Carolyn Tam

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Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Periconceptional folic acid supplementation: a new indication for therapeutic drug monitoring
    Carolyn Tam
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 31:319-26. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Steady state folate concentrations achieved with 5 compared with 1.1 mg folic acid supplementation among women of childbearing age
    Patricia Nguyen
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:844-52. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Pregnancy-induced changes in the long-term pharmacokinetics of 1.1 mg vs. 5 mg folic acid: a randomized clinical trial
    Mahvash Shere
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada The Motherisk Program, Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Pharmacol 55:159-67. 2015
  4. pmc The effect of distant reiki on pain in women after elective Caesarean section: a double-blinded randomised controlled trial
    Sondra vanderVaart
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMJ Open 1:e000021. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Periconceptional folic acid supplementation: a new indication for therapeutic drug monitoring
    Carolyn Tam
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 31:319-26. 2009
    ..This review describes the evolution of the evidence for TDM of RBC folate and preliminary experience with TDM in a population of 12 women who were planning a pregnancy and who were being treated with an atypical antipsychotic...
  2. doi request reprint Steady state folate concentrations achieved with 5 compared with 1.1 mg folic acid supplementation among women of childbearing age
    Patricia Nguyen
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:844-52. 2009
    ..Women with poor supplement adherence or a previous pregnancy affected by a neural tube defect may need to take higher doses of folic acid (4-5 mg). However, there are limited data on the pharmacokinetics of higher folic acid doses...
  3. doi request reprint Pregnancy-induced changes in the long-term pharmacokinetics of 1.1 mg vs. 5 mg folic acid: a randomized clinical trial
    Mahvash Shere
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada The Motherisk Program, Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Pharmacol 55:159-67. 2015
    ..Thus, physiological changes in pregnancy alter long-term folate pharmacokinetics. Despite supplementation over an extended period of time, steady-state does not seem to be achieved in either dose group within our study. ..
  4. pmc The effect of distant reiki on pain in women after elective Caesarean section: a double-blinded randomised controlled trial
    Sondra vanderVaart
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMJ Open 1:e000021. 2011
    ..4±9.7 mm Hg vs 111.9±11.0 mm Hg, p=0.02) post surgery. Conclusion Distant reiki had no significant effect on pain following an elective C-section. Clinical Trial Registration Number ISRCTN79265996...