Bowl of Hygieia is one of the symbols of pharmacy, and along with the Rod of Asclepius it is one of the most ancient and important symbols related to medicine in western countries. Hygieia was the Greek goddess of Health… Continue Reading
The mortar and pestle has long been used as a pharmaceutical symbol. Pharmacists would use the mortar and pestle to crush and mix ingredients to cure diseases. The mortar and pestle are tools of traditional pharmacy, an easily recognizable visual motif.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease. Voltaire
“The greatest disease in the West today is not TB or leprosy; it is being unwanted, unloved, and uncared for. We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are… Continue Reading
A multivitamin is a preparation intended to contribute as a dietary supplement – with vitamins, dietary minerals, and other nutritional elements. Such preparations are available in the form of tablets, capsules, pastilles, powders, liquids, or injectable formulations. Other than injectable… Continue Reading
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Your body can create vitamin D by exposing your skin to sunlight without sunscreen. The suggested level of Vitamin D varies from person the person, depending on genetics, activity level, age, and sex.Vitamin D is different than other vitamins in… Continue Reading
The branch of medicine concerned with the determination of appropriate doses of drugs or agents is known as posology.
A semisolid preparation usually containing medicinal substances and intended for external application to the skin or mucous membranes. o Semi-solid preparations of hydrocarbons (petrolatum, mineral oil, paraffin, synthetic hydrocarbons) o Strong emollient effect makes it useful in dry skin… Continue Reading