CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor

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PAMORA for opioid-induced constipation

Naloxegol functions as a peripherally acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist in tissues such as the gastrointestinal tract, thereby decreasing the constipating effects of opioids.

Combination drug for adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Glyxambi is adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus when treatment with both empagliflozin and linagliptin is appropriate.

Southern-style diet linked 
to risk for heart disease

A Southern diet included added fats, fried food, and processed meats raises the risk for acute coronary heart disease.

New mothers report lack of provider advice on infant care

Clinicians should educate new mothers on various aspects of infant care.

Vitamin D in postmenopausal women

Vitamin D did not improve bone and muscle outcomes in postmenopausal women.