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FDA Approves Baqsimi (glucagon) Nasal Powder for the Treatment of Severe Hypoglycemia

FDA Approves Baqsimi (glucagon) Nasal Powder for the Treatment of Severe Hypoglycemia Print this page July 24, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Baqsimi nasal powder, the first glucagon therapy approved for the emergency treatment of severe hypoglycemia that can be administered without an injection. Severe hypoglycemia occurs when a patient’s… Read More »

Dementia tied to hormone-blocking prostate cancer treatment

Alzheimer’s disease may be a risk for older prostate cancer patients given hormone-blocking treatment, a large, U.S. government-funded analysis found. Previous evidence has been mixed on whether the treatment might be linked with mental decline. But experts say the new results stand out because they’re from a respected national cancer database and the men were… Read More »