Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that causes significant irritation in the gastrointestinal tract. Typically found in the ileum and the colon, the inflammation can occur anywhere along the digestive tract in either one isolated location or different, multiple locations.
Psoriasis is a lifelong skin disease where the skins cells reproduce too quickly, causing a buildup of skin cells and resulting in thick, white, silvery, or red patches of skin that are often dry, itchy, and sometimes even painful.
At Empire Specialty Pharmacy, we believe every patient deserves a life free of the symptoms of gastrointestinal diseases. Empire Specialty Pharmacy provides an array of medications to relieve those symptoms.
Growth Hormone Deficiency, sometimes abbreviated GHD, is a syndrome that causes a reduction in the secretion of the growth hormone from the brain’s anterior pituitary gland. The pituitary gland is primarily responsible for the production of hormones related to the control of proper metabolism, physical development, and many other vital physical processes. This deficiency in growth hormone by the pituitary gland causes the body not to grow properly as the body ages.
Hepatitis C is an infectious liver disease caused by the Hepatitis C virus, which affects between three to four million people around the globe every year. Though there is no vaccine for Hepatitis C, it is considered curable with the right medications.
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) which is a progressive failure of the immune system, which allows life-threatening opportunistic infections and cancers to thrive in the body. Many people can live with HIV for years before it develops into AIDS, and in some cases, HIV never develops into AIDS at all.
Multiple sclerosis, commonly abbreviated as MS, is a life-long chronic, often disabling autoimmune disorder that causes the body to attack its own central nervous system.
Nephrology may involve outcomes as serious as transplants if the right treatment plan is not administered and the proper therapy of medications not provided. Liver organ transplants have become a widely accepted medical treatment for late-stage renal failure. Every day, almost one hundred people are the recipients of a liver transplant worldwide.
The bones are the foundational support structure of the human body. They are living tissues that regenerate on a continual basis.
Arthritis is an inflammation of the joints. Rheumatoid Arthritis, commonly known as RA, is a chronic, autoimmune condition, occurring from the immune system attacking the protective lining of the joints. There are several types of arthritis and many different causes.