FDA Approves Cosentyx
The U.S. Food and ug Administration hasapproved Cosentyx to treat adults with moderatetosevere plaque psoriasis. Plaque psoriasis is an autoimmune disorderin which patients develop thick, red skin with flaky, silverwhite patches called scales. For more information on Cosentyx visit RxWiki .
Mediion Brought Improvement To RA Patients
Rheumatoid arthritis, or RA, can be treatedwith a variety of mediions, depending on what works best for a patient. Sometimes,however, effective mediions come with unwanted side effects. I'm Shelby Cullinan for thedailyRx News Network. A research group recently studied secukinumab,an injectable antibody made by Novartis Pharmaceutical, to determine its effectiveness and safetyfor longterm use. These researchers found the mediion to be effective, but more thanhalf the patients experienced mild to moderate side effects. This mediion has yet to beapproved by US regulators for usepatients. Discuss treatment options with your .To keep up to date with all the latest health
news visit dailyRx . For the dailyRx NewsNetwork, I'm Shelby Cullinan.