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Risks of diclofenac sodium, fosamprenavir calcium detailed

The drug label now notes that increases in cholesterol have occurred with treatment and triglyceride and cholesterol testing should be performed prior to initiating and at periodic intervals during therapy.
February 2010

Major Tylenol recall; FDA concerned about BPA and children

The drug is limited to patients who have failed other therapies because of serious safety concerns including elevated liver enzymes, elevated LDL cholesterol, hypertension, and gastrointestinal perforations. ... cholesterol-lowering medications.
March 2010

American heft

What gets lost in all of the superficial coverage of "Fat state vs. ... Not-as-fat state" is how obesity is measured. In health care we use the BMI, or body mass index, as the determinant.
January 2021

Doctor-moms compare notes on raising kids and saving lives

Some, like Fat Doctor and Ob/Gyn Kenobi, have separate, well-established blogs of their own. ... You have such an obligation to your patients,” said Fat Doctor, a hospitalist, in a phone interview.
October 2008

Warning on medication confusion, recalls due to sterility

It is the first in a new class, PCSK9 inhibitors. In trials of 2,476 participants, those taking the drug had an average reduction in LDL cholesterol ranging from 36% to
October 2015

MKSAP Quiz: preoperative evaluation for renal transplant

His blood pressure is 142/85 mm Hg. His LDL cholesterol is 140 mg/dL (3.62 mmol/L) and his HDL cholesterol is 30 mg/dL (0.78 mmol/L).
October 2009

Doctors don't have to dread discussing dieting

That is not meaningful and additionally the drug is not completely safe,” said David Gortler, PharmD, a former medical officer on the FDA's lipids and obesity team and current associate ... Researchers set out to determine whether a diet that reduced
November 2012

Weight loss miracle?

Weight loss miracle? Americans are fat. That's fact, not judgment. The reasons for our obesity are complex, without simple answers. ... Some have hypothesized that it may have a role in fat metabolism and potential as an aid to weight loss.
January 2021

Grains of truth

We have another saying that wheat is making us fat, yet another contending that grains are making us stupid. ... We could have been right about reducing saturated fat intake, and wrong about what we ate instead.
January 2021

Warnings on clopidogrel, high-dose simvastatin, ear candles

A warning about the potential for increased risk of muscle injury from the cholesterol-lowering medication simvastatin (Zocor) 80 mg. ... The FDA also announced plans to review the primary data from the ACCORD Lipid Trial, which evaluated the potential
May 2010

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