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Hypercholesterolemia Treatment Granted FDA Priority Review
Ryan Marotta, Assistant Editor
Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals recently announced that the FDA has accepted for priority review a Biologics License Application for their investigational drug, alirocumab, which is indicated for patients with hypercholesterolemia.
Meghan Ross, Associate Editor
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.
Krystle Vermes
Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease who consume beetroot juice have less trouble exercising.
Ryan Marotta, Assistant Editor
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.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
Vitamin D can stimulate the immune system to protect against a specific type of colorectal cancer.
Ryan Marotta, Assistant Editor
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.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
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.
Jeffrey Fudin, BS, PharmD, DAAPM, FCCP — Contributor
While extended-release opioid analgesics are an essential component of pain management, abuse and misuse of these medications can cause substantial morbidity and mortality.

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