Category: The World of Pharmacy

What is fentanyl?

In 2002, during the Moscow theater hostage crisis,  gaseous fentanyl was used, garnering worldwide attention. Today, there is increasing talk about the epidemic of fentanyl addiction, especially in the United States. A growing number of young people are turning to the misuse of this drug, which can have tragic consequences.

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Dandruff – how to get rid of it?

Dandruff is a common skin condition that affects about 50% of the adult population. It is characterized by excessive flaking of the skin of the scalp and the formation of white scales that fall from the head and hair, and is often accompanied by mild itching. What are the main causes of dandruff and how can we get rid of it?

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Therapeutic potential of magic mushrooms

Mushrooms of the Psilocybe genus, known as magic mushrooms or shrooms, have a rich history of use in religious ceremonies in Central and South America, as well as other cultures around the world. Because of their hallucinogenic and psychedelic effects, although illegal, magic mushrooms are still popular for recreational consumption today. In recent decades, many studies of the therapeutic potential of their main active ingredient – psilocybin – have been ongoing.

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Botulinum toxin – “miracle poison”

Botulinum toxin, better known as botox, is one of the most toxic biological substances known to man. Despite this, this neurotoxin plays a significant role in the treatment of many medical conditions, and the use of botox is considered one of the safest aesthetic procedures. What exactly is botulinum toxin and why is it considered a miracle poison?

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