EXPLORING DIURETICS


Diuretics forms one of the base pillars in treating hypertension and edema. These groups of drugs increases ┬árate of urine flow. Based on their mechanism of action their efficacy varies. Before moving into diuretics I would recommend to revise renal physiology which will make it easier to get deeper and clear concept of mechanism of … Continue reading EXPLORING DIURETICS

HORMONES OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT


There are different hormones related to gastrointestinal system which plays important role in digestion of the food. These hormones are related to each other and in different pathological condition, their production may increase or decrease leading to derangement of digestive process. Some important hormones are Gastrin, Cholecystokinin (CCK), Secretin, Somatostatin, and Motilin. GASTRIN Gastrin is … Continue reading HORMONES OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT