Opinions in Healthcare

Semaglutide

Semaglutide is a medication classified as a GLP-1 (glucagon-like peptide-1) receptor agonist initially approved for patients with type 2 diabetes in adjunct with diet and exercise. The drug essentially mimics the endogenous peptide

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Symbicort

Symbicort is a pressurized metered dose inhaler used in patients with moderate to severe asthma who are at least 6 years old, and for chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) who are at least

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Airsupra

On January 2023, the FDA approved the use of Airsupra, a rescue combination inhaler containing albuterol and budesonide. Traditionally, the only class of drugs used in rescue inhalers are SABAs (short-acting beta agonists),

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Mounjaro

Mounjaro is a drug that belongs to a class called a dual glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide (GLP) and Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist. Mounjaro is considered to be the first medication in the GIP/GLP-1

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Quercetin

Quercetin is a supplement that belongs to a group of plant pigments called flavonoids that gives many fruits, flowers, and vegetables their colors. Initially, quercetin was a vitamin and given the name “vitamin

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The Tripledemic

The Tripledemic Over the last 2 years, COVID-19 has been the most prominent respiratory virus posing a threat to our health. More recently, there has been a surge of non-SARS-CoV-2 respiratory viruses as

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