Calcitonin

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

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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-...

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

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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)

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...

Opioids affect inflammation and the immune system

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Neurogenic inflammation, with its associated hyperalgesia, is linked to release of neuropeptide mediators including substance P, calcitonin gene-related peptide and corticotrophin-releasing facto...

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