Archive for the ‘Pharmacology’ Category

Enzyme inducers

November 6, 2011

PC BRATS

  • Phenytoin
  • Carbamazepine
  • Barbiturates
  • Rifampicin
  • Alcohol
  • Topiramate (low enzyme induction)
  • Smoking/St John’s Wort
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Drugs causing falls

September 26, 2011

Triple Anti SAND

  • Anticholingergics
  • Antihypertensives
  • Anticonvulsants / Antipsychotics
  • Sedative medication e.g. antihistamines
  • Alcohol
  • Nitrates
  • Diuretics / Digoxin

Gynaecomastia causes

March 2, 2011

Cool Cats Love To DISCO

  • Chromosomal e.g. Kleinfelters (47, XXY)
  • Cirrhosis of the Liver
  • Testicular carcinoma
  • Digoxin
  • Isoniazid
  • Spironolactone
  • Cimetidine
  • Oestrogen