Cough Medications

If you are the type that has a frequent night cough, you will have no choice but to seek the best cough medication. Although a nasty cough can annoy, it is still a way of expelling irritants from the lungs. Cough from the common cold heals naturally or with home remedies. But while the symptoms … Read more

Coughing up Phlegm

A cough can be dry or productive. Coughing up phlegm or mucus is good because it helps get rid of infections. When you cough up phlegm, it is called sputum. Sputum can come in unique colours, which may get you confused. However, I will show you the conditions that cause phlegm coughs, reasons the sputum … Read more

What is blood?

Blood is an essential body fluid produced in the bone marrow, the spleen, lymph nodes, and thymus gland. It is an essential fluid that makes life possible. Blood is made up of four different cells. Red blood cells (erythrocytes) White blood cells (leukocytes) Platelets (thrombocytes) Plasma. Red blood cells (erythrocytes) RBC is the most abundant type of cell in … Read more

Cough

Whenever there is a clog of mucus or phlegm in your airways, coughing helps clear it up. Coughing is a way of expelling mucus and irritations from the lungs and windpipe to prevent infections and inflammation. It can rarely be a sign of serious sickness, as most coughs, especially those from colds and flu, heal … Read more

An Overview of Pineapple Juice Benefits, Its Nutrition Facts & Their Side Effects

Pineapples (Ananas comosus) are nutrient-dense fruits from the ‎Bromeliaceae family. It is a medicinal fruit rich in bromelain enzymes, vitamin C and other antioxidants, essential for immune boosting, and for body maintenance. The health benefits of pineapple juice are many because of their nutritional contents. It helps to improve bone and eye health, immune system, digestion, … Read more

Sugar Diseases! Why You Must Avoid Added Sugar Now

In our day-to-day life, we eat diets that contain both natural and added sugar. Although it makes our juice or food sweeter, excessive intake of fructose and carbohydrates causes sugar diseases like diabetes, obesity, hypertension, metabolic syndrome (Mets), kidney disease, heart disease, and many other diseases caused by sugar. What is the Recommended Sugar intake … Read more

Finally, the Rate of Sickle Cells Can be Reduced Through Prenatal Genotype Testing.

In the olden days, our grandparents married and reproduced without knowing either theirs or their babies’ genotype. That single act leads to the death of so many children because of sickle cell anemia or other thalassemia diseases. Thank God for introducing western education in Africa, now you can know your genotype in a few minutes … Read more

What is the L484 Pill

The l484 pill is a white oblong tablet known as acetaminophen 500 mg or paracetamol. It is an analgesic (pain relievers) and antipyretics (fever reducers) drugs used to treat fever, and pain arising from different conditions. Acetaminophen capsule works perfectly in relieving pain from menstruation, headaches, backache, arthritis, muscle aches, fever, and many other symptoms. (1) … Read more

4H2 Pill (Cetirizine Hydrochloride 10 mg) Identification

The 4H2 pill, also known as cetirizine hydrochloride, refers to an antihistamine medication used to treat symptoms of seasonal allergies and urticaria such as hives, sneezing, watery eyes, itch, skin rash, and inflammation. (1) These symptoms are caused by inhaling allergens from pollen grains, dust, and mold. It mainly affects the upper respiratory system, such as … Read more

What is Hematology?

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Hematology is a branch of medicine that deals with the study of blood, blood serving organs, and blood diseases. Those that specialize in haematology are called the haematologist or a haematology doctor. A hematologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of blood disorders such as blood cancer, sickle cells, lymphoma, leukaemia, haemophilia, multiple myeloma, and … Read more

What is Iberogast Herbal Drug (STW 5)

Iberogast, or STW 5, refers to a herbal drug used to relieve stomach pains and other digestive symptoms like functional dyspepsia (FD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). It is produced from a combination of extracts from nine different herbs. Iberogast was first produced by a German company “Steigerwald” in 1961 and is now available in … Read more

Overview of Nuberol Forte: Uses, Dosage Side Effects and Interactions

What is Nuberol Forte? Nuberol Forte, also known as norgesic, is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used to relieve pain and discomfort. It is produced from the combination of orphenadrine citrate and paracetamol. Orphenadrine citrate is a skeletal muscle relaxant that acts on the central nervous system (CNS) to produce their relaxation effects. Paracetamol is an analgesic … Read more

What Is Fluimucil 600 mg

Fluimucil 600 mg is a brand name for (N-acetylcysteine), a mucolytic drug used to treat acetaminophen or paracetamol overdose. It is also used to treat respiratory tract infections, psychiatric disorders, Alzheimer’s disease, oxidation reactions, and many other symptoms. The drug has N-acetylcysteine as an active ingredient, and other excipients such as sodium hydrogen carbonate, citric acid, … Read more