Medicines Often Wrongly Applied

Medicines Often Wrongly Applied

Bremer pharmacies about the dosage forms of drugs swallow one tablet can be any. Whether she is really taken, is it still long. Because efficacy and safety are not only regular taking off, but also the pharmaceutical form. A wrong preparation or use of drugs can lead not only to the ineffectiveness of the drug, but also life-threatening side effects “, says Christina Jager, pharmacist and speaker of the Chamber of pharmacists of Bremen. According to the German drug testing Institute (DAPI), Bremen gave pharmacies in 2009 approximately 1.8 million packs of consultation of drugs to consumers.

Especially those medicines, applying them seems easy at first, were especially need of advice in their formulation. Leaders were closely followed by remedies for eyes and inhaled forms such as asthma sprays tablets, “says Hunter. Tablet parts risk to share tablets requires not only skill, but also know-how. Not all Tablets may be given without hesitation”, says Hunter. The divisibility depends on the nature and composition of the active substance. So by the formulation which, in turn, determines the dosage form.

“So the Division or the so-called delayed release formulations like tablets and many other tablets chewing is prohibited. The shelter meant that the ingredients first time delay be released, Hunter explained. When the coat is destroyed, the active ingredients dissolve early and in large quantities exactly where they cause does not cure, but damage. “Pain pills in the form of delayed release are for example designed to delay and continuously over a period of time to submit the active ingredient. They ingested in crushed form, immediately reached the entire amount of the active ingredient into the blood stream and can cause a life-threatening heart and circulatory collapse, warns hunters. Also cytotoxic drugs used for the treatment of cancer and autoimmune diseases may not to be shared. “This could lead to severe poisoning. Tablets should be divided only in consultation with a doctor or pharmacist. Tricks in the Administration for children in particular parents should consult about the dosage of the drugs of their children. This concerns in particular the preparation of Arzneimittelen such as Antibiotikasafte to “, so hunters.” Too much or too little water leads to incorrect dosages, which could cause health damage. Will the juice is too high doses, this could lead to dangerous side effects. The dose was too low and could not properly have the effect in the long term lead to resistance. Measuring spoons are inaccurate in the dosage. Hunter: Therefore graduated dosing AIDS should be used, which are available in every pharmacy. “There the medicinal juices could be made also by specialized personnel. The juices should be diluted with tap water in always. When the administration of eye drops it come not only to hygiene, but on the proper technique. Children are often afraid of eye drops. Therefore, we recommend the so called kanthale application “, so Hunter. There, a parent must take the child in her arms and eyes closed in the inner corner of the eyelid drop this. “Hunter: after the child opens his eyes and the flow of fluid in the eye.” How adults play again hygiene is essential: the drip injection should touch not the eye.

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