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Pharmacy

FDA: Gout Drug Uloric Increases Risk of Death

The gout medicine Uloric (febuxostat) carries a higher risk of death than allopurinol, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Internal Medicine

Since Early 2000s, Overdose Death Rates Are Highest in U.S.

Since the early 2000s, the United States has had the highest drug overdose death rates among its peer countries, according to a study published online Feb. 21 in the Population and Development Review.

Conference Highlights

February 6 2019 - February 8 2019American Stroke Association, Feb. 6-8
December 4 2018 - December 8 2018CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, Dec. 4-8
December 2 2018 - December 6 2018American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Dec. 2-6
December 1 2018 - December 4 2018American Society of Hematology, Dec. 1-4
November 25 2018 - November 30 2018Radiological Society of North America, Nov. 25-30

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