October 2020

Ongentys From Neurocrine Biosciences Inc

November 04, 2020

Pharmacy Times

As PD progresses, patients using levodopa/carbidopa may experience off-time episodes between medication doses, when the medication is not working and motor symptoms, such as difficulty walking, slowed movement, and tremor, return.

Be Aware of Norovirus-Induced Transaminitis, Acute Hepatitis

October 28, 2020

Pharmacy Times

Clinicians should be aware of children who are likely to have protracted illness and require hospitalization stemming from norovirus acute hepatitis, according to the results of a recent study.

New Study Shows Connection Between Airborne Norovirus and Hospital Outbreaks

October 27, 2020

Pharmacy Times

The objective of the study was to investigate associations between symptoms of gastroenteritis and the presence of airborne norovirus, as well as investigating the size of norovirus-carrying particles.

Lawsuit Challenges State’s Refusal to Legalize Marijuana for Therapeutic Use

October 26, 2020

Pharmacy Times

When 3 citizens of a Southern state file suit against government officials to have a state statute classifying marijuana as an illegal substance declared unconstitutional, should the courts make such a declaration and issue an injunction prohibiting enforcement of the laws?