TO TREAT DIABETES
the patient must take medicines every day, even three times a day and keep adequate diet (e.g. not to eat sweets, fat food, not to drink alcohol). The patient must be active (e.g. walk, ride a bike).
TO TREAT A BROKEN LEG
the leg must be in a cast for a few weeks, which is not comfortable, but without it the bone will not be aligned properly. Afterwards, the patient will need rehabilitation.
TO TREAT SCHIZOPHRENIA
the patient must take medicines (tablets or injections), must not drink alcohol, use drugs, and must be active physically.
How do oral drugs work?
How do intramuscular drugs work?