2 years ago

NSAIDS and DIURETICS

Diuretics are chemical substances used to lower high blood pressure. They act by inhibiting the sodium-potassium-chloride ions symporter. The inhibition of the transport of these ions back into the blood leaves them in the ascending loop of henle( read more...

2 years ago

NSAIDS and ASTHMA

Asthma is a respiratory tract disease which usually affects the airways making breathing difficult. During allergic reactions, histamine is released from basophils. Histamine then binds to histaminic receptors(specifically, h6 receptors). The resp read more...

2 years ago

NSAIDS AND ANTICOAGULANTS

Brief introduction to anticoagulants

Anticoagulants are chemical substances(drugs), whose main mechanism of action is to prevent the coagulation(clotting) of blood in order to facilitate circulation. Anticoagulants act m read more...

2 years ago

A SNIPPET ON NSAIDS...

NSAIDS ( Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs) are analgesics used to manage fever (pyresis), inflammation, and pain(as a result of inflammation). Examples of NSAIDS inclu read more...