Sweat chloride, a diagnostic characteristic of CF, was also considerably reduced with ivacaftor treatment. Median baseline sweat chloride levels were 104.1mmol/L.
Results of the review also found that 18 adverse events occurred in a total of 13 patients (18.1% of patients; 6.6% of infusions).
Alprolix is a recombinant clotting factor therapy developed using Fc fusion technology to prolong circulation in the body.
Auvi-Q 0.1mg is the first epinephrine auto-injector specifically designed for the treatment of life-threatening allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, in infants and small children weighing 16.5 to 33 pounds.
Tekturna is indicated for the treatment of hypertension in adults and children 6 years of age and older, to lower blood pressure.
Hemlibra is a bispecific factor IXa- and factor X-directed antibody indicated for routine prophylaxis to prevent or reduce the frequency of bleeding episodes in adult and pediatric patients with hemophilia A (congenital factor VIII deficiency) with factor VIII inhibitors.
Researchers used Medicaid administrative claims data from 4 geographically diverse states to examine the impact of peer review PA policies on AAP use among Medicaid-insured youth.
Fasenra is indicated for the add-on maintenance treatment of patients with severe asthma aged 12 years and older, and with an eosinophilic phenotype.
FlutiCare will be available OTC with the same prescription strength and same delivery method as Flonase and ClariSpray.
Second-generation tyrosine kinase inhibitor approved for children with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase.
Over 90% of the produce for the project was donated. Families received an average of 54 to 61 servings of fresh produce each week, with an average produce cost of $2.53 per family per week.
The FDA's final approval is pending the period of patent and/or exclusivity protection, and may not be made effective until the period has expired.
The latest sBLA is intended for patients with relapsed or refractory (r/r) diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) who are ineligible for autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT).
Results showed that after adjusting for maternal use of acetaminophen pre-pregnancy, familial risk and indications of acetaminophen use, the hazard ratio (HR) of ADHD with ≥29 days of acetaminophen use was 2.20 (95% CI; 1.50-3.24).
Children and adolescents with relapsing MS had an 82% lower relapse rate with fingolimod vs. interferon beta-1a
"Care and support provided by the PCP/MH, as outlined in the recommendations, are invaluable for improved outcomes throughout the patient's life span," the authors write.
Physicians need to be able to explain concepts of autologous and allogeneic use of cord blood units, as well as benefits and limitations of blood banking and transplantation.
Bacterial conjunctivitis treatment chart for topical medications.
Researchers analyzed prevalence and correlates of discordant responses among past-year Adderall users, defined as reporting past-year nonmedical Adderall use but not past-year nonmedical amphetamine use.
The researchers found that ever being breastfed was associated with a lower risk of CD and UC (OR 0.71, 95% CI 0.59-0.85 and OR 0.78, 95% CI 0.67-0.91 respectively).
Children's vitamins prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) comparison chart.