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Caffeine + L-Theanine: Uses And Effects, Julia Dueease Jan 2014

Caffeine + L-Theanine: Uses And Effects, Julia Dueease

Natural Sciences Poster Sessions

When combined caffeine and l-theanine, two prominent components found in tea, create better reaction times, accuracy, and positive moods. This is a Powerpoint presentation created for the Natural Science Poster Session at Parkland College


Focalin Xr: Dexmethylphenidate Hydrochloride, Andrea L. Sullivan Jan 2014

Focalin Xr: Dexmethylphenidate Hydrochloride, Andrea L. Sullivan

Natural Sciences Poster Sessions

This poster presented at the Natural Sciences Poster Session features the cerebral stimulant Focalin XR, or Dexmethylphenidate Hydrochloride. It identifies names and uses, and illustrates its chemical makeup.


Leukeran, Leslie R. Hunt Jan 2014

Leukeran, Leslie R. Hunt

Natural Sciences Poster Sessions

Leukeran (generic name Chlorambucil) is used alone or with other antineoplastics to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia, malignant lymphomas, Hodgkin's disease, giant follicular lymphoma, and cancers of the ovaries, breast, and testes. Unlabled uses include treatment of nonneoplastic conditions such as vasculitis complicating rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune hemolytic anemias associated with cold agglutinins, lupus glomerulonephritis, idiopathic nephrotic syndrome, polycythenmia vera, and macroglobulinemia.


Injectable Versus Inhalational Anesthesia In Veterinary Medicine, Samantha D. Christ Jan 2014

Injectable Versus Inhalational Anesthesia In Veterinary Medicine, Samantha D. Christ

Natural Sciences Poster Sessions

Is the better, safer choice in small animal surgery injectible or inhalational anesthsesia? This poster outlines the advantages and disadvantages of the two, with a focus on two widely-used anesthetics, Ketamine and Isoflurane. This project is from the Natural Science Poster Session at Parkland College


Gertrude B. Elion, Kelli N. Brost Jan 2014

Gertrude B. Elion, Kelli N. Brost

Natural Sciences Poster Sessions

This poster for the Natural Sciences Poster Session at Parkland College describes the accomplishments of Gertrude B. Elion, a biochemist and pharmacologist. Elion developed multiple anticancer, antivirals, and autoimmune drugs.


Periactin, Sarah A. Johnson Jan 2014

Periactin, Sarah A. Johnson

Natural Sciences Poster Sessions

Poster examines the chemical makeup of Periactin, generic name Cyproheptadine Hydrocholoride. Classified as an antihistamine or antipruritic, the labeled uses for Periactin are for symptomatic relief of various allergic conditions. Periactin can also be used for the following unlabeled uses: Cushing's disease, carcinoid syndrome, vascular headaches, and as an appetite stimulant.


Proton Pump Inhibitors: Omeprazole, Paulina N. Ongkowijoyo Jan 2014

Proton Pump Inhibitors: Omeprazole, Paulina N. Ongkowijoyo

A with Honors Projects

Characteristics and uses of proton pump inhibitors are discussed, specifically, the drug omeprazole, a type of proton pump inhibitor, is discussed, including the chemistry, it's uses and side effects.