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exerting a measurable effect.

effective circulating volume
that part of the blood volume that is effectively perfusing the tissues at a particular time.
effective focus
see effective focal spot.
effective refractory period
time interval during which the effector cell remains unresponsive after a previous reaction to a stimulus: see also refractory period.
effective temperature
an expression of the temperature combined with humidity and wind speed.

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Q. Do they have any side effects? what are the benefit of drugs like Divalproex and Carbamazepine over lithium for acute mania patients? Do they have any side effects?

A. It’s a good drug for acute mania patients, but has not been found to be effective in patients with depression. Patients who did not not respond to lithium are benefitted by this. The side effects are weight gain and sedation, as well as multiple drug-drug interactions.

Q. How long does Viagra's effect last? My Husband got Viagra from his Doctor and wants to start taking it. How long does the effect last?

A. Here is a link to a video that answers your question:

Q. Does it carry any side effects? I am pregnant and in my second trimester. I am having flu infections. I am prescribed with Sudafed. Does it carry any side effects?

A. sudafed is a symptomatical medication. and you can pass the flu without it. in it's instruction its recommended not to use it in pregnancy. so why use it? it's not like it's a life thretening situation and you can't survive without it. it's not worth the risk for the fetus if you ask me.

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Statements in this press release concerning the enhanced ability to move into new markets, the more effective focus on marketing and sales efforts intended to spur demand for color and reach new markets, and Splash's projected third quarter sales and year 2000 sales growth rate constitute forward looking statements.
The company commented that it has seen robust growth during the quarter due to its effective focus on offering a broad array of services.
We believe that the net result of these decisions will be a stronger operation and a more effective focus on what we do best: preparing students for careers they are passionate about through our high-quality boutique schools, our gold-standard brands, and our flexible, student-centered product offerings.
This volume growth, combined with our effective focus on cost, contributed to continued strong earnings performance.
At the same time, management can determine an optimal portfolio of buffers (capacity, inventory and time) to employ for fastest, most effective focus and deployment of efforts.
Successful sales organizations realize that simplicity and pay-for- performance are critical anchors to help a sales force maintain effective focus and direction," explains Vaccaro.
The linkage required to achieve an effective focus effort must begin with the company's basic orientation and commitment to improvement--supported by a critically important management mentality (similar to that required to achieve total quality improvement).

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