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Main areas of research:
Epidemiology and chemotherapy of Infectious diseases, Pharmacokinetics,clinical drug trials, mental, neurologic and substance use disorders,
Interests/keywords:
Malaria, , antimalarial drugs, antidepressant, helminths infections, children, pregnant women, neurologic disorders, depression,
Current title/position:
Associate Professor, and Assistant Deputy Vice Chancellor
Current affiliation/employer:
Kampala International University-Western Campus
PO Box 71, Ishaka, Bushenyi, Uganda
PhD Advisor and University:
Prof. A Sowunmi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Postdoc Advisor and University:
Dr. Olumide Ogundahunsi, WHO/TDR, Geneva
Publications:
Publications
Papers published in learned journal
Section 1: Pharmacodynamics of antimalarial drugs
Co-trimoxazole
1. Fehintola, F.A., Adedeji, A.A., Tambo, E., Fateye, B.B., Happi, T.C. & Sowunmi, A. (2004). Cotrimoxazole in the treatment of acute uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Nigerian children: a controlled clinical trial. Clinical Drug Investigation, 24, 149-155.

2. Fehintola, F.A., Adedeji, A.A. & Sowunmi, A. (2002). Comparative efficacy of chloroquine and cotrimoxazole in the treatment of acute uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Nigerian children. Central African Journal of Medicine, 48, 101-105.

Amodiaquine/ Combination antimalarial therapy
3. Sowunmi, A., Ayede, A.I., Falade, A.G., Ndikum, V.N., Sowunmi, C.O., Adedeji, A.A., Falade, C.O., Happi, T.C. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2001). Randomized comparison of chloroquine and amodiaquine in the treatment of acute, uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 95, 549-558.

4. Sowunmi, A., Fehintola, F.A., Adedeji, A.A., Gbotosho, G.O., Tambo, E., Fateye, B.A., Happi, T.C. Oduola, A.M.J. (2005). Open randomized study of artesunate- amodiaquine vs. chloroquine-pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Nigerian children. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 10, 1161-1170.

5. Fehintola, F.A., Adedeji, A.A., Ganiyu, A.A., Tambo, E., Salako, B.L. (2005). Efficacy of artesunate plus cotrimoxazole and artesunate-pyrimethamine-sulphadoxine combination in the treatment of Plasmodium falciparum hyperparasitaemia. Nigerian Medical Journal, 46(4): 83–87.

6. Fehintola, F.A. Adedeji, A.A., Balogun, S.T., Sowunmi, A. (2007). Comparative study of efficacy of amodiaquine-cotrimoxazole and amodiaquine-pyrimethamine sulphadoxine in the treatment of malaria in Nigerian children. Journal of Medical Sciences 7 (8): 1290-1296.

Section 2: Cardiac effects of antimalarial drugs
7. Sowunmi, A., Falade, C.O., Adedeji, A.A., Happi, T.C., Sowunmi, C.O., Ofi, A.B., Okanlawon, F.A. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2000). Patterns of change in the electrocardiogram after halofantrine treatment of acute uncomplicated falciparum malaria in children. Clinical Drug Investigation, 20, 229-235.

8. Sowunmi, A., Adedeji, A.A. & Babalola C.P. (2005). Randomised comparison of the cardiac effects of halofantrine and chloroquine plus chlorpheniramine in children with acute falciparum malaria using a novel method: disposition kinetics of the relative increase in electrocardiographic time intervals. Journal of Applied Therapeutic Research, 5, 41-48.


Section 3 Reversal of drug resistance in vitro and in vivo in Plasmodium falciparum
9. Sowunmi, A., Adedapo, A.A., Fehintola, F.A., Sowunmi, C.O., Adedeji, A.A., Falade, A.G. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2000). Comparative efficacy and safety of two regimens of chlorpheniramine plus chloroquine in acute uncomplicated falciparum malariain children. Clinical Drug Investigation, 20, 317-325.

10. Sowunmi, A., Fehintola, F.A., Adedeji, A.A., Falade, A.G., Falade, C.O., Akinyinka, O.O. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2000). Comparative efficacy of chloroquine plus chlorpheniramine alone and in a sequential combination with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine, for the treatment of acute, uncomplicated, falciparum malaria in children. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 94, 209-217.

11. Sowunmi, A., Fehintola, F.A., Adedeji, A.A., Gbotosho, G.O., Falade, C.O., Tambo, E., Fateye, B.A., Happi, T.C. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2004). Open randomized study of pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine versus pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine plus probenecid for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children. Tropical Medicine & International Health, 9, 606-614.

12. Sowunmi, A., Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, C.T., Adedeji, A.A., Bolaji, O.M., Fehintola, F.A., Fateye, B.A. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2007). Enhancement of the antimalarial efficacy of amodiaquine by chlorpheniramine in vivo. Memorias Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 102, 417-419.

Section 4. Development of new indices for measuring therapeutic efficacy of antimalarial drugs
13. Sowunmi, A., Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2000). Plasmodium falciparum kinetics during treatment with antimalarial drugs in children. Clinical Drug Investigation, 20, 43-51.

14. Sowunmi, A., Falade, A.G., Adedeji, A.A., Ayede, A.I., Fateye, B.A., Sowunmi, C.O. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2001). Comparative Plasmodium falciparum kinetics during treatment with amodiaquine and chloroquine in children. Clinical Drug Investigation, 21, 371-381.

15. Sowunmi, A., Adedeji, A.A., Sowunmi, C.O., Falade, A.G., Sijuade, A.O. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2000). Comparative clinical characteristics and response to oral antimalarial therapy of children with and without Plasmodium falciparum hyperparasitaemia in an endemiic area. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 94, 549-559.

16. Sowunmi, A., Falade, A.G., Adedeji, A.A., & Falade, C.O. (2001). Comparative clinical characteristics and responses to oral 4-aminoquinoline therapy of malarious children who did and did not develop 4-aminoquinoline-induced pruritus. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 95, 645-653.

17. Sowunmi, A., Sowunmi, C.O., Adedeji, A.A. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2001). Comparison of artemether and artemether plus mefloquine in children with malaria and effects on viability of Plasmodium falciparum ex vivo. Clinical Drug Investigation, 21, 33-40.

18. Adedeji, A.A., Babalola, C.P. & Sowunmi, A., (2004). Clinical characteristics and kinetic indices of resistant Plasmodium falciparum during treatment with chloroquine in Nigerian children. Journal of Applied Therapeutic Research, 5, 37-45

Section 5. Malaria-associated hepatomegaly and its kinetics
19. Sowunmi, A., Adedeji, A.A., Sowunmi, C.O., Falade, A.G., Ohaeri, B., Happi, T.C. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2001). Clinical characteristics and disposition kinetics of the hepatomegaly associated with acute, uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 95, 7-18.


20. Sowunmi, A. & Adedeji, A.A. (2002). The effects of chloroquine, amodiaquine and chloroquine plus chlorpheniramine on the disposition kinetics of the hepatomegaly associated with acute, uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 96, 543-551.

21. Sowunmi, A., Gbotosho, G.O., Adedeji, A.A., Tambo, E., Fateye, B.A., Happi, C.T., & Amoo, A.O.J. (2007). The effects of artemether-lumefantrin vs amodiaquine-sulfalene-pyrimethamine on the hepatomegaly associated with Plasmodium falciparum malaria in children. Parasitology Research, 100, 511-517

Section 6. Gametocytaemia and antimalarial drugs
22. Sowunmi, A., Fateye, B.A., Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A. & Happi, T.C. (2004). Risk factors for gametocyte carriage in uncomplicated falciparum malaria in children. Parasitology, 129, 255-262.

23. Sowunmi, A., Adedeji, A.A., Fateye, B.A., & Babalola, C.P. (2004). Plasmodium falciparum hyperparasitaemia in children: risk factors, treatment outcomes and gametocytaemia following treatment. Parasite, 11, 317-323.

24. Sowunmi, A., Adedeji, A.A., Fateye, & Fehintola, F.A. (2004). Comparative effects of pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine, with or without probenecid, on Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes in children with acute, uncomplicated malaria. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 98, 873-878.

25. Sowunmi, A., Fateye, B.A., Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A., Bamgboye, A.E., Babalola, C.P., Happi, T.C. & Gbotosho, G.O. (2005). Effects of antifolates-cotrimoxazole and pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine on gametocytes in children with acute, symptomatic, uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Memorias Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 100, 451-455.

26. Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A., Fateye, B.A., Happi, T.C., Amoo, A.O.J. & Sowunmi, A. (2005). Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Nigerian children during high and low transmission seasons: Gametocyte carriage and response to oral chloroquine. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 51, 288-294.

27. Adedeji, A.A., Fateye, B.A., Amoo, A.O.J. & Sowunmi, A. (2006). Response to chloroquine treatment in children with or without gametocytes during uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 25, 126-128.

28. Sowunmi, A., Adedeji, A.A., Gbotosho, G.O., Fateye, B.A. & Happi, T.C (2006). Effects of pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine, chloroquine plus chlorpheniramine, and amodiaquine plus pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine on gametocytes during and after treatment of acute, uncomplicated malaria in children. Memorias Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 101, 887-893.

Section 7. Predictors of antimalarial drug treatment failure
29. Sowunmi, A., Fateye, B.A., Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A., Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, T.C. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2005). Predictors of the failure of treatment with chloroquine plus chlorpheniramine, in children with acute, uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 99, 331-338.

30. Sowunmi, A., Fateye, B.A., Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A., Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, T.C., Tambo, E. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2005). Predictors of the failure of treatment with chloroquine in children with acute, uncomplicated, Plasmodium falciparum malaria, in an area with high and increasing incidences of chloroquine resistance. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 99, 535-544.

31. Sowunmi, A., Fateye, B.A., Adedeji, A.A., Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, T.C., Bamgboye, A.E., Bolaji, O.M. & Oduola, A.M.J. (2006). Predictors of the failure of treatment with pyrimethamine-sulfadoxine in children with uncomplicated, falciparum malaria. Acta Tropica, 98, 6-14.

32. Sowunmi, A., Gbotosho, G.O., Fateye, B.A., & Adedeji, A.A. (2006). Predictors of the failure of treatment with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in children with uncomplicated, falciparum malaria. Annals of Tropical Medicine & Parasitology, 100, 205-211.

Section 8 Ethnopharmacology
33. Aziba, P.I., Adedeji, A.A., Ekor, M., Adeyemi, O.(2001). Analgesic activities of Peperomia pellucida aerial parts in mice. Fitoterapia, 72, 57-58

34. Aziba, P.I., Ekor, M., Adedeji, A.A.(2001). Pharmacological screening of a methanol extract from Mormodica charantia in rodents. Pharmaceutical Biology, 39, 305-307


Section 9 Pathophysiology studies and antimalarial drugs
35. Adenuga, G.A., Odukoya, S.J., Adesanya, A.A., Adefolarin, S.K. & Adedeji, A.A.(2001). Influence of chloroquine phosphate on protein-undernutrition-induced hyperglycaemia in rats. Nigerian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 16, 115-117.

36. Daini, O.A., Adedeji, A.A. & Idowu, G.O.(2000). Effect of chloroquine on level of glucose and protein in plasma, liver and kidney of male wister rats. Nigerian Journal of Nutritional Science, 21, 1/2, 45-47.

Section 10- Malaria associated pathophysiologic changes and drug effects
37. Sowunmi, A., Gbotosho, G.O., Adedeji, A.A., Tambo, E., Bolaji, O.M., Happi, T.C. & Fateye B.A. (2008). Herpes simplex labialis in children with acute falciparum malaria. Acta Tropica, 106(1):68-71.

38. Sowunmi, A., Gbotosho, G.O., Adedeji, A.A., Fateye, B.A., Sabitu, M.F., Happi, T.C. & Fehintola F.A. (2007). Effects of acute Plasmodium falciparum malaria on body weight in children in an endemic area. Parasitology Research, 100, 343-349.

Section 11- Studies on Artemisinine Combination Therapy for malaria management
39. Sowunmi, A., Balogun, T., Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, C.T., Adedeji, A.A., Fateye, B.A. & Fehintola F.A. (2007). Activities of amodiaquine, artesunate, and artesunate-amodiaquine against asexual- and sexual-stage parasites in falciparum malaria in children. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 51, 1694-1699.

40. Sowunmi, A., Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, C.T., Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A., Folarin, O.A., Tambo, E & Fateye, B.A. (2007). Therapeutic efficacy and effects on gametocyte carriage of artemether-lumefantrine and amodiaquine-sulfalene-pyrimethamine among children with uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in southwest Nigeria. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, 77, 235-241.

41. Adedeji, A.A., Fehintola, F.A., Olasupo, N., Balogun, T., Sowunmi, A. (2008). Activities of artesunate-and amodiaquine-against intestinal helminth in children with Plasmodium falciparum malaria in endemic area. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 27(7):627-9.

42. Sowunmi, A., Balogun, T, Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, C.T., Adedeji, A.A., Bolaji, O.M., Fehintola, F.A., Folarin, O.A. (2008). Activities of artemether-lumefantrine and amodiaquine-sulfalene-pyrimethamine against sexual-stage parasites in falciparum malaria in children. Chemotherapy, 18;54(3):201-208.

43. Fehintola, F.A., Adedeji, A.A., Gbotosho, G.O., Happi, C.T., Balogun, S.T., Folarin, O.A., Sijuade, A.O., Sowunmi, A. (2008). Effects of artesunate-cotrimoxazole and amodiaquine-artesunate against asexual and sexual stages of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Nigerian children. Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy. 14(3):188-94.


Section 12- Newly accepted papers

44. Sotimehin, S.A., Runsewe-Abiodun, T.I., Fetuga, M.B. Adedeji, A.A., Njokanma,O.F. (2009). Profile of Newborns with malaria parasitaemia in Sagamu. Nigerian Hospital Practice, 3 (6): 90-97.

45. Balogun S.T., Fehintola, F.A., Adeyanju O.A., Adedeji A.A. (2010). Asexual and sexual stages of Plasmodium falciparum in Nigerian pregnant women attending antenatal clinic. Obstetric Medicine, 3:106-109

46. Adedeji A.A., Tambo, E., Fehintola F.A., Akinwunmi, M., Tikare, O.A., Mebude, I.O., Jagun O.E. (2010)- Protective response to sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine during Intermittent Presumptive Treatment of malaria in pregnant women in Sagamu, Nigeria. African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 4, 754-759

47. Adedeji A.A., Sanusi B., Tella A., Akinsanya M., Ojo O., Akinwunmi M.O., Tikare O.A., Ogunwande I.A., Ogundahunsi O.A., Ayilara O.O., Ademola T.T., Fehintola F.A., Ogundahunsi O.A.T..(2011). Exposure to anti-malarial drugs and monitoring of adverse drug reactions using toll-free mobile phone calls in private retail sector in Sagamu, Nigeria: implications for pharmacovigilance. Malaria Journal, 10(1):230.

48. Balogun S.T., Adeyanju O.A., Adedeji A.A. and Fehintola F.A (2011). Predictors of asymptomatic malaria in pregnancy. Nigerian Journal of Physiological Sciences. 26, 179 – 183

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At 2:41pm on August 27, 2012, doma jovita said…


 

Hello
cecilia is my name
i was moved to write you for a heart2heart discussion when
i came across your page.so If u dont mind,write me directly with this mail ID,
(ceciliadosi@yahoo.com)i will send u my photo

 
 
 

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