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MPR YIR Gastro 2018

New Bowel Prep Option for Colonoscopy Gets FDA Approval

The approval of Plenvu was based on multiple clinical trials including the NOCT study which compared Plenvu to the trisulfate bowel cleansing solution Suprep (sodium sulfate, potassium sulfate, magnesium sulfate oral solution; Braintree Laboratories) using a 2-day evening/morning split-dosing regimen.

IBD and Anemia: Adverse Events After IV Iron Therapy Examined

To examine the occurrence of adverse reactions in this patient population, researchers from John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, conducted a retrospective analysis of IBD patients who received IV iron infusions between 2010 and 2014 in the commercial claims database, MarketScan.