Diana Ernst, RPh

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Ocrevus Labeling Updated With New Info on Timing of Vaccine Administration

Ocrevus Labeling Updated With New Info on Timing of Vaccine Administration

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According to a Phase 3b open-label study, Ocrevus may interfere with the effectiveness of non-live vaccines.

FDA Issues Safety Alert Regarding Intrathecal Delivery of Pain Meds

FDA Issues Safety Alert Regarding Intrathecal Delivery of Pain Meds

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The FDA has issued a safety communication regarding the risks associated with implanted pumps for intrathecal administration of pain medications.

Researchers Identify Coffee Component That May Provide Neuroprotection

Researchers Identify Coffee Component That May Provide Neuroprotection

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The authors found that the compounds known as phenylindanes inhibited the aggregation of the amyloidgenic proteins beta-amyloid and tau.

Epidiolex Now Available to Treat Seizures Associated With LGS, Dravet Syndrome

Epidiolex Now Available to Treat Seizures Associated With LGS, Dravet Syndrome

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the treatment in June 2018, making it the first prescription pharmaceutical formulation of highly-purified, plant-derived cannabidiol, as well as the first treatment indicated for patients with Dravet syndrome.

Organic Food Consumption and Cancer Risk: What's the Link?

Organic Food Consumption and Cancer Risk: What's the Link?

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To investigate the link between organic food consumption and cancer risk, study authors conducted a population-based prospective cohort study among French adults.

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