Friday, 18 Oct 2019

Drug Safety

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07 Jul 2016 Social RA & PsA pts on TNF inhibitors neednt worry(minimal risk) when household contacts are vaccinated w/ live MMR vaccine https://t.co/TUzMi95vBs
08 Jul 2016 Social DVT, PE, VTE is increased in RA and other inflamm dz (SLE, APL syndrome, GPA, IBD, Behcets) but not with TNFi. https://t.co/dykU9FwGuT
10 Jul 2016 Social MHRA warns that proton pump inhibitors may be assoc w/ subacute cutaneous lupus https://t.co/KThysLA8zz
11 Jul 2016 Slide of the day Reactivation Risk With Resolved HBV and TNF Inhibitors
11 Jul 2016 Social 100k German RA compared to 500k controls: RA pts vaccinated more; more pneumonia hospitalizations w/ no vaccination https://t.co/HxOIIOf0rP
12 Jul 2016 Social AHA "many drugs worsen CHF", including Advil, grapefruit juice, green tea, liquorice. OTCs worsen toxicity, efficacy https://t.co/3Oa6cqCmNp
13 Jul 2016 Social German RABBIT registry study >13K pts shows incr. risk of lower GI perforations w/ Actemra (2.7/1000PY);1/4 pts died https://t.co/u9A4TRFMso
13 Jul 2016 Social Nontuberculous mycobacteria infx more common in RA & in TNFi pts. Risk factors include prior TB, HTN, DM, COPD, ILD https://t.co/UWR8l3Npzu
15 Jul 2016 News Increaed GI Perforations with Tocilizumab Seen in German Registry Analysis
27 Jul 2016 Social FDA warns against using fluoroquinolones (to Rx UTI, bronchitis etc) if other safer Rx options exist. https://t.co/UA0uNmcW3O
27 Jul 2016 Social RA: risk of serious infection rises w/ Interstitial lung dz, 2x higher in 1st yr; higher w/ BOOP & steroids >10mg/d https://t.co/axzUZhrtHD
28 Jul 2016 Social 10-15% of adults have Tinnitus; "ringing in the ear" Maybe from drugs (NSAIDs, Chemo), no Rx, 90% have hearing loss https://t.co/d3LyXVUQCg
03 Aug 2016 Social Having #RA in addition to solid cancer (breast, lung, prostate, colon) increases mortality rates by 40-50% in elders https://t.co/aitjusmOai
05 Aug 2016 News Serious Infections are Not Increased in HIV Patients Treated with TNF Inhibitors
10 Aug 2016 Social For Pts needing to discard old/dangerous/narcotic meds, Walgreens has new disposal kiosk. https://t.co/aDp5963Kq8 https://t.co/oigv282jZH
11 Aug 2016 News No Added Lymphoma Risk with TNF Inhibitor Use
12 Aug 2016 Social ViDEO: Pearls on Methotrexate side effect management from Dr. Jack Cush at 2016 RNS meeting. Thanks to Healio! https://t.co/6zUJHRbbxF
12 Aug 2016 News Rheumatologists May be Unaware of New Hydroxychloroquine Retinopathy Monitoring Guidelines
14 Aug 2016 Social ViDEO: Pearls on Methotrexate side effect management from Dr. Jack Cush at 2016 RNS meeting. Thanks to Healio! https://t.co/tdH7AeZFZK
14 Aug 2016 Social New Plaquenil screening rules - HCQ dose < 5.0 mg/kg real Wt + baseline Slit exam, then Annual screens after 5 yrs https://t.co/1qQdCo0cGc