the amount of acid made in …

Crestor a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Cholesterol Levels – Overview

Crestor a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Cholesterol Levels – Overview

Crestor, the brand-name form of rosuvastatin, is a prescription medication used to treat high cholesterol levels and to prevent heart disease. Crestor belongs to a group of drugs called HMG-CoA reductase …

Seroquel XR, A Medication to Treat Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder in Adults – Overview

Seroquel XR, A Medication to Treat Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder in Adults – Overview

Seroquel XR, the brand-name form of quetiapine, is a prescription medication used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in adults. Seroquel XR belongs to a group of drugs called antipsychotics. The …

Medication Assisted Treatment For Families Affected by Substance Abuse Disorders

Medication Assisted Treatment For Families Affected by Substance Abuse Disorders

Hanh: Thank you for joining our webinar series on “Medication-Assisted Treatment.” This is the first webinar in our two-part series, so without further ado, I’d like to turn it over to …

Tecfidera a Prescription Medication Used to Treat Multiple Sclerosis – Overview

Tecfidera a Prescription Medication Used to Treat Multiple Sclerosis – Overview

Tecfidera, the brand name form of dimethyl fumarate, is a prescription medication used to treat multiple sclerosis. Tecfidera belongs to a group of drugs called fumaric acid esters. The exact way …

Information on Benicar a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Blood Pressure

Information on Benicar a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Blood Pressure

Benicar is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. Benicar is in a class of medications called angiotensin II receptor antagonists. It works by blocking the action of certain …