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  • Lactulose
    on Dec 9, 2016
    Lactulose3.3g/5ml SyrupDrug Category: Stimulant Laxative / Osmotically acting laxatives.Brand Name: DuphalacPharmaceutical Form and CompositionLactulose is an oral solution. It is a clear, viscous liquid, colorless to brownish yellow. Lactulose oral...
  • Pharmaceutical Gels
    on Mar 27, 2015
    Gels are suspensions, in a water medium, of insoluble drugs in hydrated form wherein the particle size approaches or attains colloidal dimensions. In addition to the active ingredients, gels may contain peppermint oil, glycerin, sorbitol, sucrose, sa...
  • Pharmaceutical Suspension
    on Mar 26, 2015
    Suspensions as defined by the physical chemist are a two – phase system consisting of a finely divided solid dispersed in a solid, liquid or gas. Pharmacist accepts the definition and admits that a variety of a dosage form fall within the scope suc...
  • Insulin
    on Mar 26, 2015
    Insulin Injection, USP, BP, PhI. Other Name: Injectio Insulin; Insulin; Insulin Hydrochloride; Iletin (Lilly). Definition: A sterile, acidified solution of the active principles of the pancreas which affects the metabolism of glucose. Description:...
  • What is the Best Infant Milk Formula for Your Baby?
    on Mar 25, 2015
    After your baby was born the first thing that you do is to feed him. We all know that all babies do need milk. We all know also that all of us were nourished by milk when we were still babies and sustained by food as we grow.  Milk is very much...
  • Atopic Dermatitis / Eczema
    on Mar 21, 2015
    What is Atopic Dermatitis?Atopic Dermatitis also known as Eczema is a common recurrent itchy skin condition that is usually seen in children but may also affect adults. It is sometimes mistakenly called “skin asthmas” by many people. Individuals...
  • Wilkins or Absolute – What is the Best Distilled Water to drink?
    on Mar 13, 2015
    Because of the modern day era, mothers, parents, guardians are so protective and concerned about the health of their infant and child. So as their baby was delivered most parents use distilled water as the water for their babies. Yes, water nowadays...
  • Emulsions - Part 2
    on Mar 12, 2015
    English Method (Wet Method)The acacia solution is place in a mortar and a small quantity of the oil is added. (The amount of oil to be added at one time depends on the quantity of emulsion being prepared). The pestle is rapidly and lightly rotated, d...
  • Fractional Radio Frequency Microneedling – An Advanced Treatment Technology for Skin Problems
    on Mar 12, 2015
    What is Fractional Radio Frequency (RF) Microneedling? Fractional RF Microneedling is a unique technique to treat target areas of the skin through the fast penetration of specially designed compound of tiny microneedles without damaging the epidermis...
  • Emulsions
    on Mar 11, 2015
    As defined by the USP XVII an emulsion is a two-phase system in which one liquid is dispersed in the form of small globules throughout another liquid. The dispersed liquid is known as the internal phase, whereas the dispersion medium as the external...
  • Liniments
    on Jan 17, 2015
    Liniments are solutions or mixture of various substances in oil, alcoholic solution of soap, or emulsions, intended for external application. They are applied with rubbing to the affected areas and that is why they were once called embrocations.Denta...
  • Inhalations and Inhalants
    on Jan 17, 2015
    Inhalations are drugs or combinations of drugs administered through the nasal or oral respiratory route for local or systemic effect. These preparations are designed to carry the drug into the respiratory tree of the patient where its vapors give a p...
  • Glycerites
    on Jan 14, 2015
    Glycerites are solutions or mixtures of medicinal substances in not less than 50% by weight of glycerin.  Most glycerites are viscous while some are of jelly-like consistency.Some of the glycerites are used in their original form as medicinal ag...
  • Preparations of Elixir: Part 2
    on Dec 30, 2014
    Glycyrrhiza Elixir, NFOther Name: Elixir Glycyrrhiza; Elixir Adjuvans; Licorice ElixirFormula:Glycyrrhiza Fluidextract                   125 mlAromatic Elixir &...
  • Preparation of Elixir: Part 3
    on Dec 30, 2014
    Sodium Bromide Elixir, NF Other Name: Elixir Sodii BromidiFormula: Sodium Bromide                         175 gPurified Water                 &n...
  • Clopidogrel
    on Dec 27, 2014
    Clopidogrel75mg Tablet300mg TabletDRUG CATEGORY:Anti-Thrombotic AgentPHARMACOLOGY:Clopidogrel is an inhibitor of ADP-induced platelet aggregation acting direct inhibition of adenosine diphosphate (ADP) binding to its receptor and of the subsequent AD...
  • Preparations of Elixirs: Part I
    on Dec 26, 2014
    Amobarbital Elixir, NFOther Name: Elixir AmobarbitaliFormula:Amobarbital                             &nbs...
  • Pharmaceutical Elixirs
    on Dec 26, 2014
    The USP XVII defines elixirs as clear, sweetened hydroalcohol liquids intended for oral use containing flavoring substances or active medicinal agents. Their primary solvents are alcohol and water, with glycerin, sorbitol and syrup sometimes as an ad...
  • Collodions
    on Dec 25, 2014
    Collodionsare liquid preparations containing pyroxylin in a mixture of ethyl ether and ethanol. A soft brush is used to apply the preparation to the skin. When the solvent evaporates it leaves a film of pyroxylin on the surface.The official preparati...
  • Pharmaceutical Jellies
    on Dec 25, 2014
    The National Formulary (NF) under Gels as a class of Gels in which structural coherent matrix contains a high portion of liquid, usually water. They are similar to mucilages because they may be prepared from gums similar to those used in mucilages bu...