MS Rx Might Reverse Some Disability October 16, 2016
A multiple sclerosis (MS) medication appeared to reduce some physical disability caused by the disease, according to a new study.
An Alternative to Warfarin September 28, 2016
There may be an alternative to warfarin to prevent cardiovascular problems associated with atrial fibrillation during cardioversion treatment, a new study found.
Epilepsy Rx Safety in Pregnancy September 12, 2016
Two newer epilepsy medications may not affect the IQs of children whose mothers took them during pregnancy, a new study found.
Diabetes Rx Could Fight Heart Disease September 5, 2016
A drug often prescribed for type 2 diabetes could fight heart disease in patients with type 1 diabetes, a new study found.
Triple Diabetes Rx Combo May Work August 15, 2016
A combination of three diabetes medications may help patients control their blood sugar and lose weight, a new study found.
Allergy Rx Moves to Over the Counter August 10, 2016
There's a new over-the-counter (OTC) treatment option for those who have allergies.
First OTC Retinoid for Acne Approved July 11, 2016
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the first over-the-counter (OTC) retinoid for the treatment of acne.
How Liraglutide May Help the Heart June 21, 2016
The diabetes medication liraglutide (brand name Victoza) may reduce patients' risk of cardiovascular complications, a new study found.
Antibiotics: Too Much of a Good Thing May 9, 2016
Many antibiotic prescriptions in the United States in recent years may not have been appropriate, a recent study found.
Macular Degeneration Rx: A Closer Look May 5, 2016
Before anti-VEGF medications like Avastin (bevacizumab) and Lucentis (ranibizumab), patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) had much worse outcomes, a new study found.