Jayashree Thakwani's Profile
Jayashree holds Masters in Pharmaceutics from Mumbai University. She has extensive experience in R&D of pharmaceutical formulations. Her hobbies include reading, writing, traveling, listening to music and painting.
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Administering medications to children can be challenging for parents. Parents need to use strategies or creative ideas to convince the child to take medicine.
3-D printing technology in pharmaceuticals is an advanced drug delivery system that uses computer aided designs to create personalized drugs.
Insulinoma is a cancer of pancreas which causes excess release of insulin, thus leading to severe hypoglycemia.
Benign prostatic hyperplasia or enlarged prostate is a noncancerous condition observed in men above 50 years of age. It is not a life-threatening disease.
Expired drugs can lose its potency or release toxic by-product(s). Disposal should be done properly, as these can accidentally be misused by children.