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HIDDEN INGREDIENTS IN DRUG FORMULATIONS

HIDDEN INGREDIENTS IN DRUG FORMULATIONS

I subscribed to e-mail alerts from the food and drug administration (FDA) of the United States recently, and ever since then, my mail box has become a battlefield for show of supremacy between FDA alerts and facebook notifications. This is just a show of how committed this parastatal is to protecting the lives of their citizens from unscrupulous and greedy businessmen. Alerts, mostly on consumables and supplements especially sexual enhancing formulas bordering on undeclared ingredients always have the day. That is to say, a sexual enhancing formula will claim to be wholly herbal but is laced with some chemicals that are known to produce such effect. This means the effect of the drug is actually due to the undeclared ingredient which may be illegal and not to the so called herbs it contains. read more

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When do we get our own discount

When do we get our own discount

We all love discount, because it is a very good way of marketing and

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WHY DOES EVERYONE WANT TO BE A PHARMACIST (Forgive my language )

WHY DOES EVERYONE WANT TO BE A PHARMACIST  (Forgive my language )

pharmacist I know some group of ‘janjaweed’ who will look at the topic and

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We thought you should know 1… do not take drugs in ignorance

We thought you should know 1… do not take drugs in ignorance

ostesarc It is no longer news that a lot of drugs that go as herbal medicine in the Nigerian markets are

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NIGERIAN ACADEMY OF PHARMACY HONOURS AKUNYILI

NIGERIAN ACADEMY OF PHARMACY HONOURS AKUNYILI

IMG_20140607_151639IMG_20140607_151639Members of the Nigerian Academy of Pharmacy, have honoured the late Director- General, National Agency For Foods Drugs Administration and Control, Prof. Dora Akunyili, for her exemplary contribution to the profession.

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WHAT, ANOTHER DOCTORS’ STRIKE?

WHAT, ANOTHER DOCTORS’ STRIKE?

rxcist (2)With due respect to my teachers, senior colleagues and colleagues, the call for

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ANOTHER DAY AT PCN..By pharmacist Maduka U.P

ANOTHER DAY AT PCN..By pharmacist Maduka U.P

pcn+logo  It was another day at the PCN office in Lagos. I had gone for the annual license renewal having paid the necessary dues a day before. Today appeared

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Surgeon-General in Nigeria my foot!!!

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PHARMACISTS have tasked the Committee of the Federa Government, set up to redress grievances of health workers on contentious professional matters, to

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IF THIS IS HAPPENING IN EUROPE,THEN I WEEP FOR THE AFRICAN CHILD,AS WHO report draws attention to the abuse of 18 million children

childabusevictim WHO report draws attention to the abuse of 18 million children

Copenhagen and Çeşme Izmir, 17 September 2013

More than 18 million children aged under 18 years suffer from maltreatment

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You must be from hell!!!!

                                      Everyday may not be good, but there is a good day in everyday…Alice Morse Earle

      DSC_2636_zps508afb4eWhen a man is confronted with a problem of unknown cause, incurable, and worst of all lacks the financial muscle to take his chances at a glimpse of hope, then such a problem must be from hell.

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SEE WHAT EDUCATION HAS DONE TO THE HEALTH SECTOR!!!

SEE WHAT EDUCATION HAS DONE TO THE HEALTH SECTOR!!!

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We may have all come on different ships, but we are all in the same boat now…Martin Luther king Jnr

       One protester once said on national T.V that what we have today is a ministry of doctors not the ministry of health, thus the need to

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