ওষুধকে হালকাভাবে নেবেন না (Do not treat medicines ordinarily)

Medicines are one kinds of poisons for any living things untill it is needed to treat a specific disease condition in a living matter. Using medicines irrationally and inappropriately may harmful for any living matters, which may even life threatening. Pharmacists are the legal experts of synthesis, manufacturing, managing and dispensing of medicines with proper … Continue reading ওষুধকে হালকাভাবে নেবেন না (Do not treat medicines ordinarily)

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FAQ 5: What is Pharmacovigilance?

Pharmacovigilance Pharmacovigilance (PV) is defined as the science and activities relating to the detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects or any other drug-related problem (1). WHO established its Programme for International Drug Monitoring in response to the thalidomide disaster detected in 1961. Together with the WHO Collaborating Centre for International Drug Monitoring, Uppsala, … Continue reading FAQ 5: What is Pharmacovigilance?

FAQ 4: Considering Therapeutic Index & Lethal Dose; which one from the below conditions is applicable to be a relatively safer drug for the patients in terms of overdose toxicity & side effects?

1. Drugs with; "larger therapeutic index and lower lethal dose". 2. Drugs with; "smaller therapeutic index and higher lethal dose". 3. Drugs with; "equal therapeutic index and lethal dose". 4. Drugs with; "larger therapeutic index and higher lethal dose". 5. Drugs with; "smaller therapeutic index and lower lethal dose". Answer: Right answer is the condition … Continue reading FAQ 4: Considering Therapeutic Index & Lethal Dose; which one from the below conditions is applicable to be a relatively safer drug for the patients in terms of overdose toxicity & side effects?