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Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
 
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Graphical explanation of stone removal from the kidney with a minimally invasive procedure called Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy. This is a major endoscopic procedure needing hospitalization.
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Spinal or Epidural anesthesia
 
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Slides and animation on spinal and epidural anesthesia illustrating the essentials of the procedure for a patient to understand.
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Orchidectomy
 
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Slide animation describing the surgical procedure for Removal of one or both Testis (Orchiectomy) that is done for prostate cancer, torsion testis or testicular tumor.
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Ranitidine: Drug to Treat Gastroesophageal Reflux, Intestinal, and Stomach Ulcers
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/ranitidine.htm Ranitidine is used for relieving heartburn, treating stomach ulcers or bleeding, acid indigestion or sour stomach, acid regurgitation, duodenal ulcer, stomach damage due to Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) intake, and Zollinger Ellison syndrome. Dose adjustments of ranitidine are needed in patients with severe kidney or liver disease and should be avoided in patients with a history of porphyria. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug ranitidine that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Amlodipine (Norvasc):  Drug to Treat High Blood Pressure
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/amlodipine.htm Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker which helps to treat high blood pressure and make easy for heart to pump blood. Amlodipine is popularly known as Norvasc, Amlopres, Amvaz, Amlocard, Amlong, Amlovasc, Amlosun, Amlovas, Vasogard, Amlogard, and Amlodac. Amlodipine is prescribed for treating high blood pressure and angina or chest pain. It also helps to prevent future cardiac illness in hypertensive patients. Do not take grapefruit or it’s juice with amlodipine. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug amlodipine that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Angioplasty 3d
 
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Interactive section of Medindia gives explanation for Angioplasty - 3D.
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Open ureterolithotomy
 
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Open ureterolithotomy is an open surgical procedure done under general anesthesia to remove stones lodged in the ureters.
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Treatment of Prostate Enlargement by Trans Urethral Resection of Prostate (TURP)-Animation and Video
 
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Animation and video uploaded by Urologist Dr.Shroff, Senior Urologist in Chennai, India. Treatment of Prostate Enlargement by Trans Urethral Resection of Prostate (TURP) leaves no surgical scars . "Trans urethral" refers the procedure being performed through the urethra.
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Prostatic Calculi
 
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Solid calcification within prostate gland which needs surgical management is seen in this video.
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Nitroglycerin/Glyceryl trinitrate: Drug That Saves Your Life From Death
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/nitroglycerin_tablets_capsules_spray.htm Nitroglycerin relaxes the blood vessels and makes the blood to flow through them easily. Nitroglycerin is also called as glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) or trinitroglycerin (TNG). Nitroglycerin is popularly available as Nitroderm TTS, Minitran, Glytrin, Nitrocontin, Nitro-dur, NitroMist, Nitrostat, Transderm-nitro Trinipatch, Vasovin Nitroglycerin is prescribed to treat heart diseases such as chest pain or angina, heart attack, and high blood pressure during surgery. It is also used for anal fissure and fistula. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug nitroglycerin that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Inguinal hernia 3d
 
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Animation showing how hernia in the groin (inguinal) forms and the bothersome symptoms that troubles the patient.
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Benefits of Surya Namaskar
 
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Surya Namaskar or Sun Salutation is a 12 step exercise. Surya Namaskar should be performed by chanting mantras which can provide benefits such as weight loss, blood circulation and breathing capacity.
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What Are The Types Of Blood Groups
 
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Slide animation providing comprehensive explanation about Blood Groups, Blood Typing and Blood Donation.
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Theophylline:  Learn More About Asthma and COPD Treating Drug
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/theophylline.htm Theophylline is a bronchodilator which relaxes and opens air passages that makes breathing easier. Theophylline is popularly known as Deriphyllin, Contiphyllin, Nuelin, Quibron, Bronchoretard, Uniphyllin Continus, Theofol, Theoplus, Theochron, and Theo-Dur. Theophylline is prescribed for wheezing or shortness of breath, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, severe bronchitis, and emphysema. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug theophylline that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Why Does A Heart Attack Happen
 
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Animation of Heart Attack symptoms. Heart attack is caused due to ischemia of the heart muscles that results in pain and the other symptoms of heart attack.
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Clopidogrel: Antiplatelet Drug to Prevent Blood Clots in Heart Disease and Stroke
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/clopidogrel.htm Clopidogrel belongs to a group of medications called antiplatelet drugs. It prevents the aggregation or binding of platelets and therefore prevents the formation of blood clots. Clopidogrel is prescribed to prevent blood clots in heart attack or myocardial infarction (MI), stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA), angina (severe chest pain), atrial fibrillation (irregular heartbeats), atherosclerosis (hardening of arteries), peripheral arterial disease, and in surgery involving coronary stent. Monitor blood parameters regularly to detect thrombocytopenia or hemolytic anemia and the dentist must be informed about the use of clopidogrel before performing dental surgery. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug clopidogrel that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Patent Ductus Arteriosus
 
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Animation and slides of ‘Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)’ illustrating the dynamics & treatment of the abnormal shunting of blood between pulmonary artery and aorta.
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Catheterization of Male with Foleys Catheter
 
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Watch step by step animation on urinary catheter insertion in a male patient to relieve them of urinary retention.
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Kidney Stone Removal - Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL)
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/index.asp Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) is a minimally invasive procedure used for treating larger kidney stones over 2cm in diameter. For More Information Visit: https://www.medindia.net/surgicalprocedures/percutaneous-nephrolithotomy.htm PCNL is the preferred method for stone removal when other methods fail or may not be applicable due to the stone being too hard to break. Patients have to undergo routine tests like blood tests, urine tests, ECG, chest X-ray and other tests to assess kidney function before the procedure. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community.
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Nephrectomy
 
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Graphical explanation of removal of kidney. This is sometimes necessary for a kidney that stops functioning or if it has a cancer in it. It is a major operation and requires hospitalization for 5 to 7 days.
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Reflux Esophagitis 1
 
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Animation and slide show on Reflux esophagitis showing the mechanism of acid from the stomach causing heartburn and other symptoms.
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Levothyroxine:  Drug to Treat Thyroid Hormone deficiency Including Myxedema Coma
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/levothyroxine.htm Levothyroxine is used to replace the natural thyroid hormone when thyroid gland does not produce adequate amount of thyroxine. Levothyroxine is safe to use in children and during pregnancy. Levothyroxine is popularly known as Eltroxin, Thyronorm, Euthyrox, Thyrox, Levothyrox, Levo -T, Levotec, Synthroid, and Unithroid Levothyroxine is prescribed to treat hypothyroidism, goiter or enlarged thyroid gland, congenital hypothyroidism or cretinism, and thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) suppression in thyroid cancer. Take levothyroxine at least 4 hours before or after other drugs to facilitate absorption. Dose to be calculated based on lab tests and clinical response. The effect of the therapy can be noticed only after weeks of treatment. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug levothyroxine that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Warfarin: Anticoagulant Drug to Treat Blood Clots and to Prevent Stroke
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/warfarin.htm Warfarin is an oral anticoagulant or a blood thinner which is used to treat blood clots in deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, stroke prevention, heart attack, replacement of Heart Valves, and thrombophilia (clotting disorder). Warfarin is popularly available as Coumadin, Marevan, Jantoven, Warf, Sofarin, Uniwarfin, and Warfen. Medical attention is needed immediately if any accident or fall occurs. Warfarin therapy should be stopped in case of dental surgery Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug warfarin that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Pyeloplasty of Kidney
 
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Animation showing Pyeloplasty surgical operation to relieve obstruction of the pelvi-ureteric junction of the kidney.
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Tracheostomy
 
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Tracheostomy-Tracheostomy is a surgical procedure of making an incision into the trachea (windpipe) for creating a surgical airway by way of a temporary or permanent opening
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Cetirizine: Drug Used to Treat Cold and Several Allergic Symptoms
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/cetirizine.htm Cetirizine is an anti-allergic drug belongs to a class of medications called second-generation antihistamines. Cetirizine works by blocking the natural chemical called histamine which causes allergies in the body. Cetirizine is prescribed for treating hay fever (sneezing, red, itchy and watery eyes), allergies (dust mites, animal dander or molds), angioedema, symptoms of urticaria (swollen, red, and itchy skin), pollen-induced allergy, insect bites, food and drug allergies. It is also used to treat the symptoms of Kimura's disease. Precautions to follow while taking cetirizine: 1.Avoid alcohol consumption as it may increase cetirizine effects 2.Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as cetirizine may impair mental alertness 3.Never take cetirizine with other antihistamines or drugs that cause sleepiness as it may lead to excessive drowsiness. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug cetirizine that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Laparoscopic Tubal Sterilization
 
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Tubal Sterilization is a surgical procedure done on women as a permanent method of contraception. In this procedure the fallopian tubes are blocked so that the ova or eggs are prevented from traveling to the uterus from the ovary.
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Tamsulosin: Drug for Treating Enlarged Prostate or BPH and  Urinary Retention
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/tamsulosin.htm Tamsulosin belongs to a class of medications called alpha blockers and works by relaxing the smooth muscles of the urinary bladder neck and prostate and thereby facilitates the passage of urine. Tamsulosin is prescribed for treating the symptoms and signs of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in adult males. Tamsulosin is popularly known as Alfatam, Aivo, Bestflo, Contiflo - XL, Dynapres, Flomax, Omnic, Pradif, Tamcontin, Tamflo, Uripro, and Urimax Start again with a low dose of 0.2mg or 0.4 mg once daily, if treatment is discontinued or suspended for medical reasons. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug tamsulosin that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Folic Acid: What are The Benefits of Vitamin B9 You Need to Know
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/folic_acid.htm Folic acid is B complex vitamin responsible for cell growth and development. Folic acid is also called as folate or Vitamin B9. Folic acid is popularly known as Folvite, FaLessa, Folacin-800, and FA-8 Folic acid is prescribed to treat megaloblastic anemia, folic acid deficiency, prevention of neural tube defects -e.g. Spina bifida, underdevelopment of brain, and as a supplementation during pregnancy, lactation and while taking chemotherapy drugs. Sources of folic acid are cereals, pastas, rice, citrus fruits - e.g. Oranges, leafy green vegetables - e.g. Spinach, Broccoli, beans and nuts. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug folic acid that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Bone Marrow Transplantation
 
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Animation and slides providing graphic explanation of Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT)/Stem Cell Transplantation that is done for leukemia and other blood-related disorders.
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Diclofenac: Know More About NSAID to Reduce Pain and Inflammation
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit :https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/diclofenac.htm Diclofenac is non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which is prescribed to reduce the pain and inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, tooth pain, gout, migraines, menstrual pain and to treat inflammation of the joints and muscles. Diclofenac is popularly available as Voveran, Cataflam,Voltaren, Cambia, Zorvolex, Diclogesic, Dicloact, Voltaflam. Drinking alcohol while taking diclofenac is not advised because of the increased risk of stomach bleeding. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug diclofenac that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Orchidopexy
 
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Orchidopexy or orchiopexy is the term used for surgical correction for an Undescended Testes in a male child. The testis is brought down and fixed to the bottom of the scrotum to make it function normally and avoid any cancerous changes.
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Losartan: Drug to Treat High Blood Pressure and to Reduce The Stroke Risk
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/losartan.htm Losartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker drug which is used to treat patients with high blood pressure. Losartan relaxes the blood vessels and reduces the blood pressure. Losartan is prescribed for treating high blood pressure, chronic heart failure, kidney diseases in diabetics or diabetic nephropathy, left ventricular hypertrophy or enlargement of the left side walls of the heart, and isolated systolic hypertension. Some precautions include while taking losartan are as follows: 1. Stop taking potassium supplements or salt substitutes. 2. Avoid standing suddenly from a sitting or lying position. 3. If no adequate response after three weeks, consult the physician. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug losartan that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Sildenafil (Viagra):  Drug to Treat Erectile Dysfunction or Impotence in Men
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/sildenafil.htm Sildenafil belongs to a group of medications called phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE 5) inhibitors. It works by helping the blood vessels to relax and allows blood to flow easily. Sildenafil is prescribed to treat erectile dysfunction or impotence in men and pulmonary arterial hypertension in children and adults. Take sildenafil tablets or liquid exactly one hour before sexual activity Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as sildenafil can cause dizziness or visual disturbances. Avoid taking sildenafil with a fatty meal as the fatty meal may slow its absorption. Do not take two or more doses in a day or 24 hours. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug sildenafil that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Ureterocele
 
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Ureterocele is caused by a congenital problem with the opening of the ureter into the baldder.
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Methotrexate: Immunosuppressant Treats Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriasis and Cancers
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/methotrexate.htm Methotrexate belongs to a class of medications called antimetabolites. It is used as a chemotherapy agent and immune system suppressant. Methotrexate is prescribed for treating rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, crohn’s disease, sarcoidosis, gestational choriocarcinoma, chorio-adenoma destruens, and hydatidiform mole. Methotrexate can either be used alone or in combination with other anticancer drugs to treat breast cancer, head and neck cancer, lung cancer, cutaneous T cell lymphoma, and non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas. Take methotrexate regularly to receive maximum benefits. Methotrexate dose is individualized according to the disease and the patient response. It can be administered orally or by injection. The dose can be adjusted when any unacceptable toxic symptoms occur. Usually started with low dose and increased gradually. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug methotrexate that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Partial nephrectomy
 
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Slide animation to explain open surgical procedure called ‘partial nephrectomy’ where a part of a kidney is removed due to tumor or disease.
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Drain Pus Through Stent From Infected Diabetic Kidney
 
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Infected diabetic kidney where there was pus draining after double J stent insertion.
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Diazepam: Psychotropic Drug to Treat Anxiety, Seizures, and Muscle spasm
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/diazepam.htm Diazepam is a controlled psychotropic or habit forming drug. Diazepam belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines. Diazepam is popularly known as Valium, Calmpose, Diastat, E Pam, Meval, Lori, Relanium, Stesolid, Vazepam, Vivol, Zycalm, Zepose. Diazepam is prescribed for short-term relief of anxiety symptoms and in management of anxiety disorder. It is also used for treating panic attacks, seizures, inability to sleep, and restless leg syndrome. Precautions to follow while taking Diazepam: Stop alcohol consumption Avoid tobacco products as it may decrease the diazepam effect Do not drive or operate heavy machinery because drowsiness occurs Avoid long term use of the drug Interactions of Diazepam with Grapefruit: Grapefruit, grapefruit juice or grapefruit supplements should be avoided because of the increased concentration and decreased clearance of diazepam resulting in serious toxicity. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug diazepam that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Adrenaline/Epinephrine: Uses, Dosage, Side effects, Precautions, Interactions
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/epinephrine.htm Adrenaline or epinephrine is a hormonal neurotransmitter produced by the adrenal glands and some neurons. It plays a vital role in fight or flight response. Adrenaline is popularly known as Adrenalin, Adrenaclick Two-pack, Auvi-Q, EpiPen 2-Pak, EpiPen JR 2-Pak, EPIsnap, Vasocon. Adrenaline is prescribed to treat anaphylaxis or exercise-induced anaphylaxis, asthma attack, cardiac arrest and for low blood pressure. Adrenaline or epinephrine should be used with caution while treating patients with heart disease, high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism, diabetes, parkinson’s disease, pheochromocytoma, and depression. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug adrenaline or epinephrine that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Surgical Procedure For Circumcision
 
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Simple steps depicting surgical removal of foreskin.
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Oophorectomy
 
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Slide animation to explain open surgical procedure called ‘oophorectomy’ in which one or both the ovaries are removed.
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Ventricular Septal Defect
 
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Animation and slides with sound on ‘Ventricular septal defect (VSD)’ illustrating the dynamics and treatment of the abnormal hole in septal wall of ventricles
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Pantoprazole (Protonix): Anti-ulcer Drug for GERD, Stomach Ulcer and Erosive Esophagitis
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/pantoprazole.htm Pantoprazole belongs to the group of proton pump inhibitor drugs. It decreases the acid secretion from the stomach. Pantoprazole is available over-the-counter and does not need a prescription. Popular brands of pantoprazole are protonix, somac, protium, peptazol, pantop, pantocid, pantozol. Pantoprazole is used to treat gastritis, gastroesophageal reflux disease, peptic ulcer, helicobacter pylori infection, Barrett’s esophagus, erosive esophagitis, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Pantoprazole tablets are also prescribed to prevent stress-induced ulcers. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug pantoprazole that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Splenectomy
 
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Splenectomy is the surgical operation to remove spleen and can be done either by open or laproscopic
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Volvulus of Colon
 
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A volvulus is surgical condition that results in a loop of the bowel twisting on itself. This can be a life threatening condition due to the loss of blood supply and accumulation of toxic gases and fluids in the portion of the obstructed bowel segment
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Allopurinol (Zyloric): Drug Treats Gouty Arthritis, Kidney Stones, and High Uric Acid Levels
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit:https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/allopurinol.htm Allopurinol belongs to a class of medications called xanthine oxidase inhibitors. Allopurinol works by decreasing the production of excess uric acid levels in the body. Allopurinol is prescribed for treating gouty arthritis that occurs due to high uric acid levels in the blood, kidney stones caused by uric acid crystals, and high levels of uric acid occurring during cancer treatment. Drink a minimum 8 or 10 glasses of water every day while taking allopurinol to avoid kidney stones. Taking allopurinol may alter the immune system and it is best to avoid infected areas or patients which bring sickness while on the drug; consult the physician if any signs of infection are observed. Liver function, kidney function, uric acid level, and complete blood count should be monitored periodically during allopurinol treatment. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug allopurinol that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Lenalidomide (Revlimid) for Multiple Myeloma, Mantle Cell Lymphoma and Myelodysplastic Syndromes
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit : https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/lenalidomide.htm Lenalidomide is an immunomodulatory agent which modifies either Immune response (or) function of the immune system. Lenalidomide helps the bone marrow in producing normal blood cells and kills abnormal cells in bone marrow. Lenalidomide is popularly known as Revlimid, Lenalid, Lenangio, Ladevina. Lenalidomide is prescribed to treat multiple myeloma (Bone marrow cancer), mantle cell lymphoma, myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), multiple myeloma after a hematopoietic stem-cell transplant (HCST) Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug lenalidomide that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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Phenytoin (Dilantin): Anticonvulsant Drug for Tonic-clonic or Partial Seizures in Epilepsy Patients
 
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Source: https://www.medindia.net/ For more information, Please visit: https://www.medindia.net/doctors/drug_information/phenytoin.htm Phenytoin belongs to a class of medications called anticonvulsants or anti-epileptic drugs. Popular brands of phenytoin are Dilantin, Epsolin, Epanutin, and Eptoin. It works by reducing the abnormal electrical activity or decreasing the impulses in the brain which is responsible for causing seizures. Phenytoin is prescribed for treating or preventing episodes of generalised tonic-clonic seizures or grand mal epilepsy, complex partial seizures, and seizures occurring during or after brain surgery. Avoid alcohol consumption during phenytoin treatment. Maintain good oral hygiene to minimize the risk of gum problems. Take additional contraceptive measures to avoid pregnancy. Please help us translate this video in your language to make it more universal and useful to your language community. We present useful and essential information on the drug phenytoin that everyone should know when taking this drug. Use Medindia drug information to check drug to drug interactions if you are taking more than one drug. Share your comments if you are experiencing any unusual side effects.
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How to measure Blood Pressure
 
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Animation to understand what is blood pressure and how to measure the systolic and diastolic readings of blood pressure. High or low blood pressure can be a risk factor for many chronic diseases.
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