Tag Archives: Infections

Opioid injecting linked to substantial rise in bacterial heart infections

A study of people who inject drugs found a significant increase in the risk of infective endocarditis, a serious infection of the lining of the heart, possibly linked to increasing use of the opioid hydromorphone. The study is published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). Infective endocarditis can be life-threatening. “We observed a substantial increase… Read More »

FDA Approves Tolsura (SUBA®-itraconazole capsules) for the Treatment of Certain Fungal Infections

FDA Approves Tolsura (SUBA®-itraconazole capsules) for the Treatment of Certain Fungal Infections Print this page ADELAIDE, Australia, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mayne Pharma Group Limited (ASX: MYX) is pleased to announce that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the New Drug Application (NDA) for Tolsura™ (SUBA®-itraconazole) 65mg capsules. Tolsura is a… Read More »