Drug-eluting stents: the safest option?
Gadolinium-containing contrast agents linked to NSF
There is a potential for life-threatening medication errors with two heparin preparations,
Health Canada issues safety information on bone cements
HPV vaccine recombinant quadrivalent: safety concerns
According to WHO and UNAIDS (The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS), a phase III study* of the microbicide cellulose sulfate
Bayer HealthCare has announced that it is to end three ongoing clinical studies
The US FDA has finalised revisions to the Ketek [telithromycin] label, which include removing two of the three previously approved indications
The US FDA has issued a Public Health Advisory about life threatening adverse effects associated with topical anaesthetics for cosmetic procedures.
Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) levels were below normal in the majority of outpatients receiving daily systemic opioid therapy
Cutting the use of benzodiazepines among the elderly by over 50% did not lead to a corresponding decrease in hip fractures,
Aprotinin associated with increased mortality after CABG
Etoricoxib: upper GI events less common than with diclofenac
Adalimumab : Postoperative infection: case report
Acetazolamide/antiglaucomas/dexamethasone : Decompression retinopathy in an elderly patient: case report
Antidepressants : First report of oligospermia: 2 case reports
Aspirin/clindamycin/diltiazem : Oesophagitis (first report with diltiazem) in elderly patients with oesophageal diverticulae: 5 case reports
Azathioprine/glatiramer acetate/interferon-β-1a : Rapid progression of myelodysplastic syndrome to acute myeloid leukaemia (first report with glatiramer acetate): case report
Antineoplastics : Retroperitoneal fibrosis in an elderly patient: case report
Antiretrovirals : Sarcoidosis: case report
Bevacizumab/sunitinib : Thrombotic microangiopathy (first report with sunitinib) in an elderly patient: case report
Ciclosporin/fludarabine/methotrexate : Fatal leukoencephalopathy: case report
Ciclosporin : Keloids: case report
Chlorobutanol : Ocular pruritus and conjunctival hyperaemia following ophthalmic administration: case report
Candesartan cilexetil/enalapril : Angioedema: 2 case reports
Clomifene : Manic delirium in a patient with bipolar I disorder: case report
Cisplatin/paclitaxel : Vaginal evisceration of small bowel (first report) following intraperitoneal administration?: case report
Cimicifuga : Cutaneous pseudolymphoma: case report
Ciclosporin/mycophenolate mofetil/prednisolone : Mycobacterium genavense infection associated with hyperammonaemia in an elderly patient: case report
Cyanoacrylate : Fatal systemic embolisms: case report
Dexmedetomidine : Loss of motor-evoked potentials: 2 case reports
Cotrimoxazole/clindamycin/primaquine : Exanthema and methaemoglobinaemia: case report
Digoxin overdose : Digoxin intoxication treated with digoxin-specific Fab antibodies and plasmapheresis in an elderly patient: case report
Disulfiram : Wernicke's syndrome: case report
Dosulepin overdose : Tachycardia and hypotension: case report
Emtricitabine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate : First report of GI disorders: 3 case reports
Etanercept : Sarcoid-like granulomatous disease: case report
Etanercept/infliximab : Psoriasis: 6 case reports
Enoxaparin sodium : Retroperitoneal haematoma in an elderly patient: case report
Etoricoxib/thalidomide : Cerebral infarction: case report
Fluconazole : Membranous nephropathy: case report
Etanercept/infliximab : Psoriasis: case report
Gatifloxacin : Exacerbation of psychotic disorders: 2 case reports
Heparin : Thrombocytopenia in a patient with intra-aortic balloon pumping: case report
Heparins : Thrombocytopenia treated with lepirudin and acenocoumarol: case report
Hepatitis B vaccine recombinant : Gianotti-Crosti syndrome in a child: case report
Immune globulin : Thrombosis in renal transplant recipients: 2 case reports
Hepatitis B vaccine recombinant : Lupus nephritis: case report
Immunosuppressants/methylprednisolone/prednisolone : Cytomegalovirus colitis: case report
Immunosuppressants : Acute fulminant myocarditis (first report with fludarabine) in a stem cell transplant recipient?: case report
Iodine-131 : Graves' disease: case report
Iomeprol/iopromide : Baboon syndrome in an elderly patient: case report
Linezolid : Optic neuropathy in a child: case report
Lithium : Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus: case report
Misoprostol overdose : Fatal haemorrhage, heart arrest and multiple organ failure in a pregnant girl: case report
Paracetamol : Encephalopathy, renal failure and death due to diethylene glycol contamination in paediatric patients: 11 case reports
Nitroglycerin : Contact dermatitis: case report
Pamidronic acid/zoledronic acid : Osteonecrosis of the jaw: 7 case reports
Sildenafil : Nonarteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy and retinal vascular occlusion: case report
Sirolimus : Interstitial pneumonia: 4 case reports
Pramipexole : Mania: case report
Thalidomide : Acute myocardial infarction: case report
Spironolactone : Gynaecomastia: case report
Testosterone enantate : Prostate cancer (first report) in an elderly patient who had received radiotherapy: case report
Tiotropium bromide : Photosensitive lichenoid eruption (first report) in an elderly patient: case report
Valproic acid : Hair texture changes: case report
Valproic acid : Hyperammonaemic encephalopathy leading to status epilepticus: case report
Tramadol : First report of hypoglycaemia: 2 case reports
Venlafaxine : False test results: case report
Venlafaxine interaction : Interaction with concomitant linezolid leading to serotonin syndrome: case report
Voriconazole : Photosensitivity leading to squamous cell cancer: case report
Yellow fever vaccine : Herpes zoster: case report
Zolpidem withdrawal : Headache, nervousness and anxiety in a pregnant woman: case report