Side effects of over the counter medicines are more common than you think.
This article explains what pharmacists do, providing background into the retail pharmacy profession and how to become a pharmacist.
Histop is a popular name for an over the counter generic drug Chlorpheniramine. This medicine is a first generation antihistamine. It is used for symptomatic relief of allergies such as colds, cough, allergy, hay fever and allergic rhinitis.
You get the usual medical/illegal, such as Marijuana, Cocaine, Heroin, ecstasy, etc. Then you get the (sought of) legal drugs, which you may be keeping in your cupboard. These are just some of them:
Bismuth subsalicylate can be a helpful treatment for stomach upset, heartburn, and diarrhea. It may also help to treat peptic ulcers. It may produce side effects, however.
Tuberculosis and isoniazid come together in medicine as a common play of hero versus villain. But seldom are people wary that aside from the common liver problems, isoniazid may also cause seizures!
Marijuana is a controversial drug that has been legalized for use in a portion of the U.S. for those with chronic illnesses. Scientifically known as cannabis sativa, this plant is very powerful.
This article briefly describes the background to the recall of the once popular painkiller, Darvocet.
Black Friday came a week early for many patients when, on Friday November 19, 2010, the FDA announced they were requesting the withdrawal of ALL propoxyphene containing prescription medications in the U.S. Many patients are now looking for an...
Marijuana allergy can be annoying and even deadly in some cases. A warning label on legal marijuana might be included to help prevent catastrophes.