Friday, 13 Sep 2019

Drug Safety

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14 Feb 2017 Social Do HBV testing with TCZ! Study shows HBV reactivation w/ tocilizumab Rx only with Chronic HBV, not Resolved HBV https://t.co/NZQXQ8xWHB
16 Feb 2019 Social Dr Anne Stevens. Other arc options for localized scleroderma include tocilizumab and abatacept. #RWCS2019 https://t.co/AIfARTZ3CD
14 Sep 2017 Social No difference in folic acid low dose vs high dose use with regard to hepatotoxicity of MTX. https://t.co/fnqqqwyE23
06 May 2017 Social FDA Guide to Drug Safety. Black Box Warning; appears on drugs label to alert of serious or life-threatening risks https://t.co/1gNk2RB5C0
26 May 2017 Social RT @CCalabreseDO: debunking vaccine myths. very important! https://t.co/78ZbtNXtGv @healiorheum @rheumnow
25 May 2015 Social 10,763 AS pts from Taiwan showed long-term Cox2 or NSAIDs had fewer CV events & short term NSAIDs had incr CV events http://t.co/215iU29t1K
20 Dec 2017 Social The problem of nonadherence to meds, not filling Prescriptions is a big one. NYT reviews it stating that the only promising solution is cheaper meds https://t.co/tSEbH54Dt3
04 Jul 2018 Social "Prednisone is the best drug we have, and prednisone is the worst drug we have"- Peter A. Merkel, MD
13 May 2019 Social PCSK9 inhibitors (ie, Repatha) can safetly be used in Statin-induced HMGCR+ myopathy pts . 8 pts given PCSK9 inhib for hyperlipidemia, showed no Sx worsening, CK levels dropped (956±1137 IU/L to 419±393 IU/L) & HMGCR Ab titers decreased; 2/8 improved https://t.co/iSuPz6ptBY
09 Oct 2017 Social HCQ decreases CV events, DM 41% & benefits metabolic profile in RA- HCQ useful add on w/ other DMARDs @DrPetryna https://t.co/wnLEqcDkuN
15 Jul 2015 Social 4 Sending pts to internet for info, 5 Not using graphics, 6 Cultural awareness/sensitivity, 7 info in wrong language http://t.co/gfUUczu4rT
14 Feb 2018 Social FDA grants priority review for Genentechs Rituxan for use in pemphigus vulgaris https://t.co/e6uKQOf55f
02 Sep 2016 Social @RonanTKavanagh Such sites cull medwatch reports, but dont verify. Accuracy is low. TNFi rarely reported w/ renal AE https://t.co/Rmq5owk56E
24 Aug 2018 Social RT @RheumNow: Which Anti-Rheumatic is shown/known to be a clear teratogen and thus pregnancy must be prevented/avoided when taking this dru…
26 Oct 2018 Social RT @ARD_BMJ: New ACR guidelines for treatment management during pregnancy in patients with rheumatic diseases #ACR18 > AM https://t.co/RKhF…
26 Jun 2019 Social ORAL Strategy, 216 or 18.8% received the Zostvax vaccine. Overall, 18 patients (1.6%) developed HZ (vaccinated=3; non-vaccinated=15). HZ IRs (95% CI) were 1.1 (0.3, 2.9), 2.3 (1.0, 4.6), and 1.7 (0.6, 3.7) for tofa monotherapy, tofa+MTX, & ADA+MTX, resp. https://t.co/SE5ANjRHB8
28 Mar 2017 Social RT @LCalabreseDO: About one in five Americans with RA gets tested for hepatitis B https://t.co/DW1bZNLL6T WHY? because ACR GUIDLINES ARE IN…
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @psufka: Oral corticosteroids increase risk of preterm birth in all trimesters (regardless DMARD exposure)#ACR17 @rheumnow #1313
06 Mar 2016 Social New AAOS studies highlight the need to avoid intarticular steroids in the 3 mos prior to joint replacement surgery. https://t.co/5SdhZkyT4c
20 Sep 2016 Social Periprosthetic Fx after Hip Replacement is higher in women, older, RA pts, revision surgery, AVN hx & osteoporosis https://t.co/0QiT0OjV76