Posted in Medication New Drugs

Epidiolex First Cannabinoid Derived Drug Approved for US Public

Epidiolex, the cannabidiol oral solution, has recently been approved by the Food and Drug Administration in the United States for the treatment of seizures that…

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Posted in New Drugs Rheumatoid Arthritis

Olumiant Approved for Rheumatoid Arthritis – How Effective Is It?

Olumiant has recently been approved by the FDA for the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis. This chronic inflammatory disorder affects joints, but can progress to damage…

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Dementia
Posted in Dementia

Brain ‘Wonder Drug’ May Save Dementia Patients

Mention Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and prion disease and many experts will tell you that these are health conditions that have kept researchers scratching their…

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Posted in Condition Multiple Sclerosis (MS) New Drugs

Ocrevus Is The New Entrant In The Fight Against The Debilitating Multiple Sclerosis

In March 2017, the authoritative U.S regulatory body, FDA, approved the first ever, medication used to specifically treat multiple sclerosis. Until then, this chronic and…

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Posted in Liver New Drugs

Cetylev- A Promising New Alternative To An Old Classic

Cetylev is the new effervescent oral medication recently approved by the FDA for the treatment of acute liver toxicity, following over dosage of the popular…

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Posted in Diabetes New Drugs

Farxiga – A New Drug for Diabetes

As diabetes affects millions of people worldwide and the disease has no cure but can only be managed and treated, there is constant ongoing research…

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Posted in New Drugs PharmaWatch

Vedolizumab – New Drug May Offer Hope To Patients Of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Vedolizumab, a new drug, initially developed by Millennium Pharmaceuticals that was taken over by Takeda Pharmaceuticals, is a monoclonal antibody, and has been under trial…

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Posted in Cancer New Drugs New Technology

Chemotherapy for Children May Soon Have Better Outcomes

When children develop cancer and need chemotherapy it affects their physical and, at times, their mental development as chemotherapy is basically toxic. Chemotherapy does not…

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Serelaxin for Acute Heart Failure AHF
Posted in Acute Heart Failure [AHF] Heart Health New Drugs

Novartis’ Serelaxin Gets Breakthrough Therapy Status for Acute Heart Failure

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just granted Serelaxin made by Novartis breakthrough designation for acute heart failure. This experimental drug, also called RLX030,…

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Ibrutinib for Leukamia Treatment
Posted in Leukamia New Drugs

Ibrutinib Under Research as a Breakthrough Oral Drug to Treat Leukamia

Leukemia or blood cancer is of different types. Conventional treatment including chemotherapy, radiotherapy and intracethal chemotherapy wherein the drugs are directly injected into the spinal…

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