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St. John’s Wort

Introduction St. John’s Wort is an herb that is extracted from the flowers and leaves of a shrub that has yellow-coloured flowers. St. John’s Wort is originated from Europe. However, St. John’s Wort is now commonly found in Australia as the country produces 20 percents of world supply. The usage …

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St. John’s Wort

Pengenalan St John’s Wort merupakan herba yang diesktrak daripada bunga dan daun sejenis pokok renek yang mempunyai bunga berwarna kuning. St John’s Wort sebenarnya berasal dari Eropah.Walau bagaimanapun, St John’s Wort kini banyak ditemui di Australia sebagai tanaman yang menghasilkan 20 peratus daripada bekalan dunia. Penggunaan St John’s Wort bermula …

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Health Supplement: Vitamin

Introduction A Vitamin is a micronutrient element that is needed in an adequate quantity by the body for it to function normally. Vitamins is are usually obtained through the consumption of a variety of food such as meat, liver, fish, grains, nuts, vegetables and fruits. Besides food resources, vitamins may …

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Oral Antifungal

Antifungal and functions Fungal infections may sound dangerous and extreme but there are actually caused by fungi that are common in the environment. Fungi is an organisms that can be found in soil, on plants, trees and other vegetation, and on our skin, mucous membranes and intestinal tracts. Some fungi …

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Oral Antikulat

Antikulat dan kegunaan Jangkitan kulat kedengaran membahayakan dan agak keterlaluan, tetapi sebenarnya ia adalah disebabkan oleh kulat yang biasa terdapat di persekitaran kita. Kulat adalah organisma yang boleh didapati di dalam tanah, pokok, kulit dan usus manusia. Sesetengah kulat boleh membahayakan kesihatan dengan bertindak sebagai patogen atau toksin. Jangkitan kulat …

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Lozenges

What is lozenges and functions Lozenges are a form of medicated sweets preparation.. It contains one or more medicines that are usually in flavored sweet taste. Its function is to provide relief and comfort to the irritation of the throat cavity. The active ingredient contents in the lozenges provide a …

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Aspirin

Apa Itu Aspirin? Aspirin atau nama bahan aktif Acetyl Salicylic Acid merupakan ubat yang tergolong dalam kumpulan Non-Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drug (NSAID). Ubat dari kumpulan NSAID merupakan ubat tahan sakit untuk kesakitan tahap ringan ke sederhana. Aspirin merupakan ubat am yang boleh diperolehi tanpa preskripsi doktor. Buat masa ini, terdapat …

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Aspirin

What is Aspirin? Aspirin or its active ingredient name Acetyl Salicylic Acid is in a drug class called Non-Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drug (NSAID). NSAID is used as a painkiller to relieve mild to moderate pain. Aspirin is available as an over-the-counter medicine which can be obtained without prescription. Currently, there …

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Orlistat

Apa Itu Orlistat? Orlistat merupakan ubat yang tergolong dalam kumpulan perencat enzim lipase. Ia berfungsi mengurangkan penyerapan lemak ke dalam badan. Orlistat tersedia dalam 2 kekuatan iaitu, 120mg dan 60mg. Buat masa ini, terdapat 6 produk mengandungi Orlistat yang berdaftar di Malaysia dan ianya hanya boleh diperoleh melalui preskripsi doktor. …

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Orlistat

What Is Orlistat? Orlistat is in a drug class called Lipase Enzyme Inhibitor. It works by reducing fat absorption into the body. Orlistat is available in 2 strengths, 120mg and 60mg and can only be obtained through doctor’s prescription. Why Is Orlistat Needed? Orlistat is indicated for treatment of obesity …

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