The FDA approves new antibiotic and long-acting stimulant, and concerns over opioids given to patients with back pain who are depressed.
Use of vitamin d supplements has risen sharply, though many people are taking above the recommended daily value. What harms are there with taking too much vitamin d?
Women are often prescribed twice as many opioid pills than they actually use after a C-section birth, raising chances for misuse.
Despite prior research, a new study finds that statins serve no neuroprotective role against Parkinson’s.
Quick Hits: Bleeding Risk With Long-Term Aspirin Use, ‘Accelerated Approval’ Based on Weak Data & More
Bleeding risk seen in seniors taking aspirin and FDA accelerated approval under fire.
About 20% of hospital patients given an antibiotic experience side effects. But some of them shouldn’t have even gotten one in the first place.
The diabetes medication Invokana has positive cardiovascular benefits, though amputation was also seen in a number of patients.