drugs

  1. M

    Will my casual Marijuana use during my high school years stop me from becoming a surgeon?

    So I am just starting undergrad now. I'm interested in going to medical school and my dream is to become a surgeon. I'm extremely passionate about it and I performed pretty well in high school. However, the summer going into my junior year I began smoking weed probably around 2-4 times a...
  2. A

    MD & DO Doctors creating addicts?

    Is anyone else concerned about the way SOME doctors are pumping out addictive substances? I've done a few rotations through a lot of clinics now, and MOST doctors are cutting back on prescribing controlled substances. And if they're not trying to cutback on prescribing these medications, then...
  3. Z

    Drugs

    Hello! Does anyone know a book or a site other than medscape that gives the medical treatment of every disease with the dosage and the duration of treatment? Thanks
  4. S

    Pharmacy school drug testing and prescribed drugs

    I just got accepted into a pharmacy school and they require drug testing and a background check. I have no criminal background and have never used illegal drugs. However, I was wondering would legal prescribed (C-II) medications for chronic pain be enough to cause me to be rejected from pharmacy...
  5. C

    I need help

    Anyone have any tips on memorizing drugs and their actions on receptors? I am making my own notes and tried everything, but still, I am having difficulty memorizing names :dead:
  6. neva525

    How to find information about drug excipients on drug agency?

    I need to find information about drug excipients and their role in a drug (for example Coldrex, pulvis) on drugs agency but I can't find that information or maybe I don't know where to look at exactly on the site. Does anyone know where I can get it? Help would be appreciated.
  7. nkdmk

    Help in Pharmacy thesis?

    Just found out we had to redefend our thesis. It's a real blow to see your paper not being enough. I don't know much about methodologies I can do for our thesis so our original paper wasn't all that exciting & I guess that's the problem. Looking for some suggestions for a topic? Atleast an...
  8. mdvm

    Intro to Veterinary Medicine Book Recommendation

    I am working at a veterinary hospital as a veterinary assistant, and all the assistants and techs are far more knowledgeable than they were at my old hospital, so I was hoping to find a good all around textbook that goes over many of the basics of veterinary medicine. Things like anatomy, basic...
  9. SterlingMaloryArcher

    Just checking to see if anybody cares about off-duty marijuana use anymore

    1.) Honestly just curious to see what premeds (or physicians) in 2017 think about it 2.) When it is legal will physicians probably or probably not be aloud (by licensing boards) to smoke or ingest marijuana off duty? 3.) Do non-employee physicians (has admitting privileges at the hospital) get...
  10. A

    Drugs In Jordan App

    Free, offline and, fast Jordanian and International drugs searchable guide. Download it now from Google Play Drugs in Jordan is an app made by doctors and pharmacists and dedicated to doctors, pharmacists and all others in the medical field with an impressive elegant design. Features: •...
  11. tarsuc

    Is there a updated drug of choice list floating around?

    Is there a list of drug of choices for the step1 around - first/second line and what to use in case of allergy etc? Where can i learn these together? antimicrobials and others too?
  12. ScienceIsArt

    Pills for cramps without Ibuprofen?

    Best Menstrual pain pill without Ibuprofen? Are there any pills better than Tylenol without damaging? How do those differentiate with Tylenol? Both ALEVE and MIDOL are NAPROXEN. There's MIDOL, containing caffeine which isn't recommended during menstruation cycle. The MIDOL Teen version doesn't...
  13. B

    Drug Testing?

    Hello everyone. I have been accepted to a university in my home state of Tennessee and am very excited! I was wondering however if pharmacy schools in Tennessee drug test and when? My orientation is coming up in a couple of weeks then the semester in August. Does anyone know if schools in...
  14. G

    What are your views about the "War on Drugs"?

    Hi everyone! I am not a med student but I do want to know what are the views of the health experts when we talk about the "War on Drugs". Is it already dead?