Medications can induce HTN through a variety of mechanisms such as volume retention, sympathomimetic activation, and direct vasoconstriction.
Approximately 20% of autoimmune-uveitis cases are associated with systemic autoimmune diseases.
Not only are prescription agents known to affect heart failure (HF), various over-the-counter and complementary medications have also been associated with causing or worsening HF as well.
Drug Monograph Updates
The summary below gives an overview of important additions and changes MPR has made to its drug database through the end of January. The chart below provides highlights of key monograph updates made this month (not an inclusive list).