New Drug Product: Jardiance

Adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Paralysis Reported in Some with Enterovirus-68

Colorado health officials are reporting that several children, including some that tested positive for the Enterovirus 68 (EV-68) have also reported neurological symptoms not commonly associated with the virus, including muscle weakness and paralysis.

Live Coverage of PAINWeek 2014

Exclusive access to live, onsite coverage of up-to-date evidence-based scientific findings in pain management.

AAP Advises on Contraception for Teens

Long-acting contraceptive devices should be the first choice of birth control for teenage girls, new recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics state.

Clinical Challenge: White Lumps on Heel

A 55-year-old man presents complaining of asymptomatic lumps on the sides of his heels that appear when he is standing up, but seem to disappear when sitting.

Saffron Promising for Depression Treatment

The world’s most expensive spice may also be an alternative treatment for mild-to-moderate depression.

New E-Cigarette Label Warnings Voluntarily Included

In a surprising move, major tobacco companies are including some of the strongest health warnings on their e-cigarette packaging that goes beyond the present warnings on cigarettes and other tobacco products.

Should Rxs Become OTCs?

In the past two decades, an increasing number of prescription drugs have been switched to over-the-counter (OTC) status.

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Drug Updates

DUETACT

  • Endocrine Disorders > Diabetes
  • Updated Warnings/Precautions regarding active bladder cancer.
  • Updated: 9/30/2014

ENTYVIO

  • Gastrohepatic Disorders > Colorectal disorders
  • Monograph added.
  • Updated: 9/29/2014

XELJANZ

  • Musculoskeletal Disorders > Arthritis/rheumatic disorders
  • Updated Warnings/Precautions re: monitoring lymphocytes, neutrophils, hemoglobin.
  • Updated: 9/26/2014

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