A case of lacunar infarction of brain and hypertension associated with prolonged use of “SUKHI”.


Malaya Ranjan Singha

Abstract


we are presenting a case of young married lady who visited to our hospital with ,Hypertension for last 4 years & had complain of scalp pain , head reeling &  vertigo for 3 years and was treated with antihypertensive ,multi-vitamins , Betahistine, without much benefit for her symptoms. Ultimately the case was found to be a case of Hypertension & lacunar infarct, which was possibly   due to long term, irrational, self medication of “SUKHI” , an oral contraceptive pill.

Keywords


Adverse drug reaction, OCPs, Brain infarction, Self-medications, Sukhi

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Title

A case of lacunar infarction of brain and hypertension associated with prolonged use of “SUKHI”.

Keywords

Adverse drug reaction, OCPs, Brain infarction, Self-medications, Sukhi

Date

01-09-2014

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Journal

International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Vol 6, Issue 8, 2014 Page: 626-628

Online ISSN

0975-1491

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Authors & Affiliations

Malaya Ranjan Singha
DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOLOGY S.C.B. MEDICAL COLLEGE, CUTTACK, ODISHA , INDIA.
India


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