Epuris (Isotretinoin Capsules) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 10, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Vivitrol (Naltrexone XR Inj) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 10, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Emulsifiers in Food and Implications for GI Disease Emulsifiers in Food and Implications for GI Disease
This paper examines the potential mechanisms by which emulsifiers and thickeners commonly added to food might contribute to gastrointestinal diseases.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

UCLA study shows tumors are not as addicted to glucose as previously thought
Scientists at the  Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA have discovered that squamous cell skin cancers do not require increased glucose to power their development and growth, contrary to a long-held belief about cancer metabolism.The findings could lead to a better understanding of the metabolic needs of many different types of cancer, and to the development of new cancer treatments.  The research, led by senior authors Heather Christofk and Bill Lowry,  was published in the journal Nature Communications.“These findings suggest that tumors are m...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - January 10, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Blood pressure science paper in a pharmacology journal RETRACTED after data manipulation discovered
(Natural News) A 2011 paper published in the British Journal of Pharmacology (BJP) has been retracted after it was found that data represented in the study was manipulated. The paper, entitled, “Mice lacking the Raf-1 kinase inhibitor protein exhibit exaggerated hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension,” documented a study that concluded that a specific protein (which regulates various... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RPS in Scotland welcomes Minor Ailment Service report
The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) in Scotland has welcomed the release of the Minor Ailment Service report published today by Community Pharmacy Scotland. Alex MacKinnon, Director for Scotland, (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - January 9, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Allow Docs to Recycle Chemo Pills, Already Allow Docs to Recycle Chemo Pills, Already
Currently, some physicians take discarded oral cancer drugs from one patient and pass them on to another, but the activity occurs in a legally murky zone.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - January 9, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

EZ-Disk (Barium Sulfate Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 9, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

EZ Cat Dry (Barium Sulfate Powder for Suspension) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 9, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Adrucil (Fluorouracil Injection) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 9, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Countdown to the Falsified Medicines Directive
The Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) legislation comes into force on 9th February, affecting every pharmacist in the NHS and private sector who dispenses, handles or supplies prescription only medi (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - January 8, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

RoxyBond (Oxycodone Hydrochloride Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 8, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Serevent Diskus (Salmeterol Xinafoate) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 8, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

KemPharm Announces FDA Approval of sNDA for Two Additional Strengths of Apadaz (4.08 mg benzhydrocodone/325 mg APAP and 8.16 mg benzhydrocodone/325 mg APAP)
CORALVILLE, Iowa, Jan. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm, Inc. (NASDAQ:KMPH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of proprietary prodrugs, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - January 8, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

NHS Long Term Plan ambitious says RPS England
Commenting on the publication of the NHS Long Term Plan,Sandra Gidley, Chair of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s English Pharmacy Board, said:“The NHS Long Term Plan is ambitious for p (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - January 7, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Protagonist Therapeutics Appoints Suneel K. Gupta, Ph.D., as Executive Vice President of Clinical Operations and Pharmacology
NEWARK, Calif., Jan. 7, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTGX) today announced the appointment of Suneel Gupta, Ph.D., as Executive Vice President of Clinical Operations and Clinical Pharmacology. I... Biopharmaceuticals, Personnel Protagonist Therapeutics, hepcidin mimetic, anemia (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 7, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Clobex Spray (Clobetasol Propionate Spray) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 7, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Inbrija (Levodopa Inhalation Powder) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 7, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Zerit (Stavudine) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 7, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Claritin D (Loratadine and Pseudoephedrine) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 7, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Clobex Shampoo (Clobetasol Propionate Shampoo) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 7, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Nabriva Therapeutics Announces Acceptance of the New Drug Application for Intravenous Contepo to Treat Complicated Urinary Tract Infections by FDA
DUBLIN, Ireland, Jan. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nabriva Therapeutics plc (NASDAQ: NBRV), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the research and development of innovative anti-infective agents to treat serious infections, announced... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - January 4, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Oxistat (Oxiconazole) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 4, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Siklos (Hydroxyurea Tablets, for Oral Use) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 4, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Definity (Perflutren Lipid Microsphere) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 4, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Class 2 Medicines Recall: Actavis Group PTC EHF - recall of some batches of Irbesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide 300/12.5mg Film-coated Tablets and Irbesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide 150/12.5mg Film-coated Tablets
Specific batches of Irbesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide 300/12.5mg Film-coated Tablets and Irbesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide 150/12.5mg Film-coated Tablets, made by Actavis (now Accord), are being recalled as (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - January 3, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Aptivus (Tipranavir) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 3, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

VoLumen (Barium Sulfate Suspension) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 3, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Entero Vu (24% Barium Sulfate Suspension) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 3, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Comorbidities and Potential DDIs With DAAs in HCV Patients Comorbidities and Potential DDIs With DAAs in HCV Patients
This study assessed the prevalence of comorbidities in chronic HCV-infected patients, as well as the potential DDIs between DAA regimens and concomitant medications taken by patients.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Sprycel (dasatinib) Tablets Now Approved in Combination with Chemotherapy in Certain Pediatric Patients with Philadelphia Chromosome-Positive Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the indication for Sprycel® (dasatinib) tablets to include the treatment of pediatric patients... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - January 3, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Ezallor (Rosuvastatin Calcium Tablets) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 2, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Licart (Diclofenac Epolamine Topical System) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 2, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Oraltag (Iohexol for Oral Solution) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 2, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Asparlas (Calaspargase Pegol-mknl Injection) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 2, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Elzonris (Tagraxofusp-erzs Injection) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - January 2, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Tolvaptan listed for polycystic kidney disease in Australia
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Continuity in primary care associated with cost reductions
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

COME HOME program reduces Medicare expenditure and ED visits
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

MRI first-line investigation in suspected prostate cancer
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Genomic Prostate Score good value for guiding treatment
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Doxycycline + prednisolone cost effective in COPD exacerbation?
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

ICER introducing new measure in value reports
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

NICE recommends lenvatinib for untreated advanced liver cancer
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Antibiotic prophylaxis cost saving in elective cesarean section
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Nivolumab not cost effective in advanced NSCLC in Australia
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

CAR-T cell therapy cost effective for paediatric B-cell ALL?
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Undesignated stock epinephrine in  schools cost effective
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Addressing uncertainty in cost-effectiveness case for lenalidomide
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Betrixaban for VTE prophylaxis: better outcomes, lower cost
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - January 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news