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Obesity does not appear to be strongly correlated with an increased risk for febrile neutropaenia during levofloxacin prophylaxis in patients with haematological malignancies receiving intermediate-risk myelosuppressive chemotherapy, suggests a study.
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Initiation or switch to the single-tablet regimen of bictegravir/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) led to low HIV-1 RNA viral load in people living with HIV (PLHIV), according to the BICSTaR study presented at HIV Glasgow 2020.

09 Nov 2020
Use of corticosteroids appears to be an effective treatment for paediatric drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS), suggest the results of a recent study. In severe cases, corticosteroids used in conjunction with intravenous immunoglobulin result in fast clinical improvement.
Stephen Padilla, 10 Nov 2020
Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) seem to benefit from using chlorhexidine oral rinses twice daily as shown by the reduction in oral and sputum microbiota alpha diversity and by clinically significant improvements in COPD symptoms, according to a study presented at ID Week 2020.

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  •  Cosyrel provides cardio-protection for your stable coronary artery disease patients.1
  •  Cosyrel gives 24-hour blood pressure control.2,3,4
  •  Cosyrel reduces pill burden and increases compliance in a single pill.5

References:
1. Bertrand, Michel E., et al. “Perindopril and β-blocker for the prevention of cardiac events and mortality in stable coronary artery disease patients: A EUropean trial on Reduction Of cardiac events with Perindopril in stable coronary Artery disease (EUROPA) subanalysis.” American heart journal 170.6 (2015): 1092-1098.
2. Nedogoda, Sergey V., et al. “Randomized trial of perindopril, enalapril, losartan and telmisartan in overweight or obese patients with hypertension.” Clinical drug investigation 33.8 (2013): 553-561.
3. Madej A., Buldak L., et al. “The effects of 1 month antihypertensive treatment with perindopril, bisoprolol or both on the ex vivo ability of monocytes to secrete inflammatory cytokines.” Int J of Clin Pharmacology and Ther, vol. 47 – No. 11/2009 (686-694)
4. Madej A., Boldys A., et al. “Short-term antihypertensive therapy lowers the C-reactive protein level” Postepy Hig Med Dosw (online), 2012; 66:78-84
5. Gupta, Ajay K., Shazia Arshad, and Neil R. Poulter.  “Compliance, safety, and effectiveness of fixed-dose combinations of antihypertensive agents: a meta-analysis.” Hypertension 55.2 (2010): 399-407.


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Most Read Articles
04 Oct 2020
Obesity does not appear to be strongly correlated with an increased risk for febrile neutropaenia during levofloxacin prophylaxis in patients with haematological malignancies receiving intermediate-risk myelosuppressive chemotherapy, suggests a study.
Roshini Claire Anthony, 6 days ago

Initiation or switch to the single-tablet regimen of bictegravir/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide (TAF) led to low HIV-1 RNA viral load in people living with HIV (PLHIV), according to the BICSTaR study presented at HIV Glasgow 2020.

09 Nov 2020
Use of corticosteroids appears to be an effective treatment for paediatric drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS), suggest the results of a recent study. In severe cases, corticosteroids used in conjunction with intravenous immunoglobulin result in fast clinical improvement.
Stephen Padilla, 10 Nov 2020
Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) seem to benefit from using chlorhexidine oral rinses twice daily as shown by the reduction in oral and sputum microbiota alpha diversity and by clinically significant improvements in COPD symptoms, according to a study presented at ID Week 2020.