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Bacterial resistance to conventional antibiotics has become increasingly common, resulting in escalating life-threatening infections. In an effort to find an alternative treatment for antibiotic-re ...


FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) approved an expanded indication for Enbrel ( Etanercept ) to improve physical function in patients with psoriatic arthritis. In addition, the FDA approved an up ...


High levels of estrogen correlated with improvement in psoriasis, whereas progesterone levels did not correlate with psoriatic change. The study investigated prospectively how psoriasis fluctuates ...


It has long been suspected that hereditary factors are important in causing hair loss. However, up to now it was unclear which genes are involved. Researchers, led by Markus Nöthen of the Life & ...


A study showed that adolescents with moderate to severe acne taking Isotretinoin ( Accutane ) experience a reduction rather than an increase in symptoms of depression . A synthetic vitamin A, Isotr ...


In the IMPACT ( Infliximab Multinational Psoriatic Arthritis Controlled Trial ) study, 104 patients with active psoriatic arthritis who had failed at least one DMARD ( disease-modifying antirheumatic ...


The 5% Imiquimod cream ( Aldara ) dosed 3 times weekly for 16 weeks is safe and effective for the treatment of actinic keratosis. Two phase III randomized, vehicle-controlled studies evaluated the ...


A Phase III study designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of BG-12, an oral fumarate, in the treatment of moderate to severe psoriasis, met the primary endpoint. The patients receiving BG-12 de ...


Psoralen plus UV-A ( PUVA ) monotherapy is an effective therapy for mycosis fungoides. Researchers from Northwestern University in Chicago evaluated long-term outcomes, impact of maintenance thera ...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) advised health care professionals to prescribe Elidel ( Pimecrolimus ) and Protopic ( Tacrolimus ) only as directed and only after other atopic dermatitis ( ec ...


FDA is investigating postmarketing reports of lymphoma and skin cancer in children and adults treated with Elidel ( Pimecrolimus ), but the causal relationship has not been clearly established. FDA ...