"Check-up Your Medicines to Save Your Life"
No.11 Sleeping Pills and Tranquilizer
Message: Evidence that NPOJIP has Given to Civil Movement
- KOGA, Masako
- Japan Consumers' Alliance
Main Feature: Benzodiazepin
‘"Is there an appropriate sleeping hours as such?" Q&A
‘Benzodiazepin: advantages and disadvantages of sleeping pills and tranquilizers
‘Column: Halcion (triazolam) scandal
‘On insomnia and sleeping pills
‘Benzodiazepin: Side effects of sleeping pills and tranquilizer
HAMA, Rokuro & KIMOTO, Yasusuke
‘Drug information leaflet for patients: Triazolam (Halcion), Diazepam
‘The Relay Essay "One dementia patient and medicines"
‘Medicine in Film: "Sleeping pills"
‘Bioethics in Lay Language 11 "Medicine is a benevolent act?"
‘History of Drug Disaster: SMON (subacute-myelo-optico-neuropathy, clioquinol@poisoning)
‘How to communicate with doctors: Case study
@"What is the standard therapy for cancer?"
‘Tricks of new drug approval
@Protopic ointment: a specific remedy for atopic dermatitis? or dangerous?
@Who would take responsibility if it causes cancer?
HAMA, Rokuro & SAKAGUCHI, Keiko
‘Visit(1): Patients' Rights Ombudsman Japan, the Symposium
@"Ethics of medicine in the 21st century: For medicine based on consent and trust"
‘Visit(2): Association for Medical Accident Investigation
@the 8th Symposium "Preventing Malpractices"
‘Some thoughts on SARS panic
@Protopic ointment for children should not be approved.
‘Q&A: On the use of allopurinol for dialysis patients
Words Frequently Heard at Hospital
Hypnotic-----Easy use must be avoided.
Withdrawal syndrome-----Get a good grasp of drugs prescribed.
Tranquilizer-----Be aware of the strength of dependency.
Anti-convulsion drugs-----Cessation by layman's judgment is dangerous.
General anesthesia-----Monitoring of respiration and blood pressure is important.