Ask the expert: disease modifying drugs

Ask the expert: disease modifying drugs

A disease modifying drug or a disease modifying treatment are the same thing. Some people refer to it as DMTs others to DMDs. A disease modifying drug is usually given to people with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis to slow down the relapses, to prevent the relapses from happening and also, in some cases, they slowRead More Ask the expert: disease modifying drugs

How Does Adderall™ Work?

It can make you happy, suppress your appetite, reduce fatigue, increase your attention span, and it’s used to treat narcolepsy, depression and ADHD. What magical substance does all of this? Adderall. [Reactions intro] Over 25 million people worldwide use amphetamine, which is the active ingredient in Adderall. Amphetamine has actually been around since the 1800s,Read More How Does Adderall™ Work?

Antimicrobial drugs & its complications – مضادات الميكروبات ومضاعفاتها

Antimicrobial drugs & its complications – مضادات الميكروبات ومضاعفاتها

Today, we will talk about antibiotics or antimicrobial drugs There is a very important term called: antimicrobial drugs. Antimicrobial drugs can be either extracted from living organisms that release products or crude extract then we can use it as a drug for killing bacteria or such drugs can be synthetically prepared in pharmaceutical companies TheRead More Antimicrobial drugs & its complications – مضادات الميكروبات ومضاعفاتها

Shapeshifting Cancer Cells | Cedars-Sinai

Shapeshifting Cancer Cells | Cedars-Sinai

The new study makes an unanticipated connection between certain type of very aggressive tumor cell which has the ability to shape-shift and deform and squeeze through tissue spaces. And sensitivity to a certain class of chemotherapy drugs called Taxanes. If we can profile tumors using molecular tools and identify signatures of sensitivity to specific drugs,Read More Shapeshifting Cancer Cells | Cedars-Sinai

Optimizing Chemotherapy for Frail and Elderly Patients With Advanced Gastroesophageal Cancer

Optimizing Chemotherapy for Frail and Elderly Patients With Advanced Gastroesophageal Cancer

>>OK, so we’re talking about gastroesophageal cancer and a study that ASCO has chosen to highlight. Why are you interested in this study?>>I love this study. A perennial problem in cancer clinical trials is that the people we include in our trials are the fit, healthy triathlete cancer patients, and we leave out the largeRead More Optimizing Chemotherapy for Frail and Elderly Patients With Advanced Gastroesophageal Cancer

LSD in 3 Minutes

LSD in 3 Minutes

Lysergic acid diethylamide or simply LSD is a non-toxic non-addictive psychedelic drug of the Ergoline family. It was first synthesized by Albert Hofmann in 1938 from Ergot a grain fungus that grows on rye. What many people don’t know is that LSD can also be synthesized from the seeds of the common garden flowers morningRead More LSD in 3 Minutes

Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer

Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer

–Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer Chemotherapy (chemo) is the use of drugs to treat cancer. Most often, chemo is a systemic treatment − the drugs are given in a way that lets them enter the bloodstream and reach all areas of the body. Systemic chemo can be useful for cancers that have metastasized (spread). Most ofRead More Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer

CDL Driver Training and United States Truck Driver Drug Testing

CDL Driver Training and United States Truck Driver Drug Testing

Hi there, Rick with Smart Drive Test talking to you today about drug testing. In the late 1990s, I worked as a safety and compliance officer for a small flat deck company in Ottawa. Ontario. We had one of our drivers pulled on a random drug test. He was drug and alcohol tested according toRead More CDL Driver Training and United States Truck Driver Drug Testing