Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Traditional medicines for COVID-19: Perspectives from clinical pharmacologistsBritish Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.  87:3455-3458. 2021
2021 Herb-drug interactions in neuropsychiatric pharmacotherapy – a review of clinically relevant findingsCurrent Neuropharmacology.  19. 2021
2021 Clinical management of covid-19: A review of pharmacological treatment optionsPharmaceuticals.  14. 2021
2021 Sexually Transmitted Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infections-Update on Drug Treatment and Vaccine Development.Medicines.  8. 2021
2021 Quantitative determination of primaquine-5,6-ortho-quinone and carboxyprimaquine-5,6-ortho-quinone in human erythrocytes by UHPLC-MS/MS 2021
2021 Assessment and clinical utility of pharmacogenomics by healthcare practitioners in North CarolinaPharmacogenomics.  22:13-25. 2021
2020 Pitolisant and Other Histamine-3 Receptor Antagonists-An Update on Therapeutic Potentials and Clinical Prospects.Medicines.  7. 2020
2019 Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulants and Their Reversal Agents-An Update.Medicines.  6. 2019
2019 Formation primaquine-5,6-orthoquinone, the putative active and toxic metabolite of primaquine via direct oxidation in human erythrocytesMalaria Journal.  18. 2019
2018 Metabolism of primaquine in normal human volunteers: Investigation of phase i and phase II metabolites from plasma and urine using ultra-high performance liquid chromatography-quadrupole time-of-flight mass spectrometryMalaria Journal.  17. 2018
2018 Antimicrobial and antiprotozoal activities of twenty-four Nigerian medicinal plant extracts 2018
2018 Evaluation of selected Nigerian medicinal plants for in vitro antiprotozoal activity 2018
2017 Modulation of cytochrome P450, P-glycoprotein and pregnane x receptor by selected antimalarial herbs—implication for herb-drug interactionMolecules.  22. 2017
2017 Assessment of selected medicinal plants indigenous to West Africa for antiprotozoal activity 2017
2017 Enhancement of the Oral Bioavailability of Felodipine Employing 8-Arm-Poly(Ethylene Glycol): In Vivo, In Vitro and In Silico Evaluation 2017
2016 Phenotyping and genotyping of CYP2C19 using comparative metabolism of proguanil in sickle-cell disease patients and healthy controls in NigeriaPharmacology Research and Perspectives.  4. 2016
2016 Pathway-specific inhibition of primaquine metabolism by chloroquine/quinineMalaria Journal.  15. 2016
2016 Current Status and Prospects for Cannabidiol Preparations as New Therapeutic Agents 2016
2016 Antimalarial and cytotoxic properties of Chukrasia tabularis A. Juss and Turraea vogelii Hook F. Ex. BenthParasitology Research.  115:1667-1674. 2016
2016 Clinically relevant pharmacokinetic herb-drug interactions in antiretroviral therapyCurrent Drug Metabolism.  17:52-64. 2016
2016 Differential kinetic profiles and metabolism of primaquine enantiomers by human hepatocytesMalaria Journal.  15. 2016
2016 High cadmium levels in cured meat products marketed in Nigeria - implications for public health 2016
2015 Enantioselective pharmacokinetics of Primaquine in healthy human volunteersDrug Metabolism and Disposition.  43:571-577. 2015
2014 Application of Caco-2 cell line in herb-drug interaction studies: Current approaches and challenges 2014
2014 Enantioselective metabolism of primaquine by human CYP2D6Malaria Journal.  13. 2014
2014 The inhibitory activity of the extracts of popular medicinal herbs on CYP1A2, 2C9, 2C19 and 3A4 and the implications for herb-drug interaction 2014
2013 The potential of Hypoxis hemerocallidea for herb-drug interactionPharmaceutical Biology.  51:1499-1507. 2013
2013 Comparative evaluation of warfarin utilisation in two primary healthcare clinics in the Cape Town area 2013
2013 The potential of sutherlandia frutescens for herb-drug interactionDrug Metabolism and Disposition.  41:488-497. 2013
2013 Flavonoids and polymer derivatives as CYP3A4 inhibitors for improved oral drug bioavailabilityJournal of Pharmaceutical Sciences.  102:541-555. 2013
2013 Heavy metal pollution in sub-saharan africa and possible implications in cancer epidemiologyAsian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention.  14:3393-3402. 2013
2012 An overview of the evidence and mechanisms of herb-drug interactionsFrontiers in Pharmacology.  3 APR. 2012
2012 Liver-based in vitro technologies for drug biotransformation studies - A reviewCurrent Drug Metabolism.  13:215-224. 2012
2011 Diverse approaches for the enhancement of oral drug bioavailability 2011

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy Level Degree in Pharmacology, Stellenbosch University 2013
  • Full Name

  • Pius Fasinu