Azithromycin, potential COVID-19 drug, may increase risk for cardiac events | Health News

Washington: A commonly-prescribed antibiotic, Azithromycin, is being investigated as a potential treatment for COVID-19. Azithromycin`s association with cardiac events also has been debated. In 2012, the FDA issued a warning for azithromycin stating that it had been linked to cardiac events, but subsequent studies have yielded mixed results. Now, researchers…

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Opioid medications can compromise driving abilities among older adults: Study | Health News

Colorado: A new study looks at the relationship between opioid (medicines used for pain relief, including anaesthesia) use and driving among older adults. The study`s results led by faculty at the Colorado School of Public Health at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus was published in the Journal of…

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