Lawmaker Pushing Mental Health Reform: It’s ‘More Needed Than Ever’

Samantha Young SACRAMENTO — During the first week of school closures in San Jose, state Sen. Jim Beall’s office received more than a dozen phone calls from distressed parents and caregivers. The problem: They couldn’t get free lunches because school district rules required children be present to receive a meal. …

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Coronavirus Crisis Opens Access To Online Opioid Addiction Treatment

Opioid addiction isn’t taking a break during the coronavirus pandemic. But the U.S. response to the viral crisis is making addiction treatment easier to get. Under the national emergency declared by the Trump administration in March, the government has suspended a federal law that required patients to have an in-person …

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Zithromax (Trovafloxacin and Azithromycin): Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Interactions, Warning

CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY TROVAFLOXACIN Absorption Trovafloxacin is well-absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract after oral administration. The absolute bioavailability is approximately 88%. Pharmacokinetics The mean pharmacokinetic parameters (±SD) of trovafloxacin after a 100-mg oral dose appear in the table below. TROVAFLOXACIN PHARMACOKINETIC PARAMETERS – 100-mg SINGLE ORAL DOSE Cmax (µg/mL) …

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For High Blood Pressure, Uses, Dosage, Side Effects, Interactions, Warning

CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY Mechanism Of Action Irbesartan Angiotensin II is a potent vasoconstrictor formed from angiotensin I in a reaction catalyzed by angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE, kininase II). Angiotensin II is the principal pressor agent of the RAS and also stimulates aldosterone synthesis and secretion by adrenal cortex, cardiac contraction, renal resorption …

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