for Journals by Title or ISSN
for Articles by Keywords
help
Followed Journals
Journal you Follow: 0
 
Sign Up to follow journals, search in your chosen journals and, optionally, receive Email Alerts when new issues of your Followed Jurnals are published.
Already have an account? Sign In to see the journals you follow.
The Medical Letter
   Journal TOC RSS feeds Export to Zotero [6 followers]  Follow    
   Full-text available via subscription Subscription journal
     ISSN (Print) 0025-732X - ISSN (Online) 1523-2859
     Published by The Medical Letter, Inc Homepage  [1 journal]   [SJR: 0.161]   [H-I: 15]
  • Miltefosine (Impavido) for Leishmaniasis - The Medical Letter
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: September 15, 2014 - The FDA has approved miltefosine (Impavido – Knight Therapeutics), an oral alkylphosphocholine analog, for treatment of visceral, cutaneous, and mucosal leishmaniasis caused by some Leishmania species. It is the first drug to be approved by the FDA for treatment of cutaneous and mucosal leishmaniasis and the first oral drug to be approved for treatment of visceral leishmaniasis.
       
  • Efinaconazole Topical Solution (Jublia) for Onychomycosis - The Medical
           Letter
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: September 15, 2014 - The FDA has approved efinaconazole 10% solution (Jublia – Valeant) for topical treatment of toenail onychomycosis due to Trichophyton rubrum and/or Trichophyton mentagrophytes. It is the first topical triazole antifungal drug to be approved for this indication. A topical oxaborole antifungal solution, tavaborole 5% (Kerydin – Anacor), also recently approved by the FDA for the same indication will be reviewed in a future issue.
       
  • Vorapaxar (Zontivity) for Prevention of Thrombotic Cardiovascular Events -
           The Medical Letter
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: September 15, 2014 - The FDA has approved vorapaxar (Zontivity – Merck), an oral protease-activated receptor-1 (PAR-1) antagonist, for use with aspirin and/or clopidogrel to reduce the risk of thrombotic cardiovascular events in patients with peripheral arterial disease or a history of myocardial infarction (MI). It is the first PAR-1 antagonist to be approved by the FDA.
       
  • Vedolizumab (Entyvio) for Inflammatory Bowel Disease - The Medical Letter
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: September 15, 2014 - The FDA has approved vedolizumab (Entyvio - Takeda), an intravenous integrin receptor antagonist, for treatment of moderate to severe ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease in adults who have not responded to, lost response to, or cannot tolerate standard treatment. Natalizumab (Tysabri), another integrin receptor antagonist, has been available for several years for treatment of Crohn's disease and multiple sclerosis.
       
  • Adult Immunization - Treatment Guidelines
    • Authors: admin
      Abstract: June 1, 2014 - Vaccines recommended for adults residing in the US are reviewed here. Vaccines for travel have been reviewed separately.
       
 
 
JournalTOCs
School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Heriot-Watt University
Edinburgh, EH14 4AS, UK
Email: journaltocs@hw.ac.uk
Tel: +00 44 (0)131 4513762
Fax: +00 44 (0)131 4513327
 
About JournalTOCs
API
Help
News (blog, publications)
JournalTOCs on Twitter   JournalTOCs on Facebook

JournalTOCs © 2009-2014