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Prevalence, impact and treatment of primary dysmenorrhea in workers of an academic and research institute.
Dysmenorrhea is one of the cyclical processes in chronic pelvic pain. Dysmenorrhea in women causes a high psychosocial and economic impact. For this reason, we conducted a study to assess the prevalence, impact and use of ...
A hook to the liver and?to sex.
Lack of effects of acemetacin on signalling pathways for leukocyte adherence may explain its gastrointestinal safety
Acemetacin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which is rapidly bioconverted to indomethacin, but produces significantly less gastric damage than indomethacin. This study was performed to investigate several possible ...
ACEMETACIN ANTINOCICEPTIVE MECHANISM IS NOT RELATED TO NO OR K+ CHANNEL PATHWAYS
Indomethacin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for the treatment of acute gout and inflammation. However, its use is limited due to side effects. Acemetacin is a prodrug of indomethacin that exhibits ...
Primary dysmenorrhea among Mexican university students: prevalence, impact and treatment
Objective: To evaluate the prevalence, impact and treatment of primary dysmenorrhea among Mexican university students. Study design: A multiple-choice questionnaire was administered to 1539 students in six university ...
Thalidomide and its analogs: a potential immunomodulatory alternative for treating liver diseases and cirrhosis
Thalidomide is currently used for treating erythema nodosum leprosum, multiple myeloma, angiogenesis, rheumatoid arthritis, graft-versus-host disease, among others. Thalidomide effects are related to its capacity to inhibit ...
Antihyperalgesia Induced by Heliopsis longipes Extract
Heliopsis longipes is an herbaceous plant found in Mexico. Heliopsis longipes is traditionally used for its analgesic and anesthetic properties. Plant extracts may represent a therapeutic advantage for the clinical treatment ...
Pharmacokinetic pharmacodynamic modelling of the analgesic effects of lumiracoxib, a selective inhibitor of cyclooxygenase-2, in ratsbph
This study establishes a pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) model to describe the time course and in vivo mechanisms of action of the antinociceptive effects of lumiracoxib, evaluated by the thermal hyperalgesia test in rats.
Comparison of the efficacy and safety of a novel meloxicam ophthalmic formulation with a reference diclofenac solution in cataract surgery
Anovel topical ophthalmic formulation of the preferential COX-2 inhibitor meloxicam has recently been developed. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of this novel 0.03% meloxicam solution ...