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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0613
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This pamphlet will inform the reader about ACE inhibitors and how to use them. The pamphlet explains what this type of medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Subjects (LCSH)
Angiotensin converting enzyme--Inhibitors
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
This pamphlet will inform the reader about ACE inhibitors and how to use them. The pamphlet explains what this type of medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Department
Pamphlet Number
0613
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Capital Health (N.S.). Home Dialysis. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
1379
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This brochure was prepared to help you learn more about Acetylcystein, a medicine used to protect your kidneys when having certain kinds of X-rays like a CT scan or angiography. Details about how to mix the medicine and when to take it are provided.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Home Dialysis
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (4 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Kidney
Diagnostic imaging
Subjects (LCSH)
Drugs
Kidneys
Specialty
Nephrology
Medications
Abstract
This brochure was prepared to help you learn more about Acetylcystein, a medicine used to protect your kidneys when having certain kinds of X-rays like a CT scan or angiography. Details about how to mix the medicine and when to take it are provided.
Responsibility
prepared by Home Dialysis
Pamphlet Number
1379
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Adalimumab (Humira) therapy

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Gastroenterology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1207
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Your healthcare provider feels that treatment with adalimumab may be helpful in managing your inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This pamphlet describes what adalimumab is and some important aspects of therapy with this medication. Precautions and possible side effects are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Gastroenterology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (9 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adalimumab
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - drug therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Inflammatory bowel diseases
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
Your healthcare provider feels that treatment with adalimumab may be helpful in managing your inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This pamphlet describes what adalimumab is and some important aspects of therapy with this medication. Precautions and possible side effects are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Division of Gastroenterology
Pamphlet Number
1207
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After corticosteroid injection

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Capital Health (N.S.). Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
0203
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This medicine is used to treat discomfort, pain and/or swelling. Local anesthetic will be injected with the corticosteroid. Comfort measures are given to use after the injection. Some safety points about the use of ice and heat are also provided.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Injections
Subjects (LCSH)
Injections, Intramuscular
Musculoskeletal system
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
This medicine is used to treat discomfort, pain and/or swelling. Local anesthetic will be injected with the corticosteroid. Comfort measures are given to use after the injection. Some safety points about the use of ice and heat are also provided.
Responsibility
prepared by Orthopedic Clinic, HI, QEII
Pamphlet Number
0203
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After laminaria insertion

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Capital Health (N.S.). Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
0172
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A laminaria which is about the size of a matchstick has been placed in the cervix. It is very important to return to the Clinic the next day. You must have someone accompany you home and stay with you to provide care as needed. If you have heavy bleeding, strong cramps that do not settle, a fever or chills, you should go to the Emergency Department.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Contraception
Gynecology
Subjects (LCSH)
Birth control
Gynecology
Specialty
Gynaecology
Medications
Abstract
A laminaria which is about the size of a matchstick has been placed in the cervix. It is very important to return to the Clinic the next day. You must have someone accompany you home and stay with you to provide care as needed. If you have heavy bleeding, strong cramps that do not settle, a fever or chills, you should go to the Emergency Department.
Responsibility
prepared by TPU, QEII
Pamphlet Number
0172
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After sedation and your child

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Department, Hants Community Hospital. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1389
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This pamphlet provides details on how to care for your child after they have received sedation at the Hants Community Hospital. Specific instructions are given for how to keep your child safe and when they may start eating again after sedation.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Emergency Department, Hants Community Hospital
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child
Conscious Sedation
Subjects (LCSH)
Drugs
Children
Conscious sedation
Specialty
Hants Community Hospital
Medications
Abstract
This pamphlet provides details on how to care for your child after they have received sedation at the Hants Community Hospital. Specific instructions are given for how to keep your child safe and when they may start eating again after sedation.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Department, Hants Community Hospital
Pamphlet Number
1389
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Anticoagulation Clinic : return appointment

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Capital Health (N.S.). Anticoagulation Clinic. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2012.
Pamphlet Number
0451
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Directions are provided for your yearly appointment at the Anticoagulation Clinic, VG Site, QEII.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Anticoagulation Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2012
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Hematology
Medication
Subjects (LCSH)
Hematology
Drugs
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
Directions are provided for your yearly appointment at the Anticoagulation Clinic, VG Site, QEII.
Responsibility
Anticoagulation Clinic
Pamphlet Number
0451
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Antidepressants for chronic pain

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Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone). Pain Management Unit. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1502
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Antidepressants are often used to treat depression, but they can also be taken to manage chronic pain. This pamphlet provides instructions on taking antidepressants, what to do if you miss a dose, special precautions, common side effects, and how to store your medication. Serious side-effects that should be reported to your doctor are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority (Central Zone). Pain Management Unit
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Chronic pain - drug therapy
Pain management
Subjects (LCSH)
Chronic pain--Treatment
Pain--Treatment
Specialty
Pain Management
Medications
Abstract
Antidepressants are often used to treat depression, but they can also be taken to manage chronic pain. This pamphlet provides instructions on taking antidepressants, what to do if you miss a dose, special precautions, common side effects, and how to store your medication. Serious side-effects that should be reported to your doctor are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pain Management Unit
Pamphlet Number
1502
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Aripiprazole (Abilify, Abilify Maintena)

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Services, QEII. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1627
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Aripiprazole is most often used to treat psychosis. It is also used to treat mania and sometimes depression. Possible side effects as well as a list of symptoms that it helps to relieve are reviewed. How quickly it starts working, how long to take it, and other general information is provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Services, QEII
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Aripiprazole
Subjects (LCSH)
Antipsychotic drugs
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
Aripiprazole is most often used to treat psychosis. It is also used to treat mania and sometimes depression. Possible side effects as well as a list of symptoms that it helps to relieve are reviewed. How quickly it starts working, how long to take it, and other general information is provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Services, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1627
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0071
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This pamphlet will inform the reader about aspirin and how to use it. The pamphlet explains what this medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Aspirin
Subjects (LCSH)
Aspirin
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
This pamphlet will inform the reader about aspirin and how to use it. The pamphlet explains what this medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Department
Pamphlet Number
0071
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Be alert to these serious side effects of medications

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Capital Health (N.S.). Acute Care, Capital District Mental Health Program. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
0741
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Medicines can cause very serious side effects that need to be reported promptly. This may never be a problem to you. Symptoms that should be reported immediately to your doctor or nurse are identified if you are taking an antipsychotic, antidepressant, or Lithium.
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Capital Health (N.S.). Acute Care, Capital District Mental Health Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Antidepressive Agents - adverse effects
Antipsychotic Agents - adverse effects
Lithium - adverse effects
Subjects (LCSH)
Lithium
Antidepressants
Antipsychotic drugs
Specialty
Mental Health
Medications
Abstract
Medicines can cause very serious side effects that need to be reported promptly. This may never be a problem to you. Symptoms that should be reported immediately to your doctor or nurse are identified if you are taking an antipsychotic, antidepressant, or Lithium.
Responsibility
Acute Care, Capital District Mental Health Program
Pamphlet Number
0741
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0294
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This pamphlet will inform the reader about beta blockers and how to use them. The pamphlet explains what this type of medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
Subjects (LCSH)
Adrenergic beta blockers
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
This pamphlet will inform the reader about beta blockers and how to use them. The pamphlet explains what this type of medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Department
Pamphlet Number
0294
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Bioidentical hormones

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Capital Health (N.S.) College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
1526
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Bioidentical hormones (BHs) are hormones that are made in a laboratory to be just like human hormones. This pamphlet outlines why BHs are used, their effectiveness, safety, and other information for treating menopause-related vasomotor symptoms.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.) College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (4 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Estrogen Replacement Therapy
Menopause
Estrone
Estradiol
Estriol
Progesterone
Subjects (LCSH)
Estrone
Estradiol
Progesterone
Specialty
Endocrinology
Medications
Abstract
Bioidentical hormones (BHs) are hormones that are made in a laboratory to be just like human hormones. This pamphlet outlines why BHs are used, their effectiveness, safety, and other information for treating menopause-related vasomotor symptoms.
Responsibility
Prepared by College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University
Pamphlet Number
1526
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Birth control patch (EVRA)

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Capital Health (N.S.). Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
0255
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The skin patch, Evra, is a once a week birth control method. The patch will not be prescribed for women who smoke and are older than 35. The risk of heart attack and stroke are too high. This pamphlet identifies who should not use the patch, how to use the patch, and some important points to remember when using the patch.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.)
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (12 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Contraception
Gynecology
Subjects (LCSH)
Birth control
Contraception
Specialty
Gynecology
Medications
Abstract
The skin patch, Evra, is a once a week birth control method. The patch will not be prescribed for women who smoke and are older than 35. The risk of heart attack and stroke are too high. This pamphlet identifies who should not use the patch, how to use the patch, and some important points to remember when using the patch.
Responsibility
TPU
Pamphlet Number
0255
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Birth control pills

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Capital Health (N.S.). Termination of Pregnancy Unit. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2011.
Pamphlet Number
0171
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Birth control pills are more than 99% effective when taken properly. Some medications that make birth control pills less effective are listed. You can become pregnant if you forget a pill or if you are 4 hours late in taking a pill. The best action to take if you miss 1 pill, miss 2 pills or miss your period is given. The benefits and disadvantages of birth control pills are given.
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Capital Health (N.S.). Termination of Pregnancy Unit
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2011
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Contraception
Ovulation Inhibition
Subjects (LCSH)
Birth control
Oral contraceptives
Contraception
Specialty
Gynecology
Medications
Abstract
Birth control pills are more than 99% effective when taken properly. Some medications that make birth control pills less effective are listed. You can become pregnant if you forget a pill or if you are 4 hours late in taking a pill. The best action to take if you miss 1 pill, miss 2 pills or miss your period is given. The benefits and disadvantages of birth control pills are given.
Responsibility
Termination of Pregnancy Unit
Pamphlet Number
0171
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Bowel preparation for chronic kidney disease before colonoscopy

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Renal Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1475
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This pamphlet describes how to get ready for a colonoscopy if you have chronic kidney disease. Steps to prepare solutions on the day before your colonoscopy are listed. The day before your procedure and on the day of the test you should drink only clear liquids, and a suggested list is included. Remember not to eat any food or drink milk, or other liquids that are not clear, on the day before your colonoscopy or on the day of the test.
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Renal Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cathartics
Colonoscopy
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Subjects (LCSH)
Laxatives
Colonoscopy
Chronic renal failure
Specialty
Medications
Nephrology
Abstract
This pamphlet describes how to get ready for a colonoscopy if you have chronic kidney disease. Steps to prepare solutions on the day before your colonoscopy are listed. The day before your procedure and on the day of the test you should drink only clear liquids, and a suggested list is included. Remember not to eat any food or drink milk, or other liquids that are not clear, on the day before your colonoscopy or on the day of the test.
Responsibility
Renal Program
Pamphlet Number
1475
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Cefazolin for peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Renal Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1818
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If you have peritonitis (an infection in your peritoneum), your renal team may tell you to take an antibiotic, such as cefazolin. This pamphlet explains some of the possible side effects of cefazolin, how to give yourself this drug, and how to store this drug. What to do if you have questions and a list of things to remember are also provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Renal Program
Alternate Title
Cefazolin for peritonitis in PD
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Medications
Peritonitis
Peritoneal Dialysis
Subjects (LCSH)
Drugs
Peritonitis
Peritoneal dialysis
Specialty
Nephrology
Medications
Abstract
If you have peritonitis (an infection in your peritoneum), your renal team may tell you to take an antibiotic, such as cefazolin. This pamphlet explains some of the possible side effects of cefazolin, how to give yourself this drug, and how to store this drug. What to do if you have questions and a list of things to remember are also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Renal Program
Pamphlet Number
1818
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Ceftazidime for peritonitis in peritoneal dialysis

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Renal Program. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
1819
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If you have peritonitis (an infection in your peritoneum), your renal team may tell you to take an antibiotic, such as ceftazidime. This pamphlet explains some of the possible side effects of ceftazidime, how to give yourself this drug, and how to store this drug. What to do if you have questions and a list of things to remember are also provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Renal Program
Alternate Title
Ceftazidime for peritonitis in PD
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Medications
Peritonitis
Peritoneal Dialysis
Subjects (LCSH)
Drugs
Peritonitis
Peritoneal dialysis
Specialty
Nephrology
Medications
Abstract
If you have peritonitis (an infection in your peritoneum), your renal team may tell you to take an antibiotic, such as ceftazidime. This pamphlet explains some of the possible side effects of ceftazidime, how to give yourself this drug, and how to store this drug. What to do if you have questions and a list of things to remember are also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Renal Program
Pamphlet Number
1819
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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0249
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This pamphlet will inform the reader about clopidogrel and how to use it. The pamphlet explains what this medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Pharmacy Department
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Anticoagulants
Subjects (LCSH)
Anticoagulants (Medicine)
Specialty
Medications
Abstract
This pamphlet will inform the reader about clopidogrel and how to use it. The pamphlet explains what this medication is used for and how to take it. Other topics covered in the pamphlet are: who should not take this medication, how to store this medication, what to do if you miss a dose, and medicines and foods to avoid. Symptoms that would need to be evaluated by a physician in the Emergency Department are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Pharmacy Department
Pamphlet Number
0249
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Corticosteriod therapy in inflammatory bowel disease

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Capital Health (N.S.). Gastroenterology. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2014.
Pamphlet Number
1546
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Corticosteroids (kor-ti-koh-STER-oids) are strong inhibitors of inflammation. This pamphlet explains what corticosteriods do, how they work, when they are used, and how they are given. What to expect after treatment, cost, precautions, side effects, and a list of symptoms that require you to contact your doctor are provided. ; This pamphlet replaced pamphlet 1139, Prednisone Therapy.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Gastroenterology
Alternate Title
Corticosteriod therapy in IBD
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2014
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (8 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases - drug therapy
Prednisone
Subjects (LCSH)
Inflammatory bowel diseases
Prednisone
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Medications
Abstract
Corticosteroids (kor-ti-koh-STER-oids) are strong inhibitors of inflammation. This pamphlet explains what corticosteriods do, how they work, when they are used, and how they are given. What to expect after treatment, cost, precautions, side effects, and a list of symptoms that require you to contact your doctor are provided.
This pamphlet replaced pamphlet 1139, Prednisone Therapy.
Notes
This pamphlet replaced pamphlet 1139, Prednisone Therapy.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Gastroenterology
Pamphlet Number
1546
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