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Posted On: 31st December 2013 5:32 pm
Over the past few days we have been working on adding a new Out of Stock section, which aims to provide a list of all drugs currently unavailable on the market or in very short supply, as well as possible alternatives for those drugs.
Posted in: New Drugs
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12th April 2016 4:37 pm

The FDA approved Venclexta (venetoclax) for the treatment of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have a chromosomal abnormality called 17p deletion and who have been treated with β-cell lymphoma 2 (BCL-2) protein, which supports cancer cell growth and is overexpressed in many patients with CLL.

Posted in: Drug Alerts
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9th April 2016 11:49 am

Labelling changes are being required by the FDA regarding the recommendations for metformin-containing medicines for type II diabetes to expand the drug’s use in certain patients with reduced kidney function. The current labeling strongly recommends against use of metformin in certain patients with reduced kidney function.

Posted In: News
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10th April 2016 1:10 pm

Based on changes to the formulation of Neuroton ampoules in recent years, it has been brought to our attention by the manufacturer that the formulation is now safe for use during pregnancy and lactation, and has in fact been so since 2012.

Posted In: Alternative Medicine
On:
5th November 2015 11:55 am

Red Yeast Rice is a bright reddish purple fermented rice, which acquires its color from being cultivated with the mold Monascus purpureus. It is referred to in Japanese as koji, meaning “grain or bean overgrown with a mold culture”.

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