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  1. Medicare open enrollment offers opportunity for savings, but few beneficiaries change plansRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | University at Buffalo

    BUFFALO, N.Y. Medicare's open enrollment period, which runs Oct. 15 through Dec. 7, gives beneficiaries nearly two months to re-evaluate their prescription drug plans and make a change that could cut their costs by nearly one-third. But only 10 percent actually make a switch, despite the fact that research shows only 12 percent of people are in the least expensive plan.


  2. Perils and pitfalls of long-term effects of proton pump inhibitors.Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 26 | CiteULike

    This review summarizes the literature regarding long-term adverse effects of proton pump inhibitors . A PubMed search for English language studies was conducted using key terms PPI: omeprazole, esomeprazole, pantoprazole, lansoprazole, dexlansoprazole, rabeprazole, pneumonia, Clostridium difficile, osteoporosis, risk of fractures, thrombocytopenia, rhabdomyolysis, anemia, iron deficiency, hypomagnesemia, vitamin Ba a and nephritis.


  3. Embarrassing Bodies' Dr Pixie answers the sexual health...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 |

    Many of us still feel uncomfortable visiting the doctor with a sensitive issue - even though they are trained health professionals. We then enlisted the help Embarrassing Bodies' resident GP and Superdrug's health and wellbeing ambassador Dr Pixie McKenna to address your concerns.


  4. Gastric Acid Suppressants and Association With Fractures in WomenRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 15 | US Pharmacist

    ABSTRACT: Proton pump inhibitors and histamine2 receptor antagonists are heavily utilized gastric acid suppressants, and more potential adverse effects are being attributed to these agents. With gastrointestinal conditions increasingly commonplace, many patients are using PPIs continuously for years even though most of the drugs lack extensive long-term data and are FDA-approved for much shorter durations of therapy.


  5. Interindividual variability of CYP2C19-catalyzed drug metabolism due...Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | The Pharmacogenomics Journal

    Correspondence: Professor KE Thummel, Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, H272 Health Sciences Building, Box 357610, Seattle, WA 98195-7610, USA. E-mail: [email protected] Large interindividual variability has been observed in the metabolism of CYP2C19 substrates in vivo .


  6. Fennel seeds helped break heartburn drug dependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | Seattle Times

    Several years ago, a reader wrote about her success getting off the medicine by taking fennel seeds. I had the same problem and tried the fennel seeds.


  7. New drug for the treatment of erosive esophagitisRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 |

    A study published in September's issue of the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics compares vonoprazan, a novel potassium-competitive acid blocker, with lansoprazole for the treatment of erosive esophagitis. The potassium-competitive acid blocker vonoprazan has potent acid-inhibitory effects and may offer clinical advantages over conventional therapy for acid-related disorders.


  8. Individualized Medications at Sienna Compounding PharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Fort Bend Star

    What do you do when you need a medication that is not commercially available? Your baby needs a diaper rash ointment, eczema cream or lansoprazole suspension for acid reflux. Your teenager needs a customized acne medication.


  9. Regurgitation of foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Ask MetaFilter

    For the past few months, I've been steadily spitting up food after I eat. If it acts up it tends to keep happening for hours after I have last eaten.


  10. Modelling the effect of vaccines on cholera transmissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Cholera is a diarrhoeal disease that is caused by an intestinal bacterium, Vibrio cholerae. Recently an outbreak of cholera in Haiti brought public attention to this deadly disease.


  11. Gout medications might be useful in treating alcohol-induced liver diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    New research in mice shows that two commonly used gout medications, which target uric acid and adenosine triphosphate, may offer protection from alcohol-induced liver disease and inflammation. These findings suggest that clinical trials in humans with alcoholic liver disease should be considered.


  12. Newcastle University experts leading way in tackling persistent throat problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    Newcastle University team awarded more than A 750,000 to look into whether new tablet can ease pain of those with long-standing throat problems Experts in Newcastle have been awarded more than A 750,000 in a bid to help people across the UK living with persistent throat problems. Ear, nose and throat specialists from the city's university have been handed the A 759,000 to look at whether the tablet, lansoprazole, can ease common throat complaints.


  13. Closing the gap on developing a vaccine for middle ear infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers from Griffith University's Institute for Glycomics, together with the Nationwide Children's Hospital in Ohio, have uncovered groundbreaking evidence to help vaccine developers prevent middle ear infections. A research paper entitled 'A biphasic epigenetic switch controls immunoevasion, virulence and niche adaptation in non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae' has been published in the journal Nature Communications .


  14. Study shines the spotlight on schistosomiasisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In a special free issue of Future Medicinal Chemistry , leading experts explore current and potential new treatment options for the deadly neglected tropical disease schistosomiasis. In this issue, experts discuss drug discovery and development advances towards addressing schistosomiasis , also known as bilharzia, a disease caused by parasitic worms.


  15. Study in calves offers hope for respiratory-disease treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    As every parent knows, respiratory illnesses-complete with runny nose, sore throat and cough-are quite routine for young children and usually pass as quickly as they appear. But one such illness, known as respiratory syncytial virus or RSV, poses a far more serious threat.


  16. Researchers identify potential new targets for treating kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Chronic diseases such as diabetes and hypertension cause injury to the kidneys, which can lead to scarring and the development of chronic kidney disease. By identifying proteins important to this scarring process, researchers now point to a new strategy for possibly preventing kidney failure and the need for dialysis or transplantation in many patients.


  17. Doctors and medical students in India should stop wearing white coatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Edmond Fernandes, a postgraduate at Yenepoya Medical College in Mangalore, says evidence shows that long sleeved coats spread infection and lead to avoidable harm and cost to patients. Although long sleeved white coats have traditionally been worn by doctors since the 19th century, we now know that white coats "harbour potential contaminants and contribute considerably to the burden of disease acquired in hospital by spreading infection," writes Fernandes.


  18. Researchers beat untreatable eczema with arthritis drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have successfully treated patients with moderate to severe eczema using a rheumatoid arthritis drug recently shown to reverse two other disfiguring skin conditions, vitiligo and alopecia areata. The study is evidence of a potential new era in eczema treatment, they report.


  19. Do proton pump inhibitors cause heart attacks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Kevin, M.D.

    There has been concern for several years about commonly prescribed antacid drugs called proton pump inhibitors and the heart. PPIs are used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease , peptic ulcer disease, and other acid-related diseases.


  20. Common antacid can treat TB: StudyRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 |

    Scientists have identified an over-the-counter antacid that can help fight against the global pandemic tuberculosis that kills nearly 1.5 million people a year. The team from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland found the antacid called Lansoprazole to be effective against M. tuberculosis but only when the bacterium grows inside cells.