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Bisphosphonates have proven antifracture efficacy and remain to be the cornerstone of osteoporosis treatment. However, a drug holiday is of particular importance with bisphosphonates due to some signals with long-term use of the drug, including rare incidence of atypical femoral fracture (AFF) and osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ), says a leading endocrinologist at AFOS 2017.
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Breast cancer patients have notably different microbiomes in the local breast tissue and urinary tract, a recent study reveals. Particularly, species in the Methylobacterium genus are reduced in the local breast tissue while the urinary tract is enriched in gram-positive bacteria.
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Women with higher plasma tryptophan concentrations were less likely to have poor sleep quality during pregnancy, especially among those with anxiety symptoms, according to the GUSTO* study.
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Product Highlight - Esmya

16 Dec 2016
ESMYA – Ulipristal acetate 5 mg tab – Zuellig Pharma

ESMYA is a 1st in class oral therapy approved in Malaysia to treat moderate to severe symptomatic uterine fibroids
  • 1 week to stop menstrual bleeding (median time) and bleeding was controlled in 90% of patients2
  • 1st oral therapy proven to shrink uterine fibroids’ size effectively2
  • 1 tablet once a day, convenient dosing regimen1
References:
1. Donnez J,et al.N Engl J Med,2012;366(5):409-20
2. Donnez J,et al.N Engl J Med,2012;366(5):421-32
3. Esmya currently approved package insert 02/02/2015 (Based on EU SPC 19/12/2013)

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Full prescribing information is available upon request.

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Elvira Manzano, 5 days ago
Bisphosphonates have proven antifracture efficacy and remain to be the cornerstone of osteoporosis treatment. However, a drug holiday is of particular importance with bisphosphonates due to some signals with long-term use of the drug, including rare incidence of atypical femoral fracture (AFF) and osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ), says a leading endocrinologist at AFOS 2017.
Yesterday
Breast cancer patients have notably different microbiomes in the local breast tissue and urinary tract, a recent study reveals. Particularly, species in the Methylobacterium genus are reduced in the local breast tissue while the urinary tract is enriched in gram-positive bacteria.
Pearl Toh, 13 Oct 2017
Women with higher plasma tryptophan concentrations were less likely to have poor sleep quality during pregnancy, especially among those with anxiety symptoms, according to the GUSTO* study.
Tristan Manalac, Yesterday
Statin use, particularly in smokers, obese patients and nondiabetics, has a strong and dose-dependent association with decreasing risk of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), according to a new study.