In addition, the labeling includes information regarding renal laboratory tests and serum lipid changes in patients involved in these two trials.
"Maraviroc-containing PrEP regimens were safe and well tolerated compared with TDF-FTC in U.S. women," the authors write. "Maraviroc-containing PrEP for women may warrant further study."
"These data suggest that not all men who are symptomatically infected with Zika virus will have Zika virus RNA detectable in semen," the authors write.
Under drug interactions, new clinical comments regarding concomitant systemic/inhaled/nasal/ophthalmic corticosteroids have been added.
Forty patients were enrolled, including 29 with Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), 7 with encephalitis, 3 with transverse myelitis, and 1 with newly diagnosed chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy. Diverse Spectrum of Neurologic Syndromes Seen With Zika
After adjusting for socioeconomic index, diabetes, level of education, sex and age, an increased risk of pneumococcal infection among celiac disease patients was noted.
The investigational fixed-dose treatment combines bictegravir (BIC) 50mg, a novel integrase strand transfer inhibitor (INSTI), with emtricitabine (FTC) 200mg and tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) 25mg, a dual-NRTI backbone.
During the 2 years after vaccination the 2-dose efficacy estimates were similar, with estimates of 56 and 59% in the first and second year, respectively.
The researchers found that 318 of the 470 women in the database met inclusion criteria. Nineteen women (6%) had viral load rebound with a mean log10 viral load near delivery of 2.71 copies/mL (=513 copies/mL), while 6 women (32%) had a viral load above 1,000 copies/mL.
Linhaliq (previously known as 'Pulmaquin') consists of a mixture of liposome encapsulated and unencapsulated ciprofloxacin. Linhaliq has previously been granted Orphan Drug status for the management of bronchiectasis.
The researchers found that 16% of the 1,253,951 AGE-related hospitalizations among children aged <5 years were coded as a rotavirus-related hospitalization.
The concomitant use of HCV drug combinations containing ombitasvir, paritaprevir/ritonavir, with or without dasabuvir is contraindicated due to the potential for liver enzyme elevations.
The researchers found that 19% of the 6,879 eligible participants tested positive for influenza virus, predominantly for A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B (11 and 7%, respectively).
A total of 206 cases of Cyclospora infections have been reported to the CDC as of August 2, 2017 among individuals who became ill on or after May 1, 2017.
"Larger, high-quality studies are warranted, including long-term follow-up and other prophylactic measures," the authors write.
The researchers found that, compared to the 50 women with no vaccination in the previous year, the 91 women vaccinated the prior year exhibited higher baseline antibody titers and/or seroprotection rates against all four influenza strains, after controlling for covariates.
Mavyret is a once-daily, ribavirin-free treatment that combines glecaprevir, an HCV NS3/4A protease inhibitor, and pibrentasvir, an HCV NS5A inhibitor.
Rugby Laboratories announced a voluntary recall of all lots of Diocto Liquid and Diocto Syrup (docusate sodium solutions) due to a risk of contamination with Burkholderia cepacia.
Results found that at day 8 of the study, a significantly lower amount of patients receiving guaifenesin/pseudoephedrine desired antibiotics compared to placebo, 4.2% vs. 8.0%, respectively.
The supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) approval was based on data from the Phase 3 open-label, ASTRAL-5 study.
Researchers conducted experiments with monkeys and concluded that casual saliva contact such as kissing or sharing eating utensils is not enough for Zika to move from one host to another.
For this study, the researchers examined data from the LifeLink Database for cases with ICD-9-CM code for benign intracranial hypertension (BIH) as well as an MRI or CT scan and a lumbar puncture within 15 or 30 days of the BIH code.
A list of contraindications and drug interactions for HIV medications.
Acute otitis media treatment chart including select antibiotics and recommended doses.
Recovered organisms included various Streptococcus, Actinomyces, Haemophilus, Neisseria species, among others; all of the pathogens isolated were oral flora. Two patients also exhibited Staphylococcus aureus bacteria in the blood.