Calcitonin

Two Case Reports on the Treatment of Acute Migraine with Niacin

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Two Case Reports on the Treatment of Acute Migraine with Niacin: Its Hypothetical Mechanism of Action Upon Calcitonin-Gene Related Peptide and Platelets

Presents case reports on the treatment of acute migraine with niacin. Nature of migraine headaches; Therapeutic effectiveness of niacin; Interactions between prostaglandin D2 and the calcitonin-...

The Study of Electroacupuncture on Cerebral Blood Flow in Rats With and Without Cerebral Ischemia

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Electroacupuncture (EA) is widely used to treat disorders of the nervous system, such as stroke. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of EA on cerebral blood flow (CBF) in c...

Osteoporosis, Part 2; Treatment Review; Estrogens, Progesterone, Phytoestrogens, Androgens, Bisphosphonates, Calcitonin

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Women's Health Update: Osteoporosis, Part 2; Treatment Review; Estrogens, Progesterone, Phytoestrogens, Androgens, Bisphosphonates, Calcitonin

Estrogens

Estrogens have been used for decades in the treatment of women with osteoporosis. There is now a substantial amount of evidence that oral and transdermal preparations decrease postmenopausal bone loss, reduce the incidence of fracture, and prevent loss of height.( 1-4)

New Way to Decrease Over-Prescribing of Antibiotics

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Reports on a method to decrease over-prescribing of antibiotics according to a 2004 research in Switzerland. Effect of over-prescribing antibiotics; Blood test administered in patients with resp...

Acupuncture Affects Regional Blood Flow in Various Organs

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In this review, our recent studies using anesthetized animals concerning the neural mechanisms of vasodilative effect of acupuncture-like stimulation in various organs are briefly summarized. Res...

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