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Misoprostol dose for medical abortion should not be reduced

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The dose of misoprostol given after mifepristone for termination of early pregnancy should stay at the recommended dose rather than be lowered, a multicenter study shows. The researchers note in BJOG online June 18 that a...

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Efavirenz linked to severe vitamin D deficiency

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – HIV-positive patients taking efavirenz are at risk for clinically significant vitamin D deficiency, and for excessive bone turnover if they are taking tenofovir, a UK group reports in a June 25 advance online issue of...

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Dyspnea common with ticagrelor antiplatelet therapy

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Episodes of dyspnea are more common in patients treated with the antiplatelet agent than in those taking clopidogrel, although the clinical importance of this side effect seems minor in most cases. Ticagrelor is a reversible...