Diana Ernst, RPh

Most Recent Articles by Diana Ernst, RPh

Treatment With Homemade Enema Leads to Colitis in Two Children

By Feb 14, 2018

A national survey showed that only about 7% of consumers read warning labeling on over-the-counter products.

Patient's Trypophobia Linked to Treatment With Gabapentin

By Feb 05, 2018

Trypophobia is a feeling of aversion or fear in response to visual images of arrays of small holes.

Ocaliva Prescribing Information Updated to Reinforce Correct Dosing

By Feb 01, 2018

A table is included in the updated prescribing information to increase the prominence of the recommended Ocaliva dosage by disease stage and Child-Pugh classification.

New Starting Dose Approved for Daliresp to Treat Severe COPD

By Jan 29, 2018

The 250mcg dose approval was based on data from the Evaluation of Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics of Roflumilast, 250mcg and 500mcg, as add-on to Standard COPD Treatment to Treat Severe COPD (OPTIMIZE) study.

Herb-Drug Interactions Can Lead to Severe Adverse Reactions

By Jan 24, 2018

For this review, researchers performed an extensive literature search for studies and cases where an adverse drug reaction occurred likely due to an interaction between an herbal and a prescribed medicine.

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