Cigarette smoking may blunt the renal protective effects of drugs taken by patients with early chronic kidney disease.
Drugs in the Pipeline
The trial will be a Phase 2b dose-ranging study (N=216) with patients from 12-15 research centers across Europe and North America.
The researchers believe that based on their findings, e-cigarette smokers may be at increased risk for bladder cancer.
Researchers examined electronic records from one regional poison center for cases of intentional bupropion ingestion between January 1, 2009 to December 31, 2015. Reports that cited IV lipid emulsion administration or death as an outcome were further evaluated.
Researchers from Brown University reported that combining topiramate with psychological counseling reduced marijuana use among young smokers significantly more than counseling alone.