Initially, the team attributed the muscle weakness to either HIV or drug-mediated myopathy but a muscle biopsy later revealed atrophy of type II fibers without necrosis or inflammation.
The FDA will consider the Committee's recommendation before acting on the biologics license application (BLA) for the epoetin alfa biosimilar.
Multiple regression analysis showed that those taking statins had a 2.4% lower left ventricular mass and lower left and right ventricular volumes.
The data showed a reduction in the median frequency of convulsive seizure per month from 12.4 to 5.9 with cannabidiol vs. a reduction from 14.9 to 14.1 with placebo.
Accidental patient dosing with Zurampic can potentially cause adverse renal effects such as acute renal failure; this is more common if Zurampic is given alone without a xanthine oxidase inhibitor.