Year 2015 (49)

Edition nr. 10


www.prioderm.nl

One non-validated in-vitro test with unsubstantiated assumptions and incompletely reported findings cannot prove the claim that Prioderm® Preventief offers effective protection against head lice; the claim remains unproven. Regular inspection usi ...

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Idarucizumab: first antidote against haemorrhages due to direct oral thrombin inhibitor

Two manufacturer-sponsored drug trials, one Phase I trial involving a small number of healthy volunteers and an interim analysis of a case series, have investigated the efficacy of idarucizumab, the first antidote against dabigatran. The results ...

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Mirabegron, Betmiga® (Astellas)

Tablet, 25 mg Treatment of overactive bladder Three studies including 2,652 patients with symptoms of overactive bladder have found that mirabegron produces a statistically significant but, in absolute terms, limited reduction of incontinence epi ...

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Medicinal treatment of overweight

People who are overweight are at increased risk of cardiovascular disorders, certain forms of cancer and mortality from these conditions. There have been no scientifically sound studies to find out whether losing weight, for instance by using cer ...

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