Grace Adejuwon, B.Pharm

Grace Adejuwon joined 25 Doctors in 2019. She has a bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from the Obafemi Awolowo University with many years experience in pharmaceutical care, logistics and pharmacy business management. She is also the lead pharmacist at Synapse Services Ltd, a community pharmacy. An ardent lover of nature, she delights in spending time within the pages of books. She uses her love for welding words together to educate people, especially about drugs.

How Long Does Adderall Stay in Your System?

How long does Adderall last in your system

Adderall has a potential for abuse as people without ADHD self-medicate on it to boost their physical performance and concentration. When taken in high doses, Adderall produces a sense of euphoria and increased energy levels. The drug can cause numerous side effects and behavioral issues, including euphoria, sleep disruption, mental health problems or addiction. This …

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Flomax Side Effects After Stopping

Flomax side effects after stopping

Some conditions can cause a simple natural occurrence like urination to become problematic. Frequent urination during the day or at night, the urgent need to urinate, difficulty starting urination, dribbling at the end of urination, inability to completely empty the bladder, and a weak urine stream or a stream that stops intermittently are symptoms of …

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Augmentin And Alcohol: Do They Interact?

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The subject of alcohol– drug interaction has generated many questions in the minds of people, as they want to know how safe it is to drink while taking their medications. A few antibiotics such as metronidazole (Flagyl) when taken with alcohol, have been noted to cause an uncomfortable myriad of symptoms ranging from lightheadedness to …

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Amoxicillin And Alcohol: Do They Interact?

Amoxicillin and Alcohol

Amoxicillin is a widely used antibiotic, basically because of its broad spectrum of activity, its known efficacy, and of course, its cost-effectiveness Though it is readily available, it is a prescription medication that ideally requires a doctor’s diagnosis and prescription before use. In the United States, amoxicillin ranked in the top five of commonly prescribed …

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Zoloft and Alcohol: Interactions, Dangers and Effects

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Generally, for people taking antidepressants, drinking alcohol is not recommended. Alcohol itself can worsen the symptoms of depression. Alcohol interacts with a number of medications,  significantly altering their effects in the body, leading to potentially fatal consequences. This article considers the interaction between alcohol and an antidepressant – Zoloft. About Zoloft Zoloft is a brand …

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Cymbalta Withdrawal Symptoms and How to Ease Them

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Most antidepressants come with an unlabeled warning. Once you start, don’t try to stop on your own! This subtle warning comes at a price if disobeyed, as you would have to deal with withdrawal symptoms – physical and mental symptoms that result when you stop taking a drug. Managing withdrawal symptoms can be very uncomfortable, …

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Lexapro Withdrawal: Symptoms, Timeline and Treatment

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One of the downsides of treatment with antidepressants is having to deal with the symptoms that come from quitting the medication. All antidepressants come with unwanted effects some of which show up when patients stop using them. These effects are known as withdrawal symptoms. In this article, we will discuss the withdrawal symptoms associated with …

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Prednisone And Alcohol: How Do They Interact?

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Many people take pleasure in alcohol and they, in fact, consider it a part of their lives. However, you might find it interesting to know that alcohol can affect the way some medications work in the body. Even common over-the-counter medications like Paracetamol and Metronizadole (Flagyl) are affected by alcohol, so before you take a …

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Is Gabapentin Addictive? Here is The Truth

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Drug addiction has become a major source of concern for many. With the rise in substance abuse rates and many people hooked on recreational drugs, it is quite important to be certain if your medication has addiction potential. In this article, we discuss the drug Gabapentin and answer the question about whether you can ‘get …

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Cephalexin 500mg: Uses, Dosage and Side Effects

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Did you ever read ancient stories of war when cities had great walls that prevented attackers from taking over the cities? The walls were strong enough to withstand pressure. But over time, attackers built highly specialized weapons which were capable of taking down the city walls! Cephalexin is just like one of such weapons, designed …

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Meloxicam Side Effects: What You Need To Know

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Meloxicam is a Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID) used to treat moderate pain. While being a potent painkiller, it can also cause some undesirable effects. In this article, we will be discussing the potential side effects of this drug but please always discuss medications with your doctor before taking them. What Is Meloxicam Used For? Meloxicam …

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