New Drug Product: Evzio

Emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose, as manifested by respiratory and/or CNS depression.

Heart Failure Risk During IBD Flares

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have a particularly elevated risk of heart failure during flares.

Smoking Cessation, Pregnancy, & ADHD

Children of women who use nicotine replacement products during pregnancy may also have an increased risk of ADHD.

The Rise of the "Assistant Physician"

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has signed into law a bill that has created a new type of medical professional – the “assistant physician.”

Probiotics May Modestly Lower BP

A new meta-analysis indicates that blood pressure improvement with probiotic consumption may be modest at best.

Case Study: "Jammed" Hand

Since a car accident, a patient has experienced nearly constant numbness and tingling in his hand. Can you make the correct diagnosis?

Cancer Drug "Wakes Up" Hidden HIV

The cancer drug romidepsin can reactivate dormant HIV in CD4 cells, with the hope that T-cells would then destroy the infected cells.

Superbugs Rising in U.S. Hospitals

Hospitals in the southeastern U.S. have seen a five-fold increase in cases of drug-resistant carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE).

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Drug Updates

NUVARING

  • Ob/Gyn > Contraception
  • Contraindications, Warnings/Precautions, Interactions updated.
  • Updated: 7/24/2014

GLUCOTROL

  • Endocrine Disorders > Diabetes
  • Added Contraindications and updated Warnings/Precautions.
  • Updated: 7/23/2014

GLUCOTROL XL

  • Endocrine Disorders > Diabetes
  • Added Contraindications and updated Warnings/Precautions.
  • Updated: 7/23/2014

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