New Drug Product: Striverdi Respimat

Long-term maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and/or emphysema.

Are Fish Contributing to Antibiotic Resistance?

The fish you eat may be contributing to an increasingly worrisome public health issue: antibiotic resistance.

Paper Receipts Contain BPA

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals such as bisphenol A (BPA) can be found in many products, even in a restaurant receipt.

Treating UTI in the Outpatient Setting

What is the best approach to diagnosing and managing acute cystitis in the outpatient setting?

Banned Dietary Supplements Remain for Sale

Despite being recalled by the FDA, dietary supplements adulterated with banned substances continue to remain available to the public.

Case Study: Chia Seeds and Dysphagia

Chia seeds have become a popular health food item but should be used with caution by patients with dysphagia or known esophageal strictures.

Mistake or Medical Malpractice?

A case against a clinician raises the question 
of whether the error 
constitutes malpractice.

Baldness May Spell Trouble for Heart

Alopecia may mean more than just hair loss for some patients.

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Drug Updates

MIACALCIN

  • Musculoskeletal Disorders > Bone disorders
  • Additional Warnings/Precautions regarding increased risk of malignancies.
  • Updated: 10/23/2014

MIACALCIN INJECTION

  • Musculoskeletal Disorders > Bone disorders
  • Additional Warnings/Precautions regarding increased risk of malignancies.
  • Updated: 10/23/2014

PROQUAD

  • Immunization > Vaccines
  • Contraindicated with family history of congenital or hereditary immunodeficiency.
  • Updated: 10/22/2014

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