LIST OF GLUTEN-FREE MEDICATIONS, AND VITAMINS

2013-12-10T07:09:32+00:00

All of the following medications are gluten free unless otherwise noted   Certain name brands, including physician-formulated brands, work extremely hard to keep their products free of common allergens, including gluten. I can't vouch for

LIST OF GLUTEN-FREE MEDICATIONS, AND VITAMINS 2013-12-10T07:09:32+00:00

Sweet Relief for Coughing Children

2013-08-29T17:10:04+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, My 5-year-old daughter has developed a persistent cough. Can you recommend something to help? --L.E.,  Seattle, Washington Answer: Please make every effort to find out what’s causing that cough and see your pediatrician.

Sweet Relief for Coughing Children 2013-08-29T17:10:04+00:00

New Drugs for 2012

2013-02-26T22:52:35+00:00

Dear Readers, Here are some interesting FDA-approved items for 2012 in the United States. My column is printed in various languages so I apologize that I’ve only listed English brand names, please ask your local

New Drugs for 2012 2013-02-26T22:52:35+00:00

Exercise Improves Memory and Enhances Mood

2013-02-26T22:46:56+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I’m going through a lot right now. This year, my New Years’ Resolution is to exercise more, hoping to take my mind off everything. My schedule only allows me to go to the

Exercise Improves Memory and Enhances Mood 2013-02-26T22:46:56+00:00

Ways to Avoid the Flu

2013-02-26T22:31:50+00:00

What are some suggestions to avoid catching cold this season? --R. P. Albany, New York Answer: The common cold has been around for eon, even though it has morphed a bazillion times. It’s brilliant at

Ways to Avoid the Flu 2013-02-26T22:31:50+00:00

Shocking Cholesterol News

2013-01-16T21:13:04+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I saw Dr. Oz interview a doctor on television about cholesterol. The guest said your total cholesterol doesn’t matter and I read that in your book 6 years ago. Suzy, I take a

Shocking Cholesterol News 2013-01-16T21:13:04+00:00

What Works for Weight Loss

2013-01-16T21:11:30+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, What are some natural dietary supplements that can help me lose weight, or at least manage it during the holidays? –C.A., Gainesville, Florida Answer: When it comes to weight management, nothing works better

What Works for Weight Loss 2013-01-16T21:11:30+00:00

Strange Causes for Seizure Disorders

2012-12-04T12:05:11+00:00

Dear ReadersThis is the EXTENDED more comprehensive version of the article that printed in your local paper:    Dear Pharmacist,  My brother suddenly developed seizures, at the age of 26, never having a history. I’ve searched

Strange Causes for Seizure Disorders 2012-12-04T12:05:11+00:00

Non-Drug Solutions for Restless Legs Syndrome

2012-12-04T12:01:53+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I’ve had restless legs syndrome (RLS) for 4 years and it’s keeping my husband awake, and I’m so tired during the day I can’t function. My doctor is sick of me, and wants

Non-Drug Solutions for Restless Legs Syndrome 2012-12-04T12:01:53+00:00