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I will answer questions regarding prescripion and non prescription drugs as well as commonly used mdicinal herbs. I will also answer questions on various medical conditions such as heart disease, hypertension, thyroid problems, diabets, menopause, parkinson`s disease, multiple sclerosis, depression etc.

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I am a practicing hospital pharmacist with 10 years experience in hospital and 10 years retail pharmacy experience prior to that.
I have my own drug information web site at http://www.druginformation.bc.ca I also publish an online newsletter. Subscription is free. To learn more go to http://www.topica.com/lists/thecaplet

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Contributed to an article in CNS Drugs. Currently publishing a free monthly nwletter. To learn more go to http://www.topica.com/lists/thecaplet

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B.Sc. Pharm


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Recent Answers from Eric Brandt

2017-03-19 Possible Thyroid Nodule:

Hi Dee,  The supplements would not help. On the contrary, kelp could make things worse. Kelp contains iodine which fools the mechanism in the body that regulates the thyroid function. An over active or

2017-02-14 Herbal approach to deal with prostatitis:

Hi Nicholas,  This is a puzzle. The first thing that comes to mind is that you are very underweight and possibly your problems stem from not being well nourished. If your muscle mass is poor you would

2017-01-24 Bp medicine:

Hi Stefanie,  The drug monograph describes diarrhea as a side effect. However, in my 38 years of practice I have never seen anything as violent with this drug as you describe. You may be super sensitive

2016-10-26 Herbs or natural remedies for infected tooth:

Hi Steve,  My thought are that you should complete the course of antibiotic prescribed and follow you dentist's advice. There are no natural alternatives to antibiotics to cure infections of this kind

2016-03-07 Difference Between Herbs and Drugs?:

Hi Usuff,  A) False. Drugs sometimes have moe than one active ingredient.   B) False. Drugs sometimes have multiple mechanisms of actions  C) False. I often see medications taken on an alternate day basis

 

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