Ethanol pharmacokinetics in neonates and infants. [ Free Full-text ]

Ethanol pharmacokinetics in neonates and infants. Curr Ther Res Clin Exp. 2014 Dec;76:90-7 Authors: Marek E, Kraft WK Abstract INTRODUCTION: Ethanol has been used for years in neonatal and infant liquid medications, yet the pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and safety of ethanol in this vulnerable population have not been well characterized. The purpose of this review is…

Antimicrobial Efficacy of Probiotic and Herbal Oral Rinses against Candida albicans in Children: A Randomized Clinical Trial. [ Free Full-text ]

Antimicrobial Efficacy of Probiotic and Herbal Oral Rinses against Candida albicans in Children: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Int J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2016 Jan-Mar;9(1):25-30 Authors: Mishra R, Tandon S, Rathore M, Banerjee M Abstract Background: A growing number of dentists are embracing the philosophy that natural agents are better for children’s oral health. Knowledge of…

Perceived efficacy of cannabidiol-enriched cannabis extracts for treatment of pediatric epilepsy: A potential role for infantile spasms and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.

Perceived efficacy of cannabidiol-enriched cannabis extracts for treatment of pediatric epilepsy: A potential role for infantile spasms and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Jun;47:138-41 Authors: Hussain SA, Zhou R, Jacobson C, Weng J, Cheng E, Lay J, Hung P, Lerner JT, Sankar R Abstract There is a great need for safe and effective therapies for…

Long-Term Supplementation of Green Tea Extract Does Not Modify Adiposity or Bone Mineral Density in a Randomized Trial of Overweight and Obese Postmenopausal Women.

Long-Term Supplementation of Green Tea Extract Does Not Modify Adiposity or Bone Mineral Density in a Randomized Trial of Overweight and Obese Postmenopausal Women. J Nutr. 2016 Feb;146(2):256-64 Authors: Dostal AM, Arikawa A, Espejo L, Kurzer MS Abstract BACKGROUND: Green tea extract (GTE) consumption has been linked to favorable changes in adiposity and bone mineral…

Investigating the effects of inhaling ginger essence on post-nephrectomy nausea and vomiting.

Investigating the effects of inhaling ginger essence on post-nephrectomy nausea and vomiting. Complement Ther Med. 2015 Dec;23(6):827-31 Authors: Adib-Hajbaghery M, Hosseini FS Abstract OBJECTIVE: There is a knowledge gap regarding the effects of ginger essence on postoperative nausea and vomiting. This study aimed to evaluate the effect of ginger essence on post-nephrectomy nausea and vomiting….

Comparing the Effects of Cumin, Peppermint, and Milk of Magnesia on Gastrointestinal Complications after Caesarean Section.

Comparing the Effects of Cumin, Peppermint, and Milk of Magnesia on Gastrointestinal Complications after Caesarean Section. Glob J Health Sci. 2016;8(12):56579 Authors: Niaki MT, Atarod Z, Omidvar S, Zafari M, Aghamohammadi A, Asadi T, Rastegar T Abstract CONTEXT: Gastrointestinal problems are common after Cesarean section. During the past three decades, there has been an increasing…