Shocking pediatric poison

According to statistics, there are hundreds of Chinese patent medicines containing cinnabar and realgar in the domestic drug market. Science has proved that cinnabar and realgar are toxic to human body, but their legendary curative effects have not yet been confirmed by science. Instead of calling them [medicinal materials], they are rather [poisons]. What is most shocking is that these [poisons] containing cinnabar and realgar are not only taken in large quantities by adults, but also widely used as pediatric drugs on children who have no choice. The following are some research materials on cinnabar, realgar and related proprietary Chinese medicines: Cinnabar Also known as cinnabar, cinnabar, It is a natural ore of mercury sulfide. Cinnabar is a very important Read More …

The safest classic antipyretic

The antipyretic drugs widely used in various countries in the world, recommended by the World Health Organization, suitable for all ages, economical and safe to use are two classic oral drugs: acetaminophen and ibuprofen. Acetaminophen is the first choice and is suitable for children and adults over 3 months old. The name of this medicine is rather awkward, You may not be familiar with it, But when it comes to paracetamol, the names of drugs such as Piriton or Tylenol should be familiar to everyone. They are different names for the same drug, They are all antipyretics containing a single active ingredient [acetaminophen]. The daily maximum dose of acetaminophen for children is 15 mg per kilogram of body weight. Every Read More …

Cough water can’t stop at all.

There are news reports that a young man is addicted to cough water and has spent millions of yuan in three years. Is this cough water what? Why can people not stop? There are many kinds of cough medicine, Such as the Federation, Mrs. Pei, Lijian Ting, Kefei, Oting, etc., But they all have one thing in common, Although the therapeutic effect is good, But abuse is addictive. Among them, the federal cough syrup is the representative. This kind of cough water is antitussive drugs, is also prescription drugs, long-term abuse can lead to dependence and even addiction. Mild people appear hypokalemia, leading to bone looseness, severe people appear mental symptoms, even death. It is very difficult to quit by Read More …

7 Common Medication Errors

According to a recent survey by Lloyds Pharmacy, 46 percent of patients do not take their medicines correctly. [It is estimated that 10 percent of hospitalizations are due to incorrect medication,] said Sultan Dajeni, an expert at the Royal Institute of Medicine Experts such as Dr. Sandipp Barajan, a rheumatologist at the Stabash Hospital in the UK, Paul Litter, a professor at the Primary Health Care Research Department of the University of Southampton in the UK, Nitin Marcartier, a pharmacist at Lloyds Pharmacy in the UK, and Sunil Kochha, a pharmacist at the Pharmacist Information Network, summarized the seven most common mistakes in taking medicine. I. Tablets Break and Take The structure of dosage forms such as sustained-release tablets can Read More …

Calcium, how to supplement? Ten Suggestions on Calcium Supplement

Advertisements for calcium supplement are everywhere, and many people are insisting on taking calcium tablets or mixing calcium powder, but can you really supplement calcium? Are you really calcium deficient? Set reasonable calcium supplement targets, pay attention to the calcium content in products, and don’t be superstitious about publicity… We have summed up 10 small calcium supplement knowledge for everyone, which is simple and easy to understand, and can be learned quickly. Clearly take care of your body, don’t be fooled by business advertisements! Share it with your family and friends after watching it! Copyright of Clove Garden. No reprinting is allowed without permission.

There are all the problems that should be paid attention to before and after taking the medicine.

After reading so many popular science articles, I still don’t know how to take medicine. Today, Dr. Clove will sort out the things you should pay attention to when taking medicine. Precautions before taking medicine When you need to communicate with the doctor when you see a doctor, you should try your best to tell the doctor your physical condition so as to increase the doctor’s understanding of you. Avoid doctors prescribing inappropriate drugs because they do not know enough about your specific situation. If there are any of the following circumstances, you need to actively tell the doctor when seeing a doctor: 1. History of drug allergy, any chronic disease or unusual medication experience; 2. Women who are preparing Read More …

God, did you make these mistakes when you took your medicine?

Lao Li Shu was hospitalized again because of a recurrence of cerebral hemorrhage. About a year ago, Lao Li Shu was hospitalized for cerebral hemorrhage. After treatment, he recovered well. Unexpectedly, a year later, he was admitted to the ward because of another hemorrhage. Aunt Li told me that Lao Li Shu’s blood pressure has not been well controlled for a year. The reason is that besides the unhealthy lifestyle, Lao Li Shu has many problems in compliance and standardization of taking medicine. Blood pressure fluctuates back and forth, leading to another stroke. In fact, Lao Li is only a representative of the elderly who do not use drugs properly. Reasonable and standardized medication is a very serious problem. I Read More …

The Century Legend of Aspirin (1)

[If I are going to be on a desert island and choose to carry some medicine with me, then she may be the first thing to think about-aspirin)] -Professor John A. Baron, Dartmouth School of Medicine Doubts about one’s life experience In other words, the current rapid upgrading of drugs, It has almost reached a dazzling level. Even some doctors are likely not to know the latest development of some drugs in their relevant specialties. It can be said that there are talented people in the country, The waves behind the Yangtze River push forward the waves before. However, among the numerous and constantly changing drugs, there is such an effective exception. Although she has gone through a hundred years Read More …

The Century Legend of Aspirin (2)

Before the above < < Aspirin’s Life Experience Doubts > > A good [heart] medicine Almost everyone has experienced such headache, and many people may have taken aspirin and its similar drugs. Why can aspirin relieve pain? This has to start with the relevant mechanism of pain. In fact, although people have mastered a lot of knowledge about pain so far, However, the mechanism of pain has not been fully clarified. According to the current human understanding of pain, When pain occurs, Locally, some pain-causing chemical factors such as bradykinin will be produced and released. Prostaglandins are also produced and released. Bradykinins can cause pain by acting on pain receptors. Prostaglandins can increase the sensitivity of pain receptors to pain-causing Read More …

The Century Legend of Aspirin (3)

Before the above < < Aspirin is a thoughtful [good] drug > > The sword has two edges While people marvel at the various effects of aspirin, it should also be noted that many researchers have said: [But it is a double-edged sword.] As we already know, Aspirin plays an antipyretic and analgesic role because it can inhibit the production of prostaglandins. Her role in protecting the heart is also related to this. Because certain types of prostaglandins can bond particles in the blood to each other, Thrombosis occurs. If this thrombosis occurs in the heart, then myocardial infarction will occur. Aspirin can reduce the chance of thrombosis by inhibiting the production of prostaglandins, thus playing its corresponding protective role. Read More …