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Third tiotropium inhaler adds to treatment options for COPD patients

Third tiotropium inhaler adds to treatment options for COPD patients

Tiogiva is a new breath-actuated inhaler containing...

New shingles vaccine awaits decision on NHS use

New shingles vaccine awaits decision on NHS use

Shingrix, which is now available privately in the UK,...

First NovoRapid insulin biosimilar launched

First NovoRapid insulin biosimilar launched

Trurapi is a biosimilar of the rapid-acting insulin...

Fifth salmeterol/fluticasone dry powder inhaler launched

Fifth salmeterol/fluticasone dry powder inhaler launched

Fixkoh Airmaster is the fifth salmeterol/fluticasone...

Metformin use during pregnancy linked to reduced gestational weight gain

Metformin use during pregnancy linked to reduced gestational weight gain

Exposure to metformin versus other treatments during...

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine listing added to MIMS

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine listing added to MIMS

A summary of the prescribing information for the Moderna...

Third triple combination inhaler launched for COPD

Third triple combination inhaler launched for COPD

Trixeo Aerosphere is a new treatment for COPD patients,...

New LABA/LAMA combination inhaler increases choice for COPD patients

New LABA/LAMA combination inhaler increases choice for COPD patients

Bevespi Aerosphere (formoterol/glycopyrronium) is a...

New muscle spasm treatment option

New muscle spasm treatment option

Myopridin (pridinol) can be prescribed to treat skeletal...

Rollout of second COVID-19 vaccine begins amid move to new dosing strategy

Rollout of second COVID-19 vaccine begins amid move to new dosing strategy

Patients have this week started receiving the second...