Tag Archives: Chronic

Dova Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of Doptelet (avatrombopag) for Treatment of Chronic Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP)

Print this page DURHAM, N.C., June 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dova Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: DOVA), a pharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing and commercializing drug candidates for diseases where there is a high unmet need, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) that expands the use of Doptelet (avatrombopag) to include… Read More »

Which of these two can cause chronic liver disease? Astonishingly, they BOTH could

Which of these two can cause chronic liver disease? Astonishingly, they BOTH could — and 13 million Britons have the non-alcoholic type Growing numbers are diagnosed with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) 25 per cent of UK population has this condition — up from 15 per cent in 2005 Potentially, this can progress to liver… Read More »

Medical News Today: Scientists find possible causes for chronic kidney disease ‘epidemic’

New research suggests that a combination of high heat, toxins, and infections may be responsible for the increasing prevalence of chronic kidney disease among agricultural workers. A combination of high heat and environmental toxins may lead to chronic kidney disease, new research explains. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) involves the slow loss of kidney function. Kidneys… Read More »