Kazeem A Oshikoya

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Use of complementary medicines among HIV-infected children in Lagos, Nigeria
    K A Oshikoya
    Department of Pharmacology, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria Electronic address
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 20:118-24. 2014
  2. pmc Clinically significant interactions between antiretroviral and co-prescribed drugs for HIV-infected children: profiling and comparison of two drug databases
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Department of Pharmacology, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Ther Clin Risk Manag 9:215-21. 2013
  3. pmc A note on "malaria at parturition in Nigeria: current status and delivery outcome"
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Department of Pharmacology, Lagos State University College of Medicine, P M B 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2009:426201. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Providing safe medicines for children in Nigeria: The impediments and remedies
    K A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 9:203-12. 2010
  5. pmc Pathophysiological changes that affect drug disposition in protein-energy malnourished children
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, PMB 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 6:50. 2009
  6. pmc Self-medication for infants with colic in Lagos, Nigeria
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, P, M, B 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Pediatr 9:9. 2009
  7. pmc Interns' knowledge of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics after undergraduate and on-going internship training in Nigeria: a pilot study
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Med Educ 9:50. 2009
  8. pmc Herbal medicine use among urban residents in Lagos, Nigeria
    Ibrahim Adekunle Oreagba
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:117. 2011
  9. pmc Use of complementary and alternative medicines for children with chronic health conditions in Lagos, Nigeria
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, P M B 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:66. 2008
  10. pmc Perceptions of doctors to adverse drug reaction reporting in a teaching hospital in Lagos, Nigeria
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 9:14. 2009

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Use of complementary medicines among HIV-infected children in Lagos, Nigeria
    K A Oshikoya
    Department of Pharmacology, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria Electronic address
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 20:118-24. 2014
    ..Complementary medicine (CM) use is common among children with chronic illnesses such as epilepsy and asthma. Lack of data on the profile of CM use among children with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection necessitated this study...
  2. pmc Clinically significant interactions between antiretroviral and co-prescribed drugs for HIV-infected children: profiling and comparison of two drug databases
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Department of Pharmacology, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Ther Clin Risk Manag 9:215-21. 2013
    ..We aimed to evaluate the consistencies of two drug information resources with regards to the severity rating and categorization of the potential interactions between antiretroviral and co-prescribed drugs...
  3. pmc A note on "malaria at parturition in Nigeria: current status and delivery outcome"
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Department of Pharmacology, Lagos State University College of Medicine, P M B 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2009:426201. 2009
    ..We read the recent article by (Mokuolu et al. 2009) with keen interest and would like to congratulate them for a job well done. However, we would like to raise a few points relating to the limitations of the study...
  4. doi request reprint Providing safe medicines for children in Nigeria: The impediments and remedies
    K A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Ann Afr Med 9:203-12. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Pathophysiological changes that affect drug disposition in protein-energy malnourished children
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, PMB 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 6:50. 2009
    ..At present, there are no good indications for drug dosage modification in PEM; but for drug safety purposes, further studies are required to accurately determine dosages of drugs frequently used for children with PEM...
  6. pmc Self-medication for infants with colic in Lagos, Nigeria
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, P, M, B 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Pediatr 9:9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was therefore to determine the knowledge of Nigerian mothers about colic, their home-based management, extent of self-medication for the infants with colic and the types of medicines involved...
  7. pmc Interns' knowledge of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics after undergraduate and on-going internship training in Nigeria: a pilot study
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Med Educ 9:50. 2009
    ..The effect of internship training on the prescribing ability of the interns was also sought...
  8. pmc Herbal medicine use among urban residents in Lagos, Nigeria
    Ibrahim Adekunle Oreagba
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:117. 2011
    ..Herbal medicines may be beneficial but are not completely harmless.This study aimed to assess the extent of use and the general knowledge of the benefits and safety of herbal medicines among urban residents in Lagos, Nigeria...
  9. pmc Use of complementary and alternative medicines for children with chronic health conditions in Lagos, Nigeria
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, P M B 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:66. 2008
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  10. pmc Perceptions of doctors to adverse drug reaction reporting in a teaching hospital in Lagos, Nigeria
    Kazeem A Oshikoya
    Pharmacology Department, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 9:14. 2009
    ..This study was aimed at investigating the knowledge and attitude of doctors in a teaching hospital in Lagos, Nigeria on spontaneous ADR reporting and to suggest possible ways of improving this method of reporting...
  11. doi request reprint Body fat distribution of children and adolescents in Abeokuta, Southwest Nigeria
    Idowu O Senbanjo
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos State, 100001, Nigeria
    Am J Phys Anthropol 150:647-54. 2013
    ..The prevalence of central obesity using WC and WHtR measures was 4.4% and 5.8%, respectively. There is a need to validate each index against serum lipid profiles and other cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors...
  12. doi request reprint Helicobacter pylori associated with breastfeeding, nutritional status and recurrent abdominal pain in healthy Nigerian children
    Idowu O Senbanjo
    Lagos State University College of Medicine, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria
    J Infect Dev Ctries 8:448-53. 2014
    ..pylori infection with breastfeeding practices, nutritional status, and recurrent abdominal pain (RAP) in a group of apparently healthy children and adolescents in Lagos, Nigeria...
  13. pmc Ulcerative colitis in a Nigerian girl: a case report
    Idowu O Senbanjo
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Lagos State University College of Medicine, PMB 21266, and Paediatrics Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Unit, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    BMC Res Notes 5:564. 2012
    ..We report a case of UC in a 7 year old girl whose parents were both Nigerians. This report is to alert healthcare professionals in sub-Saharan Africa that UC is not a rare health problem, especially in children...
  14. pmc Prevalence of and risk factors for stunting among school children and adolescents in Abeokuta, southwest Nigeria
    Idowu O Senbanjo
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, PMB 21266, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:364-70. 2011
    ..20-4.9; p = 0.015) was the major contributory factor to stunting. Encouraging female education may improve healthcare-seeking behaviour and the use of health services and ultimately reduce stunting and its consequences...