Tags » Pharmacology

Antibiotic Classifications

Inhibit cell wall synthesis – Penicillin, Cephalosporin, Vancomycin, beta-lactamase inhibitor

Penicillin

Bacteriocidal: block cross linking via competitive inhibition of transpeptidase enzyme

e.g. Penicillin, amoxicillin 

Cephalosporin… 146 more words

The Best Drugs For Pain

     Austen Freda

My project examines the significant public health concern that is pain and the effectiveness and problematic side effects of current pharmacological treatments. Recently emerging as a leading class of candidate treatments for pain are N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) glutamate receptor antagonists. 37 more words

Health And Wellness Projects

Asthma - part 2 (treatment and management)

Let’s start with what we normally use to treat asthma

Relievers – bronchodilator

Short acting beta-2 agonist (SABA)

Long acting beta-2 agonist ( 485 more words

Fingers Crossed

First Aid already has a mnemonic for CYP 450 Inhibitors but tbh I thought it was kinda weak so I submitted this as an alternative: 24 more words

Just Sayin'

I Want To Take Sleeping Pills Every Night But I Can't And It Makes Me Pissed

A Sleeping Pill Problem

I’ve been taking sleeping pills for a week now.

And it has been a miracle for me, for my insomnia.

I could sleep early and wake up fresh and happy. 81 more words

Introspection