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  • Learn about drugs going generic in 2021 and how you may be able to save money on common prescription medication by switching to drugs coming off-patent.
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  • Get a list of the top 50 prescription drugs out of the annual 3 billion prescriptions filled at U.S. pharmacies.
    September 5, 2019
  • While medications are extremely useful in treating various diseases and conditions, sometimes they can cause unwanted side effects—one of which can be sexual dysfunction. Talk to your doctor if you’re taking any of these common medications that affect sex drive.
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  • Arthritis medications and muscle relaxers treat problems with the musculoskeletal system. These include injuries and conditions affecting the joints, muscles, and other soft tissues that help the body flex and move.
  • Doctors use allergy and respiratory medications to treat diseases, disorders and conditions of the lungs and upper respiratory tract. These include seasonal allergies, asthma, and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).
  • Neurology drugs manage diseases, disorders and conditions affecting the brain and nervous system. Symptoms of these diseases can affect the brain itself or the body functions it controls.
  • The following medications are among the most commonly prescribed drugs by cardiologists and other doctors for a variety of cardiovascular conditions. These include high blood pressure, high cholesterol, angina, and heart arrhythmias.