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M. Pharmacy (Pharmacy Practice)

Pallavi Singh

Pallavi has completed her masters in Pharmacy from Vels University, Chennai. She has worked as a Scientific Content Writer with Dr.Bond, a mobile application for doctors and also as a Scientific Analyst in Molecular Connection, Chennai. Her hobbies include exploring new drugs and inventions in the Pharma and medical fields. She is a certified singer and dancer, who also enjoys traveling.

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Ethionamide

Ethionamide generic Ethionamide is an antibiotic. It is used for the treatment of tuberculosis as a second-line drug in combination with other drugs, especially in cases of resistance to the standard drugs.

Bifonazole

Bifonazole(Bifon) generic Bifonazole is used for the treatment of fungal skin infections like ringworm including jock itch and athlete’s foot. Bifonazole interferes with the synthesis of the cell membrane of the fungi.

Epalrestat

Epalrestat(Bifon) generic Epalrestat is used for the treatment of nerve damage due to diabetes called diabetes neuropathyIt inhibits the enzyme aldose reductase and reduces the level of sorbitol, which damages the nerves.

Diethylamine Salicylate

Diethylamine Salicylate(Bifon) generic Diethylamine salicylate has painkilling and anti-inflammatory properties. It is used for the treatment of muscle pain or joint pain like rheumatism. It is also used for the treatment of sciatica , sprains, and strains.

Eicosapentaenoic acid

Eicosapentaenoic acid(Bifon) generic Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) is an omega-3-fatty acid. It is used to reduce the levels of triglycerides and prevent and treat heart-related conditions like coronary heart diseaseIt is also used for the treatment of other conditions like schizophrenia , depression , menopausal or rheumatoid arthritis symptoms, cancers and borderline personality disorder.