Vol 21, No 2 (2003)

Table of Contents

Case report: Death from tetanus could have been avoided PDF
O C S Cassell 101
AIDS overview PDF
Fred N Sanders 102
Drug information on the Internet PDF
Fred N Sanders 105
Medifile PDF
Medi Kredit 113

Editors comment

Maturity brings accountability PDF
Fred N Sanders 57

Guest editorial

OTCs and alternative medicines PDF
Marc Blockman 59

Main articles

HIV infection and OTC supplements: do they really have an impact? PDF
Patrick JD Bouic 60
Antioxidants: real medicines? PDF
John Straughan 66
Over-the-counter medication in children: friend or foe? PDF
Noel Cranswick, George McGillivray 74
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: facts and fallacies PDF
Roger Wiseman 80
Interactions of OTC's with prescription and non-prescription medicines PDF
Joe Talmud 85
The use of herbal OTC products in South Africa PDF
Peter Smith 89

More about

The risk of harm of OTC medicines PDF
U Mehta 96
Treatment of tuberculosis by traditional healers PDF
Siyabulela Ntutela, Motlalepula Matsabisa 98


Abstracts PDF