Diana Ernst

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First Generic Version of EpiPen Gets FDA Approval

First Generic Version of EpiPen Gets FDA Approval

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Unlike other generic approvals, epinephrine auto-injectors are considered "combination products" because they consist of both a drug and a device, making the approval process more challenging.

Biologic Therapy Selection for Severe Asthma: Factors to Consider

Biologic Therapy Selection for Severe Asthma: Factors to Consider

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The authors write that once severe asthma is diagnosed, clinicians should determine asthma endotype (Type2-high or Type2-low) to help choose the best therapy for the patient.

Orkambi Approved to Treat Younger Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Orkambi Approved to Treat Younger Cystic Fibrosis Patients

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The approval was based on data from a 24-week, open-label, Phase 3 study in patients aged 2 to 5 years.

Cinryze Approved for Pediatric Patients With Hereditary Angioedema

Cinryze Approved for Pediatric Patients With Hereditary Angioedema

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The approval was based on data from a randomized, single-blind, multicenter, dose-ranging, crossover study which evaluated the safety and efficacy of Cinryze in 12 pediatric patients (7 to 11 years old).

AASM: Medical Marijuana Should Not Be Used to Treat Sleep Apnea

AASM: Medical Marijuana Should Not Be Used to Treat Sleep Apnea

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Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) remains the mainstay of medical treatment for OSA.

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