Friday, 18 Oct 2019

Drug Safety

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04 Nov 2017 Social RT @isa75012: Major risk factors for retinal toxicity from HCQ. #ACR17 @RheumFellows
29 Dec 2017 Social Tramadol dosing: max is 400 mg/d. For those >75 yrs, the max is 300 mg/d; those w/ CKD (<30 mL/min) max dose=200 mg/d
22 Mar 2016 Social FDA proposes ban on powdered gloves citing more adverse events, airway & wound inflammation & postsurgical adhesions
11 Jul 2016 Social 100k German RA compared to 500k controls: RA pts vaccinated more; more pneumonia hospitalizations w/ no vaccination
30 Nov 2016 Social RT @CCalabreseDO: Study shows that only 1/5 of seniors receive shingles vaccine
03 Sep 2015 Social Drs Cush & Tesser review limited treatment options in a difficult RA pt w/ coexistant Coccidioidomycosis.
28 Aug 2019 Social RT @dcmarbury: Wow. Just wow. This is frigging terrible. How has this flown under the radar for so long? #greed #corruption #pbms #terri…
26 Jan 2018 Social Bosentan may be effective in treating cutaneous ulcers with Anti-MDA5 Dermatomyositis.
11 Oct 2018 Social Ustekinumab is already approved for Crohn's colitis, now shows efficacy in 960 refractory ulcerative colitis patients given 2 doses of 130 mg sc
29 Apr 2017 Social #SOTA2017 Dr Bingham John's Hopkins case experiences, pts tx for metastatic refractory cancer with ICI
24 Apr 2016 Social ID maven Dr. Kevin Winthrop has 5 Dos & Donts on Vaccine Use in Rheum pts - high dose flu, when to use Prevnar, etc
25 Aug 2017 Social RheumNow Wk in Review is up! Or do the podcast on iTunes or here - give us a good review!
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @psufka: No difference in outcomes compared to baseline for pts exposed to certolizumab during 1st tri of pregnancy #ACR17 @rheumnow #13…
14 Jul 2015 Social Drug Safety DONTs:1) use anothers pills; 2) change dosingt; 3) crush tablets; 4) ignore expire date; 5) store in heat
10 Feb 2018 Social Dr Mark Genovese #RWCS - the rate of venous thromboembolic everts with baricitinib exposure appears to be 0.5 events per 100PY (basically the same rate seen in RA alone 0.5/100 PY)
24 Oct 2018 Social RT @CCalabreseDO: incidence of hypogam with rituximab is low but progressively identified overtime. infection rates remain low. abstract #2…
29 Apr 2017 Social #SOTA2017 Dr Sherine Gabriel retrospective cohort study suggests acute MI risk maybe be lower with a be abatacept c…
08 Apr 2019 Social Long term safety study of 4481 tofacitinib pts w/ 9.5yrs exposure (16,291PYs). 52% discontinued Rx (4% insufficient response; 24% adverse events). AE incidence rates were 3.4/100PY for H zoster, 2.4/100Py SIE, 0.8 cancer, 0.4 MACE, 0.3 Mortality.
25 Oct 2018 Social RT @psufka: Even low dose prednisone (5mg/day) associated with increased cumulative risk of infection #ACR18 @rheumnow…
13 May 2016 Social FDA warns that serious side effx of fluoroquinolones obviates use in sinusitis, bronchitis, UTI (safer Rx options)