The data showed MAEs onset was significantly faster with atorvastatin and rosuvastatin compared with simvastatin; a comparison with other statins could not be established due to the small number of cases identified.
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The 23andMe Personal Genome Service Pharmacogenetic Reports test can detect 33 variants for multiple genes, corresponding to more than 50 commonly prescribed medications and over-the-counter products.
The FDA has approved Invokana (canagliflozin) to reduce the risk of major CV events.
The randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study (N=9340) evaluated the time from randomization to first occurrence of major adverse CV events (MACE) (non-fatal heart attack, non-fatal stroke, CV death) in patients treated with liraglutide 1.8mg once daily or placebo.
The FDA has approved Xarelto (rivaroxaban) to reduce the risk of MACE, such as CV death, myocardial infarction and stroke, in patients with chronic coronary or peripheral artery disease.
The authors searched for randomized placebo-controlled trials (December 1, 2008 to November 24, 2017) involving 3 pharmacologic classes of antidiabetic medications to compare the effects of these agents on the risk of hospitalization for HF in T2DM patients.
To date, there have been no reports of any adverse events related to this recall.
In the CAMELLIA-TIMI 61 study, 12,000 overweight or obese patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease or multiple cardiovascular risk factors were randomized to receive either lorcaserin 10mg twice daily or placebo.
Treatment with xenon may improve functional outcomes and reduce mortality in cardiac arrest survivors.
If Tybost is given with atazanavir or darunavir, coadministration with rivaroxaban is not recommended due to a potentially increased bleeding risk.
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