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Jayashree Thakwani

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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Self-Medication

Self-Medication

Self-medication is treating self with non-prescription or over the counter medications, for treating self-diagnosed medical conditions. Self-medication must be done with caution, as it can lead to drug-drug or food-drug interactions.

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Smart Drugs

Smart Drugs

Nootropics are drugs or substances which improve cognition that are being increasingly used nowadays to overcome the pressures in competitive scenarios.

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Birth Control Implant

Birth Control Implant

Birth Control Implant is a long-acting birth control contraceptive inserted into the arm. It is a safe and effective method to prevent pregnancy. Nexplanon is the brand name of one such implant.

Disease & Condition
Drugs for Erectile Dysfunction

Drugs for Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction linked to physical and psychological reasons can be treated with drugs to have a happy sex life and relationship.

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Patellar Instability

Patellar Instability

Patellar instability is a kneecap displacement which occurs primarily in children and adolescents. Patellar dislocation can occur due to various reasons; hence, treatment has to be personalized. If left untreated, it can lead to severe arthritis.

Disease & Condition