Tag Archives: over the counter medicine

Dr.Dan on NBC News with Brian Williams tonight!

The FDA is concerned about the sleeping pill AMBIEN, and it’s long lasting effects, especially on women. FDA is considering making changes to the recommended dosage. NBC Nightly News interviewed Dr. [..]

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Generic Medicines: The Same for Less!

Are generic medicines as safe and effective as brand-name medicines? This is a question I get from a lot of patients, and the answer is (happily) a resounding [..]

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Red Yeast Rice vs. Prescribed Statins

The following question was written in by a reader. If you have any questions for me, feel free to write in here.  Question: Dear Dr. Dan, I would like your [..]

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What should you keep in your medicine cabinet?

You consider yourself reasonably healthy.  Maybe you have a prescription or two, but by and large you don’t spend your day thinking of yourself as a slave to [..]

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Why Take Aspirin?

The following question was written in by a reader.  If you have any questions for me, feel free to write in here. Question:  What’s with the 81mg of aspirin [..]

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