New monoclonal antibody to PCSK9 in Lipitor patients and possible 70% decrease in bad cholesterol ???
The winds of change AGAIN in cholesterol management—what is PCSK9 and how does it fit with Lipitor??
As we've long recommended in the Essential Guide to Prescription Drugs, the best colleague any doctor can have is a more fully informed patient.
The FDA appears to struggle with substantitive issues relating to time frames for drug approval and matters involving timing of follow up. Is this a staffing issue? It might be time for a consultative look at this!
The FDA approved a new flu vaccine on Feb 29th, but what on earth is a quadrivalent vaccine?
Sad news came from Florida today, where Davy Jones--best known for his part in the Monkees died of an apparent heart attack. Other than the news of heart involvement and heart attack, nothing else is known a
Major label changes for statin cholesterol medicines (Crestor, Lipitor, Zocor, Mevacor, Livalo, Advicor, Pravachol, Simcor)
In a major safety announcement for some of the most widely prescribed drugs in the world, the FDA has announced sweeping label changes for statin medicines for cholesterol.