Year 2021 (55)

Edition nr. 6

New authorisation policy for diabetes drugs

Summary The oral blood glucose-lowering drug rosiglitazone has had a turbulent history. After its authorisation, it was found that the risk of myocardial infarction was larger with rosiglitazone than with other oral blood glucose lowering drugs. ...

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Drugs for COVID-19: tocilizumab

Published studies into the effects of tocilizumab in the treatment of patients with COVID-19 differ greatly in the way they have been designed and conducted. Comparisons are hampered by differences in aspects like the severity of the COVID pneumo ...

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