03/26/2017
Pharmacists should proactively offer naloxone to all patients who meet evidence-based criteria.
03/26/2017
Researchers examined how a clinical trial on one drug's efficacy affected its use in ambulances across the country.
03/23/2017
The team said that the improved adjuvant formulations could reduce side effects.
03/22/2017
A new study has examined whether different blood thinning medications might increase the risk of heart attacks.
03/22/2017
For roughly one-third of people diagnosed with bipolar disorder, lithium is a miracle drug, effectively treating both their mania and depression.
03/20/2017
Antithrombotic therapy doesn't decrease low-risk AF patients' risk of suffering a stroke within five years, according to a new study.
03/20/2017
The blood thinner rivaroxaban is just as safe as aspirin and more effective at preventing blood clots, according to a new study.
03/17/2017
The monoclonal antibody is used to treat postmenopausal osteoporosis.
03/16/2017
Cholesterol-lowering drugs are important, especially on the day of a coronary bypass operation.
03/15/2017
Researchers advise avoiding diclofenac and limiting ibuprofen to 1200 mg per day.
03/12/2017
Biggest effect came from brief talk with a counselor.
03/12/2017
Longer recovery and higher costs found among surgery patients who were taking opioids before an elective operation.
03/03/2017
The bill would establish a national age-18 requirement for the purchase of the medicines containing DXM.
03/03/2017
Biosimilars are highly similar versions of complex biologic therapies.
03/02/2017
Interdisciplinary research at the University of Leicester has explored the effect of black carbon on bacteria in the respiratory tract.
03/02/2017
More people than ever are aware of how to use products containing acetaminophen safely and effectively.
02/26/2017
Study to be published in Journal of Cystic Fibrosis for the first time measures cumulative dosage over a patient's lifetime.
02/24/2017
Each year more than 1 million people in the United States contract sepsis, an overwhelming immune response to infection.
02/22/2017
Most patients don't experience acute kidney problems beforehand.
02/16/2017
Numerous studies have shown that inappropriate and excessive antibiotic use remains one of the main causes of antibiotic resistance.
02/14/2017
A magnetic drug implant could offer an alternative for patients struggling with numerous pills or intravenous injections.
02/08/2017
Scientists are working to come up with new therapies to curb America's opioid addiction epidemic.
02/06/2017
Researchers recommend that people give pets medicine only when children are not in the room.
02/03/2017
Nonmedical use of prescription drugs warrants particular attention, according to a perspective article.
02/02/2017
UCLA study has found that an anti-inflammatory medication appears to reduce cravings, improve mood.
02/01/2017
Researchers have identified a drug that is effective in preventing withdrawal symptoms in opioid-dependent rodents.
01/31/2017
Scientists have shed new light on how the common painkiller paracetamol causes liver damage.
01/29/2017
The Lancet has mapped the scale of mcr-1-mediated resistance in clinical settings.
01/26/2017
Two vaccines have been developed for canine influenza by scientists at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.
01/20/2017
The multiple sclerosis therapy alemtuzumab can trigger severe, unpredictable side effects, according to a new study.
01/19/2017
A new study has found that resistance, aerobic exercise mitigates side-effects of AIs, improves health outcomes.
01/18/2017
Strategy offers way to address opioid crisis afflicting country.
01/18/2017
Benzodiazepines were associated with a similar risk of stroke as benzodiazepine-like drugs.
01/17/2017
Coronary artery calcium score gives risk assessment to prevent over- or undertreatment of blood pressure.
01/17/2017
Currently, influenza activity is widespread across both coasts of the United States.
01/17/2017
Report warns ignoring fungal disease worldwide leads doctors to overprescribe antibiotics.
01/13/2017
A new study conducted by the Australian National University has identified a link between popular heartburn drugs and infectious gastroenteritis.
01/13/2017
The guide offers solutions to overcoming two specific obstacles that could impede optimal health outcomes.
01/13/2017
Women with low levels of BDNF protein have higher risk of depression, low birth weight.
01/13/2017
A new study has found that using electronic health records can improve the care patients receive after they leave the hospital.
01/11/2017
Antidepressant use nearly doubles the risk of hip fracture among community-dwelling persons with Alzheimer's disease.
01/10/2017
Reductions in highest doses through computer dashboard and prioritizing painkiller safety suggest other large health systems could do the same.
12/27/2016
Anticholinergic medications, a class of drugs very commonly used by older adults, are linked to an increased rate of emergency department and hospital utilization.
12/19/2016
Regular use of otc NSAIDs is associated with an increased risk of dying in patients diagnosed with Type 1 endometrial cancers.
12/19/2016
Findings show definitively that these two antioxidants also don't prevent polyps that are the premalignant precursors to most colorectal cancers.
12/05/2016
It could reduce healthcare costs and change delivery room practices without increased risk to mothers or babies.
12/05/2016
A proposed curative strategy could backfire and make things worse if the virus is in fact lurking in the brain.
12/05/2016
A new study urges caution in the use of the mannitol challenge test for asthma in non-clinical settings.
12/04/2016
This risk is of public health importance due to the severity of the outcome.
12/03/2016
A new study found no evidence for the usefulness of high-dose baclofen in treating alcoholism when added to psychosocial treatments.

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