A Texas pharmacist noted something fishy about a patient’s prescription and called the police, who later arrested the customer after confirming he had photocopied his prescription.
Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who consume beetroot juice have less trouble exercising.
The FDA has approved Rockwell Medical’s Triferic, an iron compound delivered during dialysis, as an iron replacement product to maintain hemoglobin in adult patients with hemodialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease.
Vitamin D can stimulate the immune system to protect against a specific type of colorectal cancer.
The FDA today approved Ivax Pharmaceuticals’ esomeprazole magnesium delayed-release capsules, the first generic version of AstraZeneca’s proton pump inhibitor Nexium, for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease in patients aged >1 year.
The approximately 4% of American adults with bipolar disorder face a litany of challenges, from unpredictable recurrences of hypomanic/manic or depressive episode to poor impulse control.
Kentucky pharmacist Larry Fortenberry had always imagined what he would do in a robbery situation, and he believed that passive, obedient behavior would be the safest bet.
While extended-release opioid analgesics are an essential component of pain management, abuse and misuse of these medications can cause substantial morbidity and mortality.