‘White’ or ‘Coloured’ Vitamin C Tablets: Which is more effective?

Vitamin C is also known as Ascorbic acid. It is the belief of some in this part of the world that the ‘White’ vitamin C tablets are more effective than ‘Coloured’ Vitamin C tablets especially when dealing with symptoms of cold and catarrh.         You may like: POPULAR BUT DANGEROUS: What to expect from Vitamin… Read More ‘White’ or ‘Coloured’ Vitamin C Tablets: Which is more effective?

What You Should Know about METRONIDAZOLE (FLAGYL) AND ALCOHOL Interaction

Metronidazole, popularly known as Flagyl is an antibiotic that is particularly effective at treating anaerobic infections (infections caused without the presence of air). It is one drug that readily comes to mind when diarrhoea comes calling. Although it may be taken with or without food, it should never be taken with alcohol. In fact, alcohol… Read More What You Should Know about METRONIDAZOLE (FLAGYL) AND ALCOHOL Interaction

ALCOHOL AND ANTIBIOTICS: FRIEND OR FOE?

Have you heard? Some people say you should avoid alcohol when on antibiotics. Do all antibiotics interact with alcohol? NO! But some do. You may like: Injectable Skin Lightening Products: What you should know Really, it may be better to skip the drink until you’ve finished your antibiotic and you’re feeling all better. Some antibiotics react badly… Read More ALCOHOL AND ANTIBIOTICS: FRIEND OR FOE?

AMOXICILLIN OR AUGMENTIN: THE DIFFERENCE YOU SHOULD KNOW

Antibiotic resistance remains a trending issue and cannot be overemphasized. Of course, Amoxicillin contains just amoxicillin,whereas Augmentin contains  amoxicillin too and more… However, there are few more things to note. You may like: The difference you should know: Diclofenac Potassium and Diclofenac Sodium If you’ve received a prescription for Augmentin (amoxicillin with clavulanate potassium), you may wonder why… Read More AMOXICILLIN OR AUGMENTIN: THE DIFFERENCE YOU SHOULD KNOW