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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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It noted the "safe and secure environment" in which senior managers had a "clear and effective focus on raising standards", effectively supported by governors.
A simple yet highly effective focus tool for personal devotion.
Economic prosperity will be driven by organisations with an effective focus on delivery and client satisfaction.
These and other initiatives should lead to a more forthright and effective focus of our intellectual resources on priorities for community health.
TAGs can ASAE move forward with an effective focus on and involvement with international standardization.
As NIC moved from awareness-building to implementation strategies, a marriage of these two projects seemed the most logical and effective focus for addressing both public safety and changing offender behavior.
She said: "The need for an effective focus and independent player in the political and policy planning fields of cancer is self-evident - especially in Scotland with our unenviable record of high cancer incidence.
Savvy Decision Making: An Administrator's Guide to Using Focus Groups in Schools contains practical, easy-to-implement steps you need to design and run an effective focus group--as well as advice on how to analyze and report the information that emerges.
The Revenue boss also detailed recommendations on structural change which have been sent to Mr McCreevy, saying: "They will enable us to have a more effective focus on areas of greatest risk, to develop a more effective prosecution strategy to deal with serious tax evasion.

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