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Codeine Sulfate (Generic) - μ-Opioid Receptor Agonist

Codeine is an opioid drug indicated for mild-to-moderate pain.  It functions as a selective μ-opioid receptor agonist and provides milder analgesia and fewer euphoric effects than morphine and several of the synthetic opioids (e.g., fentanyl).  212 more words

Gastrointestinal

Anakinra (Kineret®) - Recombinant IL-1 Receptor Antagonist

Anakinra is a recombinant human IL-1 receptor antagonist approved as a disease modifying reagent for moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and neonatal-onset multisystem inflammatory disease (NOMID).  Anakinra inhibits the IL-1 Type I receptor with the same mechanism as the endogenous IL-1 antagonist IL-1RA. 159 more words

Inflammatory

Celecoxib (Celebrex®) - Non-Steroidal Anti-Flammatory

Celecoxib is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat pain and certain inflammatory conditions.  It is a selective inhibitor of cyclooxygenase-2 (COX2), blocking PGH-2 and downstream PGE-2 synthesis.  172 more words

Inflammatory

Dental Resorption-Pathology, Classification and Aetiology by Darcey 2013

This paper will explore the pathological process involved in dental resorption as well as its classifications and aetiology. The second subsequent paper will look at its diagnosis and management. 6 more words

A Little Niggle

My ankle was at me and I just wasn’t feeling right…

GP gave anti inflammatory’s which didn’t work! I  bought a strap support that I thought helped… 493 more words

Arthritis

Could the biological clock be a key ally in the fight against inflammatory disease?

What if the symptoms and seriousness of certain inflammatory diseases were linked to time of day? Researchers have been working on this hypothesis, after noting that the seriousness and mortality associated with fulminant hepatitis were dependent on the time at which the disease was induced. 48 more words

Studies And Research

Singapore bans 'inflammatory' Palestinian film -- "skewed narrative" could be anti-Semitic

AFP

© AFP/File | Most of Singapore’s 5.6 million inhabitants are ethnic Chinese but it is also home to substantial Muslim Malay and Indian minorities, as well as many expatriates… 364 more words