Orlistat belongs to a class of drugs called lipase inhibitors, and helps with weight loss for obese and overweight individuals. A popular brand is ‘LEPASTIN’ from swipha. It works by interfering with the way fat is digested and absorbed into the body and so nearly a third of what you eat is blocked, undigested… Read More The weight loss drug:Lepastin (orlistat) and your health – what you should know
Dental hygiene is an important part of personal health care. Fluoride is a common ingredient in toothpastes (such as Oral B, My My, Close Up, Sensodyne, Colgate etc) and some believe it does more harm than good. Fluoride is a naturally occurring chemical which prevents tooth decay and cavity occurrence. It also reverses the… Read More Use of Closeup, Colgate, Pepsodent and other fluoride toothpastes – what you should know
When you have diarrhoea, which drugs come to your mind? I bet tetracycline, flagyl or both? Did you ever take the tetracycline with milk, or soon after taking the milk? Aaah! If you did, am so sorry, what a waste! What do I mean? Milk is a diary product rich in calcium. Tetracycline and similar… Read More The bad combination of Tetracyclines and Milk
Many people yearn for a smooth and glowing skin, one they can be proud of. It is therefore not surprising that people mix one, some or all of the following creams with their body cream or Ori (shear butter) and use on their skin: Funbact-A, Skineal, Epiderm, Tribotan, ABF, and the likes. What do you… Read More LOUD CAUTION on use of SKINEAL, FUNBACT-A, EPIDERM, TRIBOTAN, ABF and similar creams
Just as a lot of Ladies troop into the pharmacy to get Postinor 2, their “morning after pill” after unprotected sex due to the fear of getting pregnant, many men too troop into the pharmacy to get their own morning after pill after unprotected sex or damaged condoms during intercourse. Of course, they do not… Read More Are you really protected? The morning after SEX drug for men
When paying a visit to elderly parents, we often think of what to buy along to make them happy. Producers of Peak milk suggest you buy their product to show appreciation for your parents, we suggest you buy supplements too (or instead).
Elderly individuals need to be regular on supplements because the age factor makes them prone to a number of conditions.
Take for example… Read More The drug you should give to your parents as gift