Friday, 15 Dec 2017

Drug Safety

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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
13 Sep 2017 News New Zoster Vaccine Recommended by FDA Panel
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) https://t.co/X3aRi49W9y
12 Sep 2017 Social SELECT-BEYOND study shows upadacitinib (JAK1i) efficacy w/ 52%LDAS, >32%remission @24wks, but small safety imbalance https://t.co/UZBe7B3W5b
11 Sep 2017 Social 145,000 people have OD'd on prescription opioids this decade;deaths quadrupled. MDs Rx 250,000,000 opioid Rx in 2012 https://t.co/M76RzZTIAy
10 Sep 2017 Social Despite FDA req TB tests w/ IL-17 inhibit; no TB cases reported & invitro studies show no mTB reactivation w/ IL17i https://t.co/xVYwQuxUZU
08 Sep 2017 Social Breaking Bad w/ adulterated Fentanyl (outnumbers heroin). In OH 90% unintentional overdose deaths 2017 from fentanyl https://t.co/zUMesj9H3u
06 Sep 2017 Social Despite FDA req TB tests w/ IL-17 inhibit; no TB cases reported & invitro studies show no mTB reactivation w/ IL17i https://t.co/7A7fRUyaLN
31 Aug 2017 News DSB Reports & Updates – August 2017
31 Aug 2017 News Canakinumab Patients have Lower Risk of Lung Cancer
29 Aug 2017 News Shingles Vaccine Studies in A&R
25 Aug 2017 Social RheumNow Wk in Review is up! Or do the podcast on iTunes or https://t.co/K5fWS8nlU9 here - give us a good review! https://t.co/0SUZ3hbZMN
25 Aug 2017 Social IL-1 inhib pregnancy data: 11 paternal & 31 maternal (23 Anak, 8 Can) w/ 1 renal agenesis/ectopic neurohypophysis. https://t.co/7nB9BUtSaV
24 Aug 2017 News Non-Tuberculous Mycobacterial Infections - Diagnosis and Management for the Rheumatologist
20 Aug 2017 Social Study shows etanercept may be stored at conditions of 25°C±2°C (77F) for up to 1 month within expiry dates https://t.co/go5eztjqlT
15 Aug 2017 Social Downside to steroids- 2 yrs of IA triamcinolone knee injx (vs PBO) caused more cartilage loss; no diff in knee pain https://t.co/795WiSBhCA
15 Aug 2017 Social Consumer reports drug safety questions for older folks:1) safe for my age? 2) will lower doses do? 3) is Rx needed? https://t.co/Rge16GhMxI
14 Aug 2017 Social Study shows etanercept may be stored at conditions of 25°C±2°C (77F) for up to 1 month within expiry dates https://t.co/HMf7pcVudE
09 Aug 2017 Social Anti-TIF1-gamma Ab assoc cancer w/ myositis (78% sens; 89% specificity), but rarely w/ cancer, paraneoplastic syndr. https://t.co/Yd1O2MVVG1
09 Aug 2017 Social "Prednisone is the best drug we have, and prednisone is the worst drug we have"- Peter A. Merkel, MD