IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast

Dr Radhika Vijay

Welcome all to "Is Pharmacology Difficult™️ podcast ". This is a Pharmacology podcast !! I am your host, Dr Radhika Vijay, M.B.B.S., M.D. Pharmacology, Sardar Patel Medical College, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India. Pharmacology (medical sciences) is my subject and I think Communicating about it to the masses is very essential. It is of great value and importance to every layman. The episodes here will be in simple English language (with few phrases and add ons of my favourite french language). The basic motto is to create an awareness and impart knowledge of the subject to all interested, concerned, curious and visitors. Pharmacology, the "SCIENCE OF DRUGS", which hold an important place in everyone's life. Here, I will discuss basic tips, strategies and ideas to study medical pharmacology easily and effectively especially for medical, nursing, dental and pharmacy schools and students. Even if you are not from Science stream, this information would be beneficial to you and therefore pay some valuable minutes to this Pharmacology Podcast, and you will not be in loss !! The descriptions will be short pieces of science work lengthy enough to engage you and not to test your patience! So, go ahead, lend your ears to these crispy informative audio files and empower and enrich your sea of knowledge and let me know "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT?" For various links, please visit: https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficult. Disclaimer: All the content of the podcast audio is expressed in my own language and learning and understanding viewpoints. References are from the best and reputed subject (Pharmacology) text books, blogs, journals and drug information from reputed and best online sources. I make best efforts to convey the most accurate and updated information of the subject of medical sciences in my special way. I take no money from pharmaceutical industry or drug companies for my podcast. You are most welcome to post your comments, suggestions, etc. through "Contact" page on my website: www.ispharmacologydifficult.com. You all are well known that medical sciences subjects are ever changing, updated and ever evolving, hence no guarantee is taken if the information conveyed in this podcast turns outdated or obsolete with changing and evolving times. This podcast is an expression of my learnings and experiences and in no way representative of any standard authority. Privacy Notice: I collect only email addresses of the subscribers and in no circumstances they will be shared or displayed anywhere on podcast/website/newsletter. Copyright & Distribution: All the contents of "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT™️" podcast/website/blog/newsletter are copyrighted. Though all the content related to podcast and various social media handles is free! "BUT" in no way or under no circumstances shall- Any of the podcast content/show notes/blog post/newsletter content/youtube video artwork/podcast artwork and ideas should be used or reproduced or distributed. read less

Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ALPHA RECEPTOR AGONIST DRUGS-CLONIDINE
1w ago
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ALPHA RECEPTOR AGONIST DRUGS-CLONIDINE
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.In today's episode I begin my words with the importance of beginnings irrespective to their relevance to time. It is always a good time to begin new, to start afresh!!So all smiles for your wonderful efforts and starts for today!Today's discussion is all about alpha 2 receptor agonists especially highlighted example of the major drug "Clonidine". I will cover it's importance, mechanism, route of administration, ADME profile, effects, uses, adverse effects, etc.In the end wishing fruitful beginnings to your endeavours in order to achieve your set goals and targets and make your wishes true this year '23!! For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via-https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ADRENERGIC (ALPHA & BETA) RECEPTORS INTRODUCTION
27-10-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ADRENERGIC (ALPHA & BETA) RECEPTORS INTRODUCTION
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.In this episode, I will be giving an introductory overview of Adrenergic Receptors,  both Alpha and Beta receptors, their classification, subtypes, action of Catecholamines on these receptors and also I will supplement this great information conversation with a chat about Receptor Regulation, topics like Up and Down receptor regulation, Desensitisation and Supersensitivity of Receptors.With the falling curtain words, I will be wishing all Great festivities and Goodies for this Wizardly, witchy, spooky, fun filled jours of the Halloween Season!Hope everyone has great moments of joy, goodies and celebration!! For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ADRENERGIC/SYMPATHETIC SYSTEM-INTRODUCTION 2
18-10-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ADRENERGIC/SYMPATHETIC SYSTEM-INTRODUCTION 2
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.Today's episode of the day i.e. "le sujet d'aujourd'hui" is a sequel of last episode and the two highlighted processes that I will cover are the Reuptake and the Metabolism of Catecholamines, all in all the termination of action/effect of catecholamines in nutshell!I will be describing  reuptake at neuronal (axonal & vesicle) level and also at extraneuronal sites.Next, I will be covering metabolism of catecholamines aotside neuron as well as in the liver by MAO & COMT enzymes respectively and finally formation of Vanillyl mandelic acid (VMA) which is excreted in urine after glucronide conjugation & sulfation.And with apromise to verbally convey more of such types of tete-a-tetes very soon, it's officially a Wrap of today's conference.... For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast NOVEL DRUG DEVELOPMENT-4
03-10-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast NOVEL DRUG DEVELOPMENT-4
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.This is closing episode in the month long celebration series of Podcast Day, and then from next episode We will be again on track of ANS!In today's episode I will converse about thick and thins of all the four phases of Clinical trials!All different terms and important points will be thrown a great light upon.Finally on the wrap moment, I will be stating the following in French & English:"365 jours, montagnes russes et rebondissements des saisons et des evenements, une annee de plus jusqua ce que le calendrier et l'horloge rappellent a nouveau le chiffre du 30 Septembre, raison de se rejouir et de se reinventer"Actually after we shift to our old continuum tradition of ANS, you will crave for it more, cos' that is the fun and joy of changing and switching the monotonous chores and course!! For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast NOVEL DRUG DEVELOPMENT-3
25-09-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast NOVEL DRUG DEVELOPMENT-3
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.In today's episode, We will gain Pre knowledge before we actually enter the main field of "Clinical trials". What are the intermediate factors or events in between Pre clinical tests and clinical trials in the humans is the whole concept of today's conversation.After knowing the important various factors affecting Clinical Trials, we will have an overview and details of terms like "Informed Consent", "Investigational New Drug" (IND)  Application,IEC, ICH, various drug controlling institutions like FDA, DCGI, etc.All in all it would be a very informative episode with a melodious ending with few verses of a truly inspiring composition and song by Michael Bolton. For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast NOVEL DRUG DEVELOPMENT-1
11-09-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast NOVEL DRUG DEVELOPMENT-1
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.In this episode, I will hallmark the celebration of "INTERNATIONAL PODCAST DAY"  (30th September) to make it not only one day but complete month's celebration. This bonus episode will herald the series of around 4 episodes to make this  year's podcast day special!And I choose the celebrated topic to be Novel Drug Development.In this episode I will cover all the steps of Discovery of new drug like 1. Target Identification2. Serendipity3. Drug designingThe last process involves the process of "Lead/Compound Optimisation" and finally development of "Lead Compound" which is the first  leading active moiety in Development of New Drug..Hope you like this effort of mine and it will be good break from ongoing topic of Autonomic Nervous System. For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-5 AND ATROPINE POISONING
21-08-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-5 AND ATROPINE POISONING
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.A quick, celebrated poetic August weather update will break the ice today!!In this episode, I will be discussing Atropine poisoning, its diagnosis and cure. But before that I will quickly cover points related to Anticholinergic drug effects on Respiratory tract states and also on the Gut.Hence effect of variety of Atropine congeners like Dicyclomine, propantheline, Ipratropium bromide, Tiotropium bromide, Glycopyrrolate, Pirenzepine and Telenzepine will be known in states of COPD, Acute bronchial Asthma, Preanaesthetic medication, Peptic ulcer, colicky spasms, etc.And the sealing of the topic will be by an account of Belladonna/Datura/Atropine poisoning. For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com  where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-4
11-08-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-4
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.In today's episode, I will be discussing effects and applications of Anticholinergic drugs- Atropine and congener drugs on Sweating and also on Genitourinary system.To begin with, effects on sweating will be discussed, details like mechanism, Atropine fever , etc will be covered.In next step, Anticholinergic drug effects on Genitourinary system will be discussed. Under this head all details will be covered and many congener drugs will be listed and discussed.Drugs like Dicyclomine, Oxybutynin, Valethamate, Drotaverine, Tolterodine, Papaverine, Fesoterodine, Flavoxate, etc will be thrown light upon.This inflow of knowledge and information will be halted to resume and revive back in short duration, Chao till next conversation... Vous Parle Bientot! (Talk to you soon!) For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com  where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-3
31-07-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-3
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.In today's eye to eye talk, I show a great concern for your eyes and describe the Effects and Uses of Atropine and Congener drugs/ Substitute drugs on Eyes and associated structures.I will be covering Atropine and Congener drugs, the semisynthetic derivatives like Cyclopentolate, Tropicamide, Homatropine, Eucatropine, etc.I will be detailing the mechanism of Direct/Indirect , in other words, Active/Passive mydriasis and their important features and characteristics like light reflex presence/absence.With all the discussions, important notable points will be highlighted and emphasized. Episode will be ended and wrapped up with a friendly reminder to take good care of your eyes, the window to view the pretty global landscape... For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-2
21-07-2022
Is Pharmacology Difficult Podcast ATROPINE & ALTERNATIVE DRUGS/SUBSTITUTES-2
Welcome all to IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT Podcast! I am Dr Radhika Vijay.In today's episode, I will be talking about Atropine (though not about congener drugs or substitute drugs) effects and applications as far as Cardio Vascular System is concerned!There are plenty of noteworthy features and points and wonderful applications especially amazing memorable mechanisms. It will serve one hunk of knowledge and information for the day, and you have to wait more for the main course to be served and we will be chewing the fat together in upcoming episodes.So the advice goes is to stay tuned......... For all the updates and latest episodes of my podcast, please visit www.ispharmacologydifficult.com  where you can also sign up for a free monthly newsletter of mine. It actually contains lot of updates about the medical sciences, drug information and my podcast updates also. You can follow me on different social media handles like twitter, insta, facebook and linkedin. They all are with same name "IS PHARMACOLOGY DIFFICULT". If you are listening for the first time, do follow me here, whatever platform you are consuming this episode, stay tuned, do rate and review on ITunes, Apple podcasts, stay safe, stay happy, stay enlightened, Thank you!!You can access various links via- https://linktr.ee/ispharmacologydifficultPlease leave Review on Apple podcasts!Connect on Twitter & Instagram!My books on Amazon & Goodreads!