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I am a practicing pharmacist.On my drug information website, I have answered hundreds of questions to date. The articles posted on my site include Parkinson`s disease. depression, menopause, diabetes, sleep and aging, congestive heart failure, calcium channel blockers, thyroid hormone replacement therapy, ADHD, multiple sclerosis an more.

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I have experience in retail as well as hospital pharmacy pracice. Currently working in a hospital pharmacy. I am experienced in drug information. Over the last 6 years I have developed a successful web site for drug information.

The addressfor my drug information website is http://www.druginformation.bc.caThere you can read articles on varios areas of health interest. You can also leave me questions which I will personally answer. I also have a free health information newsletter called The Caplet. To subscribe send e-mail to

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Barry01/19/17101010Thanks so much Eric
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Recent Answers from Eric Brandt

2017-01-18 Citalopram:

Hi Barry,  It has been documented before that. Medications such as Citalopram can be beneficial in irritable bowel syndrome. The gut has serotonin receptors similar to those fond in the brain and Citalopram

2017-01-01 Zantac:

Hi Dee,  Pepcid AC twice daily would resolve most simple reflux/acid indigestion problems. Do not increase the dose. Ranitidine is not any better and by adding it to Pepcid AC you are duplicating therapy

2016-12-20 getting off methotrexate:

Hi Dan,  All medications have side effects. Some are more serious than others. Methotrexate on the scale of hazardous drugs is more hazardous than others. You need to return to the original prescriber

2016-12-13 Iron Suppository:

Hi Margie,  Iron is not commercially available in suppository formulation. It is available orally as tablet, capsule and liquid. It is also available by injection. I recommend starting with a low dose

2016-10-26 multiple antibioitics:

Hi Orlando,  Dentists prescribe antibiotics for 2 reasons. The first is to treat infections, and the second reason is to prevent complications following a procedure. I do not know what the doctor found


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