New Drug Product: Sivextro

Acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI) caused by the following susceptible Gram (+) organisms.

Clinical Challenge

A 28-year-old man developed a pruritic, nonhealing rash while snorkeling. Can you make the correct diagnosis?

Energy Drink-Induced Renal Failure

Although acute kidney injury has rarely been tied to energy drink consumption, a case report discusses the possibility.

Self-Titrating Antihypertensive Rx?

Self-monitoring with self-titration of antihypertensive medications is associated with lower blood pressure for patients with hypertension.

The Money-Obesity Association

Does wealth influence your weight? Researchers sought to find out how money correlates to body mass index (BMI) in men and women.

Persistent Pain in Older Patients

Persistent pain in later life is prevalent, costly, and often disabling to patients.

Doctor Dies After Getting Ebola Drug

Dr. Abraham Borbor, a Liberian doctor who contracted Ebola, has died after receiving one of the last doses of the experimental drug ZMapp.

Smart Pills: Boosting Medical Adherence

New technology in the form of smart pills could help in reducing nonadherence in both clinical trials and individual patient pharmacologic treatment plans.

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Drug Updates

RAGWITEK

  • Allergic Disorders > Allergies
  • Monograph added.
  • Updated: 8/29/2014

CANASA

  • Gastrohepatic Disorders > Colorectal disorders
  • Added Drug Interactions.
  • Updated: 8/28/2014

ALOXI

  • Gastrohepatic Disorders > Nausea
  • Gains pediatric indication.
  • Updated: 8/27/2014

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