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Shubham Pharmachem Pvt. Ltd.
ASTAXANTHIN – A rich Anti-oxidant
Astaxanthin is a chemical compound found naturally in certain plants and animals. (1) It has a characteristic reddish colour and is part of a group of micronutrients called carotenoids. Carotenoids are pigmented phytochemicals found in plenty of plants, bacteria, algae, and others, responsible for the bright orange, red and yellow colours primarily in vegetables, fruits,...
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‘Coleus forskohlii to reduce hypertension
The herb Coleus aromaticus /amboinicus belongs to the botanical family Lamiaceae (Labiatae). It is a large aromatic perennial herb that grows to approximately 30–90 cm and has a thick fleshy stem. Coleus belongs to the mint family, which grows wild on the mountain slopes of Nepal, India, and Thailand. Coleus root contains a chemical called...
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‘Bosentan’ for the treatment of high blood pressure in the lungs
Pulmonary Hypertension High Blood Pressure in the lungs, medically termed as primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH), is a disease characterized by progressive blockage or obliteration of small and medium-sized pulmonary arteries. Pulmonary hypertension happens when the pressure in the blood vessels leading from the heart to the lungs is too high. As a result of pulmonary...
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NATIONAL EPILEPSY DAY - Create awareness to spread love and care
November 17 every year is observed as National Epilepsy Day to create awareness among people about epilepsy. Epilepsy is a chronic disorder in which the nerve cell activity in the brain is disturbed, causing ‘fits’ or ‘seizures’; or periods of unusual behaviour, sensations and sometimes loss of awareness. [1] According to the World Health Organisation...
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Raising awareness to bring meaningful change to the global diabetes community
The deadly nature of Diabetes is known to one and all! It affects over 422 million people worldwide every year and is the leading cause of 1.5 million deaths annually. World Diabetes Day was first observed in 1991. The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) conceptualized this day in response to...
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Supplements for the treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia
Iron Oxide is an essential biological agent that plays a vital role in medical processes and is used in iron supplements. For many years, Iron Sulfate has been used as the primary iron salt for medicinal purposes, especially for the treatment or prevention of iron deficiency anaemia. However, owing to the strong side effects of...
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Allium Sativum (Garlic) – One Remedy, Many Benefits
Allium Sativum (Garlic) occupies a prominent position amongst medicinal plants and used globally for centuries.[2] It derives its lineage from the genus Allium and is closely related to leeks, onions and shallots. [3] Since ancient times, it is revered for its unique flavour and versatile applications in food and medicine. Though its effectiveness as a...
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Aminexil is a chemical molecule that has gained popularity for combating hair loss and promoting hair growth, especially in patients suffering from the condition of alopecia (premature balding). When used in a combination with Minoxidil, this vasodilator increases the circulation of blood to the hair follicles and stimulates the hair shaft with valuable nutrients that...
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Menthol: An effective pain reliever
Menthol (also known as “mint camphor”) is a volatile oil extract derived from the genus Mentha which is available in natural and synthetic forms. Since ancient times, menthol has been used as a non-opioid pain reliever. It is prepared from the extracts of peppermint oil and provides a cooling sensation when applied to the skin...
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A lipid-soluble derivative of Thiamine, Benfotiamine is highly effective in treating diabetes-related nerve damage, alcohol dependence and Alzheimer’s disease. This increased solubility it possesses allows it to penetrate nerve cells – in fact, this increased bio-availability makes it far effective than its counterpart Thiamine. Thiamine or Vitamin B1 is an integral element in energy metabolism,...
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