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Soma
...  of sitting idly in front of computers, or by attending to all the commands of the employer. Soma is actually a brand name for the drug Carisoprodol. Carisoprodol works in a way that it becomes a skeletal muscle relaxant to soothe the muscle pains of every person. It is usually found in a colourless crystalline powder with a characteristic odour that adds to the already bitter taste of the  ...

Voltarol
...  pain. Since Diclofenac blocks the production of prostaglandins, the pain and swelling in the body would be reduced upon intake of generic Voltarol tablets. This drug is also used for various musculoskeletal conditions such as sprains, fractures, gout, dislocations, arthritis, and back pain. Those who have undergone minor surgery or dental procedures could also relieve inflammation and pain from  ...

Baclofen
...  A derivative of the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), baclofen is an agonist that binds to the GABA receptors and inhibits activity in the specific brain area that facilitates skeletal muscles and their functions. It acts as a muscle relaxant that relaxes the skeletal muscles. It functions as an anti-spastic agent, too, which means that convulsive and spastic tendencies  ...

Ecofenac
...  and others. Ecofenac is useful for patients who are looking for immediate relief from gout attacks, migraine, menstrual pain, kidney gallstones, post-traumatic or post-operative pain, and muscoskeletal pain like arthritis (osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and others). This drug is marketed under a variety of names. Its topical patch counterpart is bought as Flector patch, and it is  ...

Abiplatin
...  numbness in their hands and feet, as well as a loss of motor function. This side effect usually disappears a few months after the conclusion of the treatment. Muscle cramps, described as involuntary skeletal muscle contraction, have also been stated to occur, as well as loss of hearing and taste. In cases after greater dosage and more prolonged therapy, damage affecting the kidney and other  ...

Histiocytosis
...  until further in-depth studies prove otherwise. Histiocytosis is mostly characterized by a punched-out tumor in the bones. No particular site has been singled out that is why a survey of the whole skeletal system is actually needed to provide a full view of the condition. Sometimes the tumor even occurs in the skull. Common Histiocytosis Symptoms Children usually experience the following  ...

Nerves
...  system has two parts: The Somatic Nervous System, which contains nerves that are connected to the brain and spinal cord through muscles that you control consciously, these are called voluntary or skeletal muscles. It also has receptors in the skin that detect information inside and around the body. The Autonomic Nervous System is the one responsible for connecting the brain stem and spinal  ...

Skeletal Muscles
...  human body consists of three types of muscle tissues: the smooth, the cardiac and the skeletal muscles. The smooth muscles make up the muscle tissues in hollow organs in the body, such as the stomach, gastro-intestinal tract and uterus; The cardiac muscle is located in the heart; and lastly, the skeletal muscles are found attached to bones. To understand the skeletal muscles, here is a  ...

Cardiac Muscle
...  muscles are part of the three types of muscles in the body. The other two are the smooth and the skeletal muscles. It makes up the muscular layer of the heart. Each time the heart contracts, the individual muscle cells shorten and thus, cause the continuous beating. In order to understand the functions better, take a look at it under the microscope. Histology The individual cardiac  ...

Smooth Muscle
...  blood vessels would burst during increased pressure because it could not expand its lumen to accommodate the increased input. These are some of the many functions of smooth muscles. Difference from skeletal Muscles While skeletal muscles are predominant, the smooth muscles are found in certain areas of the body. They are slower to react to stimuli than the skeletal muscles. The smooth muscles  ...


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