Steve Duffy

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Montelukast Associated With Depression, Nightmares in Children

Montelukast Associated With Depression, Nightmares in Children

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Montelukast is associated with depression, aggression, and nightmares in children.

LABA/LAMA Combination Therapy Associated With Lower CV, Cerebrovascular Risks in COPD

LABA/LAMA Combination Therapy Associated With Lower CV, Cerebrovascular Risks in COPD

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Cardio- and cerebrovascular events were more common in patients being treated with combination long-acting β2-agonist (LABA)/long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA) therapies vs LABA/inhaled corticosteroids.

Cannabinoids: A Potential Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Cannabinoids: A Potential Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

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Research presented at SLEEP 2017 suggests that dronabinol, previously used to treat chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, may be an effective treatment for sleep apnea.

Initial Antibiotic Treatment Ineffective in Community-Acquired Pneumonia

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Approximately 22.1% adults do not respond to initial antibiotic treatment for community-acquired pneumonia, according to new research presented at ATS 2017.

Investigational Drug for NSCLC Granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation

Investigational Drug for NSCLC Granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation

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FDA grants Pfizer's lorlatinib the Breakthrough Therapy designation for the treatment of patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.

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