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The combination therapy comprising carfilzomib, cyclophosphamide and dexamethasone (KCd) is effective, with a tolerable safety profile, in an Asian cohort with high-risk multiple myeloma (MM) — thus providing a more economical alternative as a potential upfront regimen in resource-limited settings, according to leading experts during a myeloma education webinar.
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The risk of atypical femur fracture (AFF) rises with longer duration of bisphosphonate use and drops rapidly after discontinuation, a study has shown.
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Drinking more than two cups of coffee per day may just be the intervention that prevents hundreds of thousands of liver disease‐related deaths globally, a study reports.

Product Highlight - Soliqua

24 Jul 2020

Experience the Power to Control!1,2,3
Now available at a lower price!4

  • Insulin Glargine + Lixisenatide (Soliqua®) 100 u/mL + 50 mcg/ml – NEW SRP Php 1,515 (Savings of Php 318 from previous SRP)4
  • Insulin Glargine + Lixisenatide (Soliqua®) 100 u/mL + 33 mcg/ml – NEW SRP Php 1,313 (Savings of Php 348 from previous SRP)4
  • Indicated for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus in adults to improve glycemic control when oral antidiabetic drugs or basal insulin alone do not provide adequate glycemic control.1-3
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REFERENCES:
(1) Soliqua 2018 Prescribing Information.
(2) Rosenstock J et. al. LixiLan-O randomized trial. Diabetes Care. 2016 Nov 1;39(11):2026-35.
(3) Aroda et. al. LixiLan-L randomized trial. Diabetes care. 2016 Nov 1;39(11):1972-80.
(4) Based on Mercury Suggested Retail Price as of July 1, 2020.

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Most Read Articles
15 Oct 2020
Gingival bleeding appears to influence the association between periodontal diseases and blood pressure (BP), a study has shown. However, the burden represented by periodontitis is still vital. Periodontal assessment may be essential in difficult to control hypertension.
Pearl Toh, 3 days ago
The combination therapy comprising carfilzomib, cyclophosphamide and dexamethasone (KCd) is effective, with a tolerable safety profile, in an Asian cohort with high-risk multiple myeloma (MM) — thus providing a more economical alternative as a potential upfront regimen in resource-limited settings, according to leading experts during a myeloma education webinar.
Pearl Toh, 5 days ago
The risk of atypical femur fracture (AFF) rises with longer duration of bisphosphonate use and drops rapidly after discontinuation, a study has shown.
Jairia Dela Cruz, 05 Oct 2020
Drinking more than two cups of coffee per day may just be the intervention that prevents hundreds of thousands of liver disease‐related deaths globally, a study reports.