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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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Antipsychotics are the class of drugs which help in treating mental disorders like schizophrenia, bipolar disorders and other stress related psychosis symptoms.
Steroids are miracle drugs but have to be used with caution. Some steroids are illegal to use, without prescription. Most steroids have severe side effects hence, these must be taken under strict medical supervision.
Therapeutic drug monitoring is measuring drug concentrations at specific intervals in a patient's bloodstream to maintain it within a therapeutic window.
Drug hypersensitivity is an adverse reaction that occurs due to an interaction between a drug and the human immune system.
Some drugs or therapeutic agents cause undesirable reactions in lungs, known as drug-induced pulmonary disease, which could be serious enough to cause death. It is important to identify the drugs causing these reactions and avoid using them.