A collection of some of our #medicineofthemoment tweets from twitter! Medicine in 140 characters or less!

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#medicineofthemoment Buprenorphine - opiod analgesic for extreme pain - often used in patch form - can cause nausea and vomiting


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#medicineofthemoment Amoxicillin - common antibiotic - affects bacteria cell wall - s/e = nausea, vomitting - Beware allergic reaction 


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#medicineofthemoment Gabapentin - GABA analogue - anticonvulsant used in epilepsy- also used for pain relief - causes dizziness, fatigue+


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#medicineofthemoment Prednisolone - corticosteroid used for asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, MS, Crohn's, SLE+. S/E = Cushing's-like effects+



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