Volume 2 (2016) - Issue 2, February
Lurasidone is an atypical antipsychotic approved by FDA for the treatment of schizophrenic disorder and depressive episodes linked through bipolar I disorder in adults when used exclusively or in combination with lithium or valproate. Lurasidone is a benzisothiazole antipsychotic, an antagonist at D2, 5-HT2Aand 5-HT7 receptors and a partial agonist at 5-HT1A receptors. As with other antipsychotics...
Background: Medication non-adherence is a growing burden to health care system in Malaysia. Aim: The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence, severity, outcome and factors associated with emergency department (ED) visit due to medication non-adherence at a teaching hospital in Malaysia. Methods: A cross-sectional study design was conducted on patients at the ED of Hospital UniversitiSai...
The drug discovery and computational advances have helped chemists to develop drugs having utility for specific functional applications along with nutritional aspects. This enables researchers to design formulations and synthesized proper medicines as nutrients. Preparation of nutraceutical formulation that too a veterinary formulation is one of the challenging task. Various types of formulations ...