New Drug Product: Beleodaq

Relapsed or refractory peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL).

Synthetic Heroin: Next Drug Epidemic?

Acetyl fentanyl is an opioid analgesic, has no recognized medical uses, an is believed to be 5–15 times more potent than heroin.

Atypical Antipsychotics, Renal Injury Risk

Use of atypical antipsychotic drugs is associated with increased risk of acute kidney injury (AKI) in older adults.

Kombucha: Immunity Boost or Toxic Tea?

Fungal and bacterial contaminants are common, with more than 20 cases of cutaneous anthrax, liver damage and allergic reactions reported.

Chart: Diabetes Treatments

Review this at-a-glance clinical reference on the latest diabetes treatments for fast information when you need it.

Cancer Drug for Alopecia Areata

A drug used to treat a rare type of bone marrow cancer has been shown to restore hair in patients with alopecia areata.

Early Antibiotic Exposure, Future Obesity?

Antibiotic exposure during early development may permanently reprogram the body's metabolism, which could increase one's susceptibility to obesity.

Secondhand Smoke, Allergic Disorders

Secondhand smoke exposure during infancy is associated with an overall elevated risk of asthma, rhinitis, and eczema in children up to 16 years.

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Drug Updates

AMYVID

  • Diagnostic Agents > Imaging agents
  • Additional Adverse reactions.
  • Updated: 8/20/2014

LEVEMIR

  • Endocrine Disorders > Diabetes
  • Available in FlexTouch pen.
  • Updated: 8/19/2014

TIKOSYN

  • Cardiovascular Disease > CHF and arrhythmias
  • Additional Contraindications.
  • Updated: 8/18/2014

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