New Drug Product: Sivextro

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

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.

Dangers of Ice Bucket Challenge

While the Ice Bucket Challenge has raised significant funds for the ALS Association, there are risks associated with the stunt when done incorrectly.

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.

Will That Extra Cup be Deadly?

Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III was used to determine whether coffee has an effect on cardiovascular and all-cause mortality.

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Drug Updates

ALOXI

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

BENLYSTA

  • Immune Disorders > Miscellaneous immune disorders
  • Updated Warnings/Precautions regarding neurological signs/symptoms.
  • Updated: 8/26/2014

JANUMET XR

  • Endocrine Disorders > Diabetes
  • Limitations of use added.
  • Updated: 8/25/2014

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