Daily Archives: 18/08/2020

Drugs that cause QT prolongation

Drugs that cause QT prolongation Antiarrhythmic agents Class IA Class IA antiarrthymic drugs work by blocking sodium and potassium channels. Blocking sodium channels tend to shorten the action potential duration, while blocking potassium channels prolongs the action potential. When the drug concentration is at a low to normal concentration, the potassium channel blocking activity takes […]

Who should not take Ginkgo Biloba Plus Capsule?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following: Conditions: • increased risk of bleeding due to clotting disorder • a change in blood platelet function • a hemorrhage in the brain • bleeding within the skull • uterine fibroids • breast cancer • cancer […]

Covid management:

Released from KMC Once covid is diagnosed get a baseline CBP, LFT, RFT, CRP, d Dimer, IL6 (if available), LDH, Ferritin, Trop T, ECG, baseline CXR and CT chest. Ask for replication score in RT PCR test. It indicates how infective you are for other people. Any score above 25 is generally non infectious especially […]