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Two or more drugs may interact with each other
Dr KK Aggarwal | 24 May 2013

Two or more prescription or over-the-counter drugs interact negatively with each other and cause adverse drug reactions, said Padamshri & Dr. BC Roy National Awardee, Dr. KK Aggarwal

Two or more prescription or over-the-counter drugs interact negatively with each other and cause adverse drug reactions, said Padamshri & Dr. BC Roy National Awardee, Dr. KK Aggarwal, President Heart Care Foundation of India & National Vice President Elect IMA.

To reduce the risk of drug reactions, one must follow the following guidelines:
1. Read labels carefully.
2. Understand the ingredients in each drug.
3. Understand any possible side effects they can cause.
4. Before taking a drug speak with the doctor or pharmacist if you
don't understand the drug label.
5. Make sure the doctor is aware of all the drugs you are taking.
6. Don't mix pills.
7. Don’t break capsules into any food or drink.
8. Don't take any medication with alcohol.
9. Don't take medication at the same time as vitamins or mineral supplements.

About HCFI : The only National Not for profit NGO, on whose mega community health education events, Govt. of India has released two National commemorative stamps and one cancellation stamp, and who has conducted one to one training on” Hands only CPR” of 50457  people since 1st November 2012.

The CPR 10 Mantra is – “within 10 minutes of death, earlier the  better; at least for the next 10minutes, longer the better; compress the centre of the chest of the dead person continuously and effectively with a speed of 10x10 i.e. 100 per minute.”

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