Wednesday, 20 Nov 2019

Drug Safety

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26 Nov 2018 Social Could routine use of hydroxychloroquine reduce the rate of serious infections in immunosuppressed patients? A modest to moderate risk reduction noted in two large SLE cohort studies. https://t.co/pssLrteRRq
22 Nov 2018 Social Sudden discontinuation of duloxetine may have Adverse Events in up to 44% - dizziness, nauseam headache, paresthesia, vomiting, irritability, nightmares. Instead, its rec to gradually reduce dose over 2 weeks before D/C of duloxetine.https://t.co/aSGU0CVldB
19 Nov 2018 Social Drug interactions with Xeljanz (tofacitinib) - CP3A4 (ketoconazole) & CYP2C19 Inhibitors (fluconazole) may increase TOFA exposure; CYP3A4 Inducers (rifampin) may reduce TOFA; do not combine with other immunosuppressants (AZA, CsA, tacrolimus) https://t.co/yrs7RBmn2P
18 Nov 2018 Social The RheumNow Podcast is up! THe Heartbreak of CIRT & MTX. view it https://t.co/jTQUFWJkNJ or listen to the Podcast on iTunes or here https://t.co/2w0vNA7VmY
12 Nov 2018 Social NEJM publishes the CIRT trial - Methotrexate given to stable atherosclerosis patients for nearly 3 years was equal to placebo in the prevention of cardiovascular outcomes (MI, CVA, death, unstable angina). Story covered on RheumNow https://t.co/YCdwzKD9Da
11 Nov 2018 Social The RheumNow Podcast is up - 3 Wiseguy Rheumatologists. Watch it here https://t.co/WudWQPRtXl or listen on iTunes or here https://t.co/OOJ0e2IG0L
07 Nov 2018 News Musculoskeletal Events with Statin Use
06 Nov 2018 News Low Short-Term Risks of NSAIDs in High Risk Patients
05 Nov 2018 Social DEA report says 2017 was a record year for Opioid Overdose deaths - 72,000 or ~ 200 deaths per day; lead by Heroin, fentanyl, other opioids, methamphetamine and cocaine. https://t.co/jfayrQbt5d
01 Nov 2018 News Update on Checkpoint Inhibitor Safety
29 Oct 2018 News Anti-phospholipid Antibodies and Myocardial Infarction.
29 Oct 2018 Social The ACR 2018 RheumNow Review is up! Watch it here https://t.co/jtAySYbpKR or listen on iTunes or SoundCloud https://t.co/BBcghpaLEP
26 Oct 2018 Social RT @ARD_BMJ: New ACR guidelines for treatment management during pregnancy in patients with rheumatic diseases #ACR18 > AM https://t.co/RKhF…
25 Oct 2018 Social RT @NicoleBitencou5: Compunded triamcinolone hexacetonide (the steroid formerly know as #Aritospan) showed significantly lower rates of joi…
25 Oct 2018 Social RT @psufka: Even low dose prednisone (5mg/day) associated with increased cumulative risk of infection #ACR18 @rheumnow https://t.co/UULnw8L…
25 Oct 2018 Social RT @synovialjoints: Case reports prompted prospective trial from Tsuji H showing evidence of combined high dose GC + TAC + CYC beneficial i…
24 Oct 2018 Social RT @ArthurRheum: Bimekizimab phase 2 presented at #ACR18 with extremely impressive results for joints and skin improvement (in fact the pri…
24 Oct 2018 Social RT @ELittlejohnDO: Common patient concern: Humira and pregnancy. IgG does not cross the placenta until 12-15 weeks. Consider discontinuing…
24 Oct 2018 Social RT @DrBhana: Dr. Cush ABSTRACT 898 Efficacy and Safety of Tocilizumab for the Treatment of Systemic Sclerosis: Results from a Phase 3 Rando…
24 Oct 2018 Social RT @NicoleBitencou5: #Plaquenil related #hyperpigmentation can occur soon after starting tx even though usually associated with long term u…