Thursday, 21 Nov 2019

Drug Safety

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10 Nov 2017 Social RT @DrBhana: drug induced ANCA associated vasculitis #ACR17
24 Feb 2018 Social Dr. Hyman Zimmerman is famous for drug-induced hepatocellular injury plus jaundice conferring a 10% mortality rate. "Hy's Law" is used by the FDA to judge serious hepatotoxicity and risk of death; Requires evidence of jaundice and ALT/AST >3x ULN
17 Jul 2018 Social Great Suggestions from Janet Pope - reduce MTX Rx errors by only prescribing it on their (Pts) preferred day of the week!
05 Jan 2017 Social Adverse Events w/ Proton Pump Inhib(PPI) reviewed at RheumNow. Low Mg+, more C. Diff infx, AKI & CKD risk ^ 2+ fold
15 Feb 2019 Social Dr Aryeh Fischer on MTX lung dz - it is rare. #RWCS2019
08 Dec 2017 Social RT @FDA_Drug_Info: #FDA again approved more generics in a single month than ever before, 107 in Nov. 2017, improving access to affordable d…
20 Mar 2018 Social Pregnancy study from Quebec finds 51 Pregs exposed to leflunomide during 1st trimester; 21 during the 2nd/3rd trimesters but was not associated with an increased risk of congenital malformations, Spont Ab, low birth weight or prematurity
23 Feb 2016 Social Canadian study of 56K RA pts found 37 TB & 211 NTM infxns. Risk increased w/ TNFi, Arava, Pred, CTX, AZA, CyA, MMF.
03 Sep 2015 Social Drs Cush & Tesser review limited treatment options in a difficult RA pt w/ coexistant Coccidioidomycosis.
08 Apr 2017 Social Dr. Laura Cappelli Immue related adverse events -colitis rash, vitiligo, thyroiditis, hypophysitis, myocarditis, CNS, neuropathy, hepatitis
13 Sep 2017 Social Stelara doesnt cause TB; but Stelara use in a high risk "TB Land"(Taiwan) is assoc w/ seroconversion 7.3% (new infx)
12 Feb 2017 Social Should you allow your MTX patients to use alcohol? rarely or never? RHEUMATOLOGISTs, please vote a 3Q survey
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…
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
28 Apr 2018 Social RheumNow week in Review is up - FDA Showdown! Listen to the podcast on iTunes or here or watch the video that makes children cry
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
10 May 2015 Social Prospective study of 113 pregnancies fathered by men on MTX vs 412 nonExposed, showed no increase in birth defects
22 Mar 2016 Social FDA proposes ban on powdered gloves citing more adverse events, airway & wound inflammation & postsurgical adhesions
29 Apr 2017 Social #SOTA2017 Dr Bingham John's Hopkins case experiences, pts tx for metastatic refractory cancer with ICI
02 Oct 2017 Social Systematic review shows Colchicine during pregnancy doesn't increase malformations or miscarriage in FMF women.