Toxicology of Paracetamol Poisoning

  Paracetamol or acetaminophen is commonly used over the counter painkiller (NSAID/analgesic and antipyretic). The drug has certain minor pharmacological differences with regards to its mechanism. Unfortunately, probably due to its easy availability they are a common choice to commit suicide. The manufacturer recommended safe dose of 4g divided over a 24 hour period. The…

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Cannabis, a wonder drug?

Introduction Cannabis is one of the most widely used substances for recreational purposes, and also the most controversial substance. The more you keep something restricted, the more curiosity is generated. The stories and myths surrounding cannabis are many so much so that one can get confused with what is real and what is a lie.…

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Pain and it’s management

Incidence, Prevalence and Epidemiology It is a state of unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual and potential tissue damage or described in terms of such damage. It is an essential response of our body to warn us or signal us of potential injury. The most common types of pain occur in the back…

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