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Small Doses: News for Pharmacists
Small Doses: News for PharmacistsThis week, take a look at studies and news on supplements, depression, opioids, and more. Small doses is the news you need in a way that works for you.
Dietary supplements-- an FDA primerFDA is not authorized to review dietary supplements for safety and effectiveness before they go on the market. But it does provide an electronic safety reporting portal tailored exclusively for dietary supplements.
Visual phenomena, decreased vision secondary to occipital lobe infarct
Visual phenomena, decreased vision secondary to occipital lobe infarctMicroperimetry aids diagnosis, and supplements increase circulation
What are the dietary recommendations for hair growthMany dietary supplements have entered the market to support increased hair growth
Nutrition influences skin healthPatients are asking about dietary guidelines. One expert shares insight on how our food source is affecting skin health.
Nutricosmetics: Real science or scientific rhetoric?They’ve been marketed as remedies — even cures — for aging, but do skin and beauty supplements really deliver?
Study: FDA should warn consumers about chemical in weight loss supplements
Study: FDA should warn consumers about chemical in weight loss supplementsSeveral weight loss and fitness supplements contain the chemical BMPEA, a stimulant similar to amphetamine, according to a new study.
Many AMD supplements do not meet AREDS or AREDS2 standards
Many AMD supplements do not meet AREDS or AREDS2 standardsA study recently published in Ophthalmology found that nutritional supplements marketed to help treat age-related macular degeneration (AMD) may not be backed by scientific evidence.
Link between Rx drugs and teen drug abuse: StudyOne medical center is urging parents to seek non-medical solutions for their children’s anxiety or insomnia, after a recent study found that teens prescribed anti-anxiety or sleep medications are up to 12 times more likely to abuse prescription drugs than those who had never been prescribed them.
Daily dose of vitamin D combats seasonal atopic dermatitisResults of a recent study suggest that daily treatment with a vitamin D supplement significantly reduces the symptoms of winter-related atopic dermatitis.