FDA OKs Botox for Forehead Lines, Its Third Facial Indication FDA OKs Botox for Forehead Lines, Its Third Facial Indication
OnabotulinumtoxinA (Botox Cosmetic, Allergan) is now indicated for the temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe forehead lines associated with frontalis muscle activity in adults.FDA Approvals
Conditions: Keratoconus; Dry Eye; Allergy Intervention: Drug: dexamethasone ophthalmic insert 0.4 mg, for intracanalicular use Sponsor: Illinois College of Optometry Not yet recruiting
Mid Valley Pharmaceutical is recalling lot# 23221701 of Doctor Manzanilla Cough&Cold and lot# 23221701 of Doctor Manzanilla Allergy&Decongestant Relief syrup to the consumer level. The products may potentially be contaminated with the bacteria Burkholderia cepacia. Contaminated products with Burkholderia cepacia can potentially result in serious infections, may be life-threating in patients with compromised immune systems. To date, Mid Valley Pharmaceutical, LLC has not received any reports of adverse events related to this recall.
Drs Andrew Wilner and William Li discuss recent findings suggesting that many of the symptoms of SARS-CoV-2 -- stroke included -- may be due to underlying vascular pathology.Medscape Neurology
Conclusions: This real-world study confirms the high frequency of FGIDs in infants in France, and provides new information regarding the characteristics of FGID infants.
Molecules, Vol. 25, Pages 2622: Generation of High Affinity Anti-Peptide Polyclonal Antibodies Recognizing Goat αs1-Casein Molecules doi: 10.3390/molecules25112622 Authors: Aliah Zannierah Mohsin Rashidah Sukor Jinap Selamat Anis Shobirin Meor Hussin Intan Hakimah Ismail Nuzul Noorahya Jambari Farina Mustaffa-Kamal The chemical, technological and allergy properties of goat’s milk are significantly affected by the level of αs1-casein. Detection and quantification of αs1-casein requires high-specificity methods to overcome high-sequence similarity between this protein a...
Conclusions: Keeping a dog at home before and during pregnancy decreased the risk of food allergy in 1-year-old children. This effect was eliminated in case of having a cat, hamster, guinea pig, or rabbit. PMID: 32489363 [PubMed]
A review of FDA reports also shows notably higher rates of shingles in women among younger patients taking disease-modifying therapies for multiple sclerosis.Medscape Medical News
WebMD Chief Medical Officer John Whyte talks with Dr Deepak Bhatt about the ways COVID-19 puts heart disease patients at risk and also causes new heart problems.WebMD
Condition: Peanut Allergy Interventions: Dietary Supplement: High dose of peanuts; Dietary Supplement: Low dose of peanuts Sponsor: Medical University of Warsaw Not yet recruiting
Condition: Temple Hollowing Intervention: Device: JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC Sponsor: Allergan Recruiting