Posts Tagged "drug interactions"

Drug Interactions Common Among Hospitalized Kids

Posted on Jan 20, 2015 in Chronic Disease, Medical Rewind

LISTEN TO 12.15.14 MEDICAL REWIND TO HEAR WHAT DR. BUTTAR AND ROBERT SCOTT BELL HAVE TO SAY ABOUT THIS ARTICLE ——————————————- Medication combos may cause side effects or reduce treatment effectiveness, expert notes. When children land in the hospital, they are often given multiple drugs that could interact with each other in potentially harmful ways, a study of U.S. hospitals finds. Researchers found that among nearly 500,000 children and teenagers who were hospitalized in 2011, nearly half were given...

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Medical Rewind – December 15th

Posted on Jan 19, 2015 in Medical Rewind

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. Drug interactions common among hospitalized children Depression caused by infection The healthy role of raw milk in your diet Has the FDA really acknowledged immune benefit?   How can you get an Advanced Medicine Seminar in your city? Just get 50 or more of your friends together and contact info@drbuttar.com to learn the details. .. Doctors, would you like to establish a private health care exchange and protect your practice? Contact...

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More Than Half Million Kids Yearly Suffer Dangerous Drug Interactions

Posted on Nov 22, 2009 in Uncategorized

Monday, September 28, 2009 More than half a million U.S. children yearly have bad reactions or side effects from widely used medicines that require medical treatment and sometimes hospitalization, new research shows. Children younger than age 5 are most commonly affected. Penicillin and other prescription antibiotics are among drugs causing the most problems, including rashes, stomachaches and diarrhea. Parents should pay close attention when their children are started on medicines since “first-time medication exposures may reveal an allergic reaction,” said lead author Dr....

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