Actos

As a result of an updated review, the FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has concluded that use...


Congenital disorders of glycosylation are genetic syndromes that result in impaired glycoprotein production. A study has evaluated patients who had...


Vimizim ( Elosulfase alfa ) is the first enzyme replacement therapy ( ERT ) designed to target the underlying cause...


The Food and Drug Administration ( FDA ) has approved Vimizim ( Elosulfase alfa ), the first FDA-approved treatment for...


Thiazolidinediones ( also known as glitazones ) have shown to be efficacious with a favorable safety profile when used in...


Ipsen has announced positive results from its phase IIa clinical trial assessing Dysport in the treatment of neurogenic detrusor overactivity...


Fabry disease is a rare X-linked hereditary disease caused by mutations in the GLA gene encoding the lysosomal enzyme alpha-galactosidase....


Mucopolysaccharidosis type VI ( Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome; MPS VI ) is an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disorder in which deficiency of...


A pilot study suggests the diabetes medication Pioglitazone ( Actos ) is generally well tolerated and may warrant further study...


A comparison of two types of medications to treat type 2 diabetes finds that Pioglitazone ( Actos ) is more...


A comparison of two types of medications to treat type 2 diabetes finds that Pioglitazone ( Actos ) is more...


Long-term use of glitazones, oral diabetic drugs, doubles the risk of fractures in women with type 2 diabetes. The findings...


Older adults who take Rosiglitazone ( Avandia ), a diabetes medication, appear to have a higher risk of death and...


There is no convincing evidence that the newer class of diabetes drugs, known as glitazones or thiazolidinediones, offer real advantages...


A meta-analysis of previous research suggests that use of Pioglitazone ( Actos ), a glycemic control medication for patients with...


A widely used class of diabetes medications appears to be associated with an increased risk for fractures. “ The insulin-sensitizing thiazolidinediones...


There is no convincing evidence that the newer class of diabetes drugs, known as glitazones or thiazolidinediones, offer real advantages...


A class of oral drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus may make heart failure worse, according to an...


A class of oral drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus may make heart failure worse, according to an...


Older adults who take Rosiglitazone ( Avandia ), a diabetes medication, appear to have a higher risk of death and...