Friday, 21 Feb 2020

Drug Safety

Datesort ascending Type Title Save
27 Mar 2019 News Acute Problems Associated With Cannabis Use
25 Mar 2019 Social In newly Dx GPA it’s ok to treat with steroids PLUS MTX or MMF or RTX. #RNL2019 Dr Carol Langford
25 Mar 2019 Social #RNL2019 Dr Carol Langford discusses when to use RTX vs CTX in GPA
25 Mar 2019 Social After either RTX or CTX induction, 102 pts w/ ANCA-associated vasculitis were give maintenance w/ azathioprine plus belimumab or placebo. Belimumab did not reduce the flare rate (HR=1.07;) or relapse (HR=0.88) (NS) in these patients
18 Mar 2019 Social QD Clinic - When To Stop MTX- Should/Can a Patient ever stop MTX? | RheumNow
15 Mar 2019 Social The Weekly RheumNow Podcast is up! or listen to it on iTunes or SoundCloud
13 Mar 2019 Social GSK has issued a new safety warning on Benlysta with a low frequency risk of serious depression & suicidal ideation; new data added to PI based on new 4003 SLE pt trial with Suicidal ideation seen in 0.7% on BEL and 0.2% on PBO; depression (0.3% vs <0.1%)
12 Mar 2019 ACR Video QD Clinic - Shingles Happens
11 Mar 2019 Social PODCast of the last weeks QD Clinics can be found on iTUnes and here >>
08 Mar 2019 Social Systematic review of Paternal DMARD exposure prior to pregnancy shows no firm evidence of harm with TNFi, ABA, RTX, azathioprine, cyclosporine, HCQ, leflunomide, MTX or mycophenolate mofetil. Data from 84 papers, 611 male exposures, 5986 pregnancies
08 Mar 2019 Social Study of 6529 Afib pts on warfarin, 37.5% were also on aspirin. Adding aspirin to warfarin yielded significantly more bleeding (26 vs 20%), major bleeding (5.7 vs 3.3%), ER visits (13.3 vs 9.8%) but similar thrombosis rates (2.3 vs 2.7%) at 1 yr.
07 Mar 2019 Social Risk of pancreatitis with azathioprine in adults estimated to be 3-7%, but unknown in kids. 3374 pairs of pediatric IBD pts compared pts on AZA vs not. AZA use was associated with a 5.82 events/100PY risk of pancreatitis (AZA 49·1 vs NOT 8·4 events/100PY)
06 Mar 2019 Social QD Clinic - Five Leflunomide Pearls | from RheumNow
05 Mar 2019 Social Surprising Resignation by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb - cites need for more family. Does so after bring vaping, costs and opioids into the spotlight. Could Rheumatologist Janet Woodcock be the next candidate?
03 Mar 2019 Social QD Clinic - Dysgeusia? | RheumNow -A DMARD med leaving a bad taste in the mouth
02 Mar 2019 Social QD Clinic - Less is Not Safer | RheumNow - Oh no! A patient takes less meds thinking it's safer.
28 Feb 2019 Social The new Shingrix, (nonlive) recombinant zoster vaccine (RZV) is shown to be highly cost effective, even if only one dose is given.
26 Feb 2019 ACR Video QD Clinic - Less is Not Safer
24 Feb 2019 Social QD Clinic Week 6 Podcast - case based lessons from the real world. Discusion of Pregnancy Rules, Optimizing MTX, Changing DMARDs, Stopping Anakinra in Still's, NP decisions. Listen on iTUNES or Here
22 Feb 2019 Social QD Clinic - Rules for Pregnancy | RheumNow - Share this video A patient on a biologic wants to get pregnant...