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Anemia in treated-HCV patients bodes well for sustained virologic response

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Anemia that develops in hepatitis C virus (HCV) patients during treatment with peginterferon-alfa and ribavirin (PEG-IFN/RBV) may be a good sign, new research hints. In a large study, researchers found that those who...

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Novel aspirin and phosphatidylcholine complex gentler on the stomach: study

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – A molecular complex of aspirin and phosphatidylcholine called PL2200 seems to protect against acute gastroduodenal erosion and ulceration in older adults at risk for aspirin-related ulcers. PL2200 is being developed by PLx...

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Short-course budesonide shows promise in active eosinophilic esophagitis

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In adolescents and adults with active eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), a 15-day induction course of nebulized budesonide is sufficient to induce histologic remission and improve symptoms, and is well tolerated, results of a...