The word sedqa has been derived from the phrase of the national Maltese anthem - seddaq il-għaqda fil-Maltin u s-sliem. This means “to enhance” or “to consolidate”. Aġenzija Sedqa is a national executive and non-profit making agency that is fully-funded by the state and works in the field of substance abuse, compulsive gambling and other dependencies. Together with Aġenzija Appoġġ and Aġenzija Sapport, it forms part of the Foundation for Social Welfare Services (FSWS) and its remit covers the provision of care, prevention and research services with regard to drugs and alcohol abuse, compulsive gambling and other dependencies.
The AAT Research group of companies is a fully owned subsidiary of Neurotech International Limited, an Australian public company (ASX:NTI). We research, design, develop and manufacture quality medical solutions. With regulatory and quality systems in place and various international accreditations to our name, our purpose is to improve people’s lives though innovation in the field of neuroscience and medical technology. Our mission is to be a global leader in the field of neurophysiology by offering solutions suitable for home-use and clinics at affordable prices.
Associated Drug Co Ltd is undoubtedly one of Malta's leading distributors specialising in the healthcare sector. Associated Drug Co Ltd was established over 80 years ago and has gone from strength to strength year on year. Associated Drug has established commercial partnerships that run as long as the company has been operating, a testimony of the trust and respect that it has created with its suppliers and customers.
Aspirin, also known as acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), is a medication used to treat pain, fever, or inflammation. Specific inflammatory conditions in which aspirin is used include Kawasaki disease, pericarditis, and rheumatic fever. Aspirin given shortly after a heart attack decreases the risk of death.
CenterWatch, the global source for clinical trials news, jobs and career resources, market research data, and drug pipeline updates for clinical research professionals.
The Claritin® family of products offers powerful, non-drowsy allergy relief of sneezing, runny nose, itchy, watery eyes and itchy nose or throat. Use as directed.
CIALIS is approved to treat erectile dysfunction (ED 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10mg, 20 mg), the signs and symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH 5 mg), and both ED and the signs and symptoms of BPH (5 mg).
CHANTIX is a prescription medicine to help adults stop smoking. You may benefit from quit-smoking support programs and/or counseling during your quit attempt. It's possible that you might slip up and smoke while taking CHANTIX. If you do, you can stay on CHANTIX and keep trying to quit.
Drugs.com is an online pharmaceutical encyclopedia which provides drug information for consumers and healthcare professionals primarily in the USA.
Drugs.ie is an independent website managed by The Ana Liffey Drug Project. Our mission is to help individuals, families and communities prevent and/or address problems arising from drug and alcohol use.
Free information about drugs, alcohol and the law for the community of New South Wales.
Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi) is a collaborative, patients’ needs-driven, non-profit drug research and development (R&D) organization that is developing new treatments for neglected diseases.
The European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & HealthCare (EDQM) is a Directorate of the Council of Europe that traces its origins and statutes to the Convention on the Elaboration of a European Pharmacopoeia (an international treaty adopted by the Council of Europe in 1964: CETS 50, Protocol).
ENBREL is a medicine that affects your immune system. ENBREL can lower the ability of your immune system to fight infections.
The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) is an agency of the European Union located in Lisbon, Portugal.
Epocrates, Inc. is an American company based in San Francisco, California that makes various mobile health software applications under the "epocrates" name, mostly for health care providers, providing them reference information about drugs and diseases, and diagnostic tools.
Fluticasone propionate belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids, specifically glucocorticoids, which are hormones that predominantly affect the metabolism of carbohydrates and, to a lesser extent, fat and protein.
The Foundation for a Drug-Free World is a nonprofit public benefit corporation that empowers youth and adults with factual information about drugs so they can make informed decisions and live drug-free.
The Food and Drug Administration is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, and medical devices; and by ensuring the safety of our nation's food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation.
Famotidine, sold under the trade name Pepcid among others, is a histamine H2 receptor antagonist that inhibits stomach acid production. It is commonly used in the treatment of peptic ulcer disease and gastroesophageal reflux disease.
GlobalRPh was created with the vision of producing practical and user-friendly software and tools for the busy clinician.
The Global Commission on Drug Policy (GCDP) is a panel of world leaders and intellectuals, with a Secretariat based in Geneva, Switzerland.
Helping people to make better informed decision on drug use, regardless of the legal status of the drug.
GAMMAGARD LIQUID is a ready-to-use liquid medicine that contains immunoglobulin (Ig) antibodies, which protect the body against infection. These antibodies, collected from healthy people, replace the missing antibodies in PI patients.
HUMIRA is a medicine called a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blocker. HUMIRA targets and blocks TNF-alpha. TNF plays a role in the process that causes inflammation. Because TNF blockers, including HUMIRA, affect the immune system, they can lower the ability to fight infections and may cause other serious side effects.
HelpGuide is a trusted non-profit guide to improving mental, emotional and social health with over 200 science-based articles and other resources.
Healthline Media, Inc. is a privately owned provider of health information headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Founded in 2006 and established as a standalone entity in January 2016.
Eribulin is an anticancer drug marketed by Eisai Co. under the trade name Halaven. Eribulin is also known as E7389 and ER-086526, and also carries the US NCI designation NSC-707389. It is used to treat certain patients with breast cancer and liposarcoma.
RxList, founded in 1995 by a pharmacist, is an online medical resource of US prescription medications providing full prescribing information and patient education.
ROGAINE® is the first topical brand FDA-approved to help regrow hair—in both men and women. With more than 20 years of results and numerous clinical trials, ROGAINE® is the #1 dermatologist recommended brand for hair regrowth.
Herbs, the spirit of Ricola! The traditional blend of 13 fine quality herbs are packed into every single product from Ricola and give them that unmistakably delicious flavour.
The purpose of this site is to make the package inserts for South African medicines available to the public in electronic format.
SafeMedication.com features easy-to-read information on more than 12,000 drug products that are approved by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA). It provides user-friendly information about both prescription and over-the-counter (OTC, non-prescription) medications in about 1000 monographs.
Tiotropium bromide, originally marketed as Spiriva, is a long-acting, 24-hour, anticholinergic bronchodilator used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Tiotroprium was discovered in 1991 and came to market in 2004.
Buprenorphine/naloxone, sold under the brand name Suboxone among others, is a combination medication that includes buprenorphine and naloxone. In combination with counselling, it is used to treat opioid use disorder.
TYLENOL® contains the active ingredient acetaminophen, which is a pain reliever and fever reducer. It works by elevating the body's overall pain threshold so you feel less pain, and lowers your fever by helping your body eliminate excess heat.
Emtricitabine/tenofovir, sold under the brand name Truvada among others, is a medication used to treat and prevent HIV/AIDS. It is a fixed-dose combination of two antiretroviral medications: tenofovir disoproxil and emtricitabine.
Oseltamivir, sold under the brand name Tamiflu, is an antiviral medication used to treat and prevent influenza A and influenza B (flu). Many medical organizations recommend it in people who have complications or are at high risk of complications within 48 hours of first symptoms of infection.
Sildenafil, sold as the brand name Viagra among others, is a medication used to treat erectile dysfunction and pulmonary arterial hypertension.
The Vienna NGO Committee on Drugs (VNGOC) was established in 1983 to provide a link between non governmental organisations (NGOs) and the Vienna-based agencies involved in setting drug policy: the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB), and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
Salbutamol, also known as albuterol and marketed as Ventolin among other names, is a medication that opens up the medium and large airways in the lungs.
Solifenacin (INN, trade name Vesicare) is a medicine of the antimuscarinic class and was developed for treating contraction of overactive bladder with associated problems such as increased urination frequency and urge incontinence.