Why do psoriasis patients report better QoL amid COVID-19?
04 Oct 2022
Patients with psoriasis report improved quality of life under the COVID-19 pandemic despite harsh movement restrictions, a recent study has found. Such an effect, however, may suggest that current tools do not completely capture the negative impacts of harsh lockdowns on patients’ wellbeing.
Dapagliflozin DELIVERs across full HF spectrum regardless of LVEF
01 Oct 2022;
The selective, oral sodium–glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor dapagliflozin reduces the risk of cardiovascular (CV) death or worsening heart failure (HF) in patients with HF and mildly reduced or preserved ejection fraction (HFmrEF or HFpEF) in the phase III DELIVER* trial, touted as the largest and most inclusive thus far in this patient group.
Contents : Per 100 u/mL + 50 mcg/mL soln for inj (10-40 pen) Insulin glargine 3.64 mg (equiv to 100 u), lixisenatide 50 mcg. Per 100 u/mL + 33 mcg/mL soln for inj (30-60 pen) Insulin glargine 3.64 mg (equiv to 100 u), lixisenatide 33 mcg
Indications/Uses : In combination w/ metformin for adults w/ type 2 DM to improve glycaemic control when metformin alone, or metformin combined w/ another oral glucose lowering drugs, or w/ basal insulin does not provide adequate glycaemic control.
Indications/Uses : Treatment of conditions for which corticosteroid therapy is indicated except adrenocortical-deficiency states, for which hydrocortisone w/ supplementary fludrocortisone is preferred.
Indications/Uses : Drops, spray & nebulizing soln: Moisturizes dry, crusted & stuffy nostrils due to allergy, colds, sinusitis & overuse of antihistamine & decongestants. Nebulizing soln: Can be mixed w/ steroid inhalations, mucolytics & β2-agonist for nebulization or can be used alone as simple treatment to moisten & loosen thickened mucus.
Contents : Per 6.25 mg/5 mg FC tab Carvedilol 6.25 mg, ivabradine HCl 5 mg. Per 12.5 mg/5 mg FC tab Carvedilol 12.5 mg, ivabradine HCl 5 mg. Per 25 mg/5 mg FC tab Carvedilol 25 mg, ivabradine HCl 5 mg
Indications/Uses : Substitution therapy in adult w/ normal sinus rhythm already controlled by ivabradine & carvedilol taken concomitantly at the same dose levels for the symptomatic treatment of chronic stable angina pectoris in CAD patients; treatment of chronic heart failure (II-IV NYHA class) w/ systolic dysfunction.
Indications/Uses : Symptoms of seasonal or allergic perennial allergic rhinitis in adult & childn 12 yr. Symptoms of seasonal allergic or perennial allergic rhinitis in childn 6-11 yr. Nasal polyps in adult ≥18 yr.
Indications/Uses : Resp tract (including otitis media), skin & soft-tissue, & uncomplicated genital infections. Prophylaxis & as a component of regimens in the treatment of Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC). Prophylaxis of endocarditis in at-risks patients unable to take penicillin. Management of trachoma & typhoid.