Year 2015 (49)

Edition nr. 4


www.excilor.nl

Fungal nail infections usually require no treatment. Despite the expectations raised by this website, the efficacy of Excilor® remains unproven. If there are medical reasons to treat onychomycosis, then oral terbinafine is the treatment of choice ...

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Ten myths about the pharmaceutical industry: myth 3

3. Savings achieved by expensive drugs exceed the costs Gøtzsche notes that pharmaco-economic analyses of drugs commissioned by a company never report negative results. This was very clear in the cost-effectiveness analysis of the influenza vacci ...

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Oxygen therapy in acute situations

1. Productinformatie zuurstof (merkloos), via www.cbg-meb.nl, Geneesmiddeleninformatiebank. 2. Recept voor zuurstof naar apotheker [document op het internet]. Pharmaceutisch Weekblad. Via: http://www.pw.nl/nieuws/nieuwsberichten/2010/recept-voor ...

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NHG Guideline on Acute Rhinosinusitis

The Guideline on Acute Rhinosinusitis published by the Dutch College of General Practitioners (NHG) provides guidelines for the diagnostic workup and treatment of acute rhinosinusitis. It rightly devotes much attention to the limited indications ...

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Febuxostat, Adenuric® (Menarini)

Tablets, 80 and 120 mgTreatment of chronic hyperuricaemia Three randomised double-blind trials of febuxostat for the treatment of chronic gout found the drug to be more effective than allopurinol in suboptimal dosage, based on a surrogate outcome ...

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