In this video I present information about the new diabetes drug Ozempic, which is similar to other drugs like Byetta or Victoza. It is a once weekly injection which might provide some benefit to people that don't like the daily injection of those drugs. Theres also side effects and adverse reactions. https://www.ozempicpro.com/ The package insert: http://www.novo-pi.com/ozempic.pdf My Camera: https://amzn.to/2L15sPX
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I do an in debth description of the new weight loss drug Saxenda. It is a promising product with some concerns to think about. Useful info: https://www.saxenda.com/ Savings Card: https://www.novocare.com/saxenda/savings-card.html Product Insert: https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2014/206321Orig1s000lbl.pdf
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This is a breif discussion about thyroid cancer as it relates to GLP-1 Agonists.
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The flu season explained as well as determining whether you have the flu or a cold. Products I discuss in my video "What Cold Medicine Should I Buy:" Here is a quick link to some of the products: Mucinex DM http://amzn.to/2DeGVCJ Robitussin DM http://amzn.to/2DpVXJj Mucinex http://amzn.to/2FMHzJd Sudafed Pe http://amzn.to/2DeFGTO Afrin http://amzn.to/2D9WStN Neo Synephrine http://amzn.to/2FLejT0 Zicam http://amzn.to/2DoIQbe Cepacol http://amzn.to/2FJJCOk Chloraseptic spray http://amzn.to/2DclYYZ
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Xyzal is explained, how it compares to other allergy medication and whether it is any different that Zyrtec. My Favorite Generic Allegra: https://amzn.to/2Igbyy0 Xyzal 110 tabs: http://amzn.to/2FvyYtR Zyrtec 70 tabs: http://amzn.to/2twTh8E My Camera: https://amzn.to/2L15sPX
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I describe different options for cough and cold medicine. Be sure to look at the label on the back to know exactly is in what you are taking. Some of the ingredients that I cover are : Dextromethorphan, guaifenesin, and psuedoephedrine. These are some tricks I have learned on how to treat the annoying symptoms of a cold. Here is a quick link to some of the products: Mucinex DM http://amzn.to/2DeGVCJ Robitussin DM http://amzn.to/2DpVXJj Mucinex http://amzn.to/2FMHzJd Sudafed Pe http://amzn.to/2DeFGTO Afrin http://amzn.to/2D9WStN Neo Synephrine http://amzn.to/2FLejT0 Zicam http://amzn.to/2DoIQbe Cepacol http://amzn.to/2FJJCOk Chloraseptic spray http://amzn.to/2DclYYZ
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I talk about using Oxy Face Wash and Differin gel vs a very expensive prescription product epiduo. Differin Gel:https://amzn.to/2GZcNMu Oxy Face Wash: https://amzn.to/2LCDaLZ Definitely you are getting more value for your money. Oxy Face wash has the most potent ingredients and Differin is pretty new and the only retinoid like compound available OTC. DISCLAIMER: This video and description contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a small commission. This helps support the channel and allows us to continue to make videos like this. Thank you for the support!
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In this video I discuss the new diabetes drug, which works by helping you to pee out glucose. It is interesting how it works but there are some issues with it. Steglatro is a brand new SGLT-2 inhibitor, follwing drugs like Farxiga or Invokana. I hope you guys enjoy this and find it useful! My Camera: https://amzn.to/2Lb6Way Favorite Business Book: https://amzn.to/2IpNjNW DISCLAIMER: This description contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a small commission. This helps support the channel and allows us to continue to make videos like this. Thank you for the support!
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This a response to the Dirty Money Episode "Drug Short" on Netflix. I talk about my experience with how drug pricing is harming patients without adding value to their health. Important innovations are being made but this is how they make money without innovating in an important way.
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In this video I talk about a new drug that just came out called Soliqua. It is a diabetes drug that is the combination of insulin glargine and lixisentide. Insulin glargine is a long acting basal insulin and lixisentide is a GLP-1 agonist, similar to Byetta, Victoza, or Trulicity. I hope you guys enjoy. This video does not take the place of counceling a pharmacist or physician. However, it may help you in asking the right questions.
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Changes in the ongoing Valsartan recall saga are discussed. Also, how to tell where your drugs are made. Valsartan is very difficult to find now and almost everyone is being switched over to a new drug. These drugs are called ARBs -Angiotensin Receptor Blockers.
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GlaxSmithKlein has indicated that there is a Shingrix shortage. Hopefully, we will receive enough by the end of June like promised. There is a lot of unmet demand currently and patients are really being affected. Some patients already received the first does and are concerned they won't receive the second in time.
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I made this video after I learned that the FDA granted a breakthrough therapy designation for MDMA in PTSD therapy. MDMA is often used illegally on the street and is a Schedule 1 - illegal to use or have drug. It obviously interesting and may require rescheduling to schedule 2. MDMA is also known as Molly or ecstasy on the streets and was sometimes connected to rave culture of the early 90s.
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I examine the new insulin product Fiasp, going into side effects and how its used. This is not meant to replace any professional advice. Fiasp is a short acting insulin similar to novolog, it contains the exact same active ingredient but the inactive ingredients cause it to act a little differently. The following are some useful links: Fiasp Discount Card: https://www.rapidactinginsulin.com/fiasp.html#support Fiasp Instructional Videos: https://www.rapidactinginsulin.com/fiasp/using-fiasp/videos-and-downloads.html Need Based Patient Assistance: https://www.novocare.com/psp/PAP.html
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Adylixin is a new diabetes drug similar to other drugs found currently on the market. It is notable that is does not carry a black box warning for MEN-2. Adlyxin also was not associated with as much weight loss as other drugs. My video on cancer risk and GLP-1 drugs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYGeU1g-A6M
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