Beverly Schaefer.

Regarding rabies, Schaefer stated pharmacists should remind individuals to stay from feral animals abroad, even if they have received a rabies shot, as it will not prevent the disease totally. This is simply not a bullet-proof vest, Schaefer stated of the rabies vaccine. You would still seek medical assistance [if you’re bit]. Schaefer has heard numerous rabies tales in her time at the pharmacy. In one case, a family was in Thailand and the youngster fed a piece of pineapple to a monkey, who bit the kid&rsquo then;s hand.Discussion Our results showed that one dose of rectal indomethacin given immediately after ERCP significantly reduced the incidence of post-ERCP pancreatitis in patients at elevated risk because of this complication. Moreover, we discovered that prophylactic indomethacin reduced the severe nature of post-ERCP pancreatitis and was associated with a shorter medical center stay. In this trial, the amount of high-risk ERCP patients who would need to be treated to prevent one episode of pancreatitis was 13.