Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs)

What are proton pump inhibitors and Their Mechanism ? Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) reduce the production of acid by obstruction the enzyme in the wall of the stomach that produces acid. Acid is important for the formation of most ulcers in the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum, and therefore the reduction of acid with PPIs prevents ulcers and permits any ulcers that exist within the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum to heal. What diseases do PPIs treat? … Read moreProton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs)

Paracetamol: Uses, Side Effects, Mechanism, Dosage

Acetaminophen belong to a class of drug Called analgesic(pain reliever) and antipyretics(fever reducer).It is  used to treat different Medical conditions such as headache, muscle aches, arthritis, backache, toothaches, colds,menstrual periods and fevers.The FDA approved acetaminophen in 1951. Mechanism Of Action Acetaminophen is assumed to act primarily within the central nervous system, increasing the pain threshold by inhibiting each … Read moreParacetamol: Uses, Side Effects, Mechanism, Dosage

Scientists Developed A New Medical  Device To  Diagnose A Dozen  Different Diseases

Average people might sooner or later be able to use a Star Trek-inspired home medical device to diagnose a dozen completely different diseases and track five major important signs, all without having to draw blood or visit a doctor’s office. Engineers developed the DxtER device as a part of a contest to make a modern version of the “tricorder” that Dr. Leonard “Bones” McCoy waved over patients on the starship Enterprise to diagnose sicknesses. The DxtER combines an array of various sensors with intelligent diagnostic computer … Read moreScientists Developed A New Medical  Device To  Diagnose A Dozen  Different Diseases

List of Emergency Drugs & Their Doses

Emergency Drugs

EMERGENCY DRUGS IN HYPERTENSIVE EMERGENSIES Systolic Blood Pressure More Than 220 mmHg or diastolic Blood Pressure More Than 120 mmHg with evidence of active end organ damage. Following Emergency drugs are used in hypertensive crisis. SODIUM NITROPRUSSIDE  Dose : 20-300 microgram/ min i.v Because of predictable, instantaneous, titrable and balanced arteriovenous vasodilatory action it is preferred. … Read moreList of Emergency Drugs & Their Doses

Aspirin (Ascard, Loprin Tablet)

Ascard, Loprin Tablet

Aspirin (Brands: Ascard,  Loprin Tablet)  Is The prototypical analgesic used in the treatment of mild to moderate pain. It has antipyretic And anti-inflammatory properties and acts as an inhibitor of cyclooxygenase which results in the inhibition of the biosynthesis of prostaglandins. Aspirin or Acetylsalicylic acid (Ascard,  Loprin Tablet) also inhibits platelet aggregation and is used … Read moreAspirin (Ascard, Loprin Tablet)