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Duromine

What is Duromine? Duromine is a product containing Phentermine as an active ingredient. Phentermine is a stimulant that is similar to an amphetamine. It is combined with a resin which slowly releases the phentermine so that the effect of Duromine lasts all day. What Duromine is used for? Duromine is …

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Duromine

Apakah itu Duromine? Duromine merupakan sejenis produk yang mengandungi bahan aktif Phentermine. Phentermine merupakan sejenis ubat perangsang di mana struktur kimianya menyerupai amfetamine. Produk tersebut diformulasikan dengan sejenis resin untuk membolehkan phentermine diserap secara terkawal agar kesan rawatan Duromine dapat dikekalkan untuk seharian. Apakah kegunaan Duromine? Duromine digunakan untuk mengurangkan …

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Antiviral for H1N1

What is Influenza? Influenza or ‘flu’ is an infection caused by the influenza virus. Influenza A in particular is caused by the H1N1 virus. How Does Influenza Spread? The H1N1 virus spreads through air where droplets from an infected person’s cough or sneeze inhaled by an uninfected individual, or through …

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Antipsychotic

Introduction Antipsychotic is a class of medicine used to treat psychosis. They are also known as neuroleptics. These medications affect neurotransmitters that allow communication between brain cells. Types of Antipsychotics Typical antipsychotics (also known as first generation antipsychotics): Phenothiazines (Chlorpromazine, Thioridazine, Fluphenazine, Perphenazine, Prochlorperazine, Trifluoperazine). Butyrophenones (Haloperidol) Thioxanthenes (Flupenthixol, Zuclopenthixol) …

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Antipsikotik

Pengenalan Antipsikotik adalah kelas ubat yang digunakan untuk merawat psikosis (penyakit mental yang menyebabkan perubahan personaliti dan tidak peka dengan realiti). Ubat-ubatan ini juga dikenali sebagai ‘neuroleptik’. Ubat-ubatan ini memberi kesan kepada sistem perhubungan khas yang membenarkan komunikasi antara sel-sel otak dan membolehkan otak berfungsi secara normal. Hasilnya, pesakit akan …

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Treatment of Acne

Acne is a skin condition characterized by Whiteheads and/or blackheads (mild acne), Pimples together with whiteheads and/or blackheads (moderate acne) and Deep, inflamed painful swellings under the skin together with papules and pustules (severe acne)

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Medicines for Head Lice

Introduction Lice are tiny, wingless, parasitic insects that feed on your blood. Head lice infestation is very common. Children aged 3-10 years in preschool, elementary school or daycare centers are most likely to have lice. It is easily spread, especially by school children, through personal contact and by sharing personal …

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Botox (Toksin Botulinum)

Toksin Botulinum merupakan sejenis toksin yang dihasilkan oleh bakteria Clostridium botulinum. Sebanyak 7 jenis toksin botulinum telah dikenalpasti, iaitu jenis A, B, C (C1, C2), D, E, F dan G. Sindrom Botulisme akan berlaku sekiranya seseorang termakan makanan yang telah dicemari bakteria berkenaan. Sindrom tersebut juga boleh berlaku akibat daripada …

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Botox

Botulinum toxin is produced by a bacterium, Clostridium botulinum. It is broken into 7 types. They are botulinum toxin types A, B, C [C1, C2], D, E, F, and G. The syndrome of botulism can be seen when there is an ingestion of contaminated food, from colonization of the infant …

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