Drugs for Crohn’s Disease

Omeprazole, sucralfate and H2 blockers can partially or completely eliminate the symptoms of Crohn’s disease. Mesalazine long-acting begins to be released in the proximal part of the small intestine, so it can be used for duodenal ulcers. However, the effectiveness READ MORE

FDA approves first drug to treat giant cell arteritis

Adults with giant cell arteritis – a form of vasculitis, or inflammation of blood vessels – received good news this week with the US FDA. Extend the approved use of subcutaneous Actemra (tocilizumab) to treat adults suffering from the condition. READ MORE