Technology has completely changed the practice of modern medicine. From telehealth to electronic patient/health records, innovation is abundant in clinical medicine. However, as with any form of technology and the movement of information on virtual … .
Months into the COVID-19 pandemic, just two therapies have emerged as FDA-approved emergency therapies for hospitalized patients. Last month, Eli Lilly rolled out findings for rheumatoid arthritis med Olumiant in an effort to become the … .
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the immunotherapy combination of Opdivo and Yervoy for first-line treatment of unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma. It was the first new drug regimen approved for mesothelioma in 16 … .
The same impurity that caused several blood pressure medication recalls last year is the source of another drug recall, this one involving a popular medication used to treat type-2 diabetes. The voluntary recall spans the … .
This week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that benzodiazepines (such as Xanax) will now be required to carry a new safety warning. These medications are prescription drugs that can play an important role … .
The Food and Drug Administration plans to soon issue stricter guidelines for the emergency authorization of any new coronavirus vaccine, adding a new layer of caution to the vetting process even as President Trump continues … .
Metformin is the first-line medication for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, particularly in people who are overweight. It came after the US Food and Drug Administration found unacceptable levels of N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in one … .