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Lisinopril hypertension drug could be helpful for multiple sclerosis by Jeff Pile Posted Thu 10 Dec 2009 5:02pm Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine found a drug used to treat high blood pressure, lisinopril, an inexpensive drug with a proven safety track record, may have therapeutic benefit for multiple sclerosis as well. Amazingly, the study began seven years ago when Dr. Lawrence Steinman M.D, senior author of the study and ... Read on »
Take two lisinopril and call me in the morning by Heather .. Patient Expert Posted Thu 21 Feb 2013 1:55pm The blood pressure, it is bad.  Well, not super bad, but not super good.  It could be that I'm officially lazy, having never quite recovered from my forced exercise hiatus last year when I broke my foot, or it could be that my progressive kidney disease is, well, progressing.  As I told a friend today, it's not unexpected, because PKD is indeed a ... Read on »
Paucis Verbis card: Angioedema by Michelle Lin Medical Doctor Posted Fri 26 Mar 2010 12:00am Recently, a patient presented with angioedema after starting taking an ACE-inhibitor. There was upper lip swelling, similar appearing to the case above. He also experience a hoarse voice. Before the advent of fiberoptic nasopharyngoscopy, it was assumed that there may be laryngeal edema. Fortunately, using technology, we were able to visualize ... Read on »
FDA Approves Berinert to Treat Abdominal Attacks, Facial Swelling Associated With Hereditary Angioedema by Health: Hearsay & Headlines Posted Tue 13 Oct 2009 10:04pm The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Berinert, the first treatment for acute abdominal attacks and facial swelling associated with a rare and potentially life-threatening genetic disease called hereditary angioedema (HAE). Berinert is approved for adults and adolescents with HAE, which can occur spontaneously or during stress, ... Read on »
Learn It: Angioedema by Adam THOMPSON Posted Sun 05 Sep 2010 10:54am Angioedema Sometimes referred to as Quinke's Edema, angioedema is that swelling we see that is most apparent around the mucosal areas of the face.  Consider Hives as swelling on the surface of the skin, and angioedema as swelling beneath the skin.   Read on »
Angioedema Hurts by winnyninnypoopoo Facebook Posted Sun 31 Oct 2010 8:37am Ouchy and Grouchy I forget between bouts how much angioedema can hurt.  It is deep seering down to the bone type of pain, and at the same time burning through my skin kind of pain.  It hurts to move, it hurts to sit, it hurts to type, it hurts to walk.  This is going on day four of this bout.  Hoping the pain lessens. I have not complain ... Read on »
Aarkstore Enterprise Angioedema - Pipeline Review, Q3 2011 by Aarkstore Posted Mon 18 Jul 2011 4:16am Summary Company’s, 'Angioedema - Pipeline Review, Q3 2011', provides an overview of the Angioedema therapeutic pipeline. This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Angioedema, complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects. It also reviews key players involved in the ... Read on »
FDA Approves Firazyr to Treat Acute Attacks of Hereditary Angioedema by Medline Plus Posted Thu 25 Aug 2011 12:25pm FDA approves Firazyr to treat acute attacks of hereditary angioedema The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Firazyr (icatibant) Injection for the treatment of acute attacks of a rare condition called hereditary angioedema (HAE) in people ages 18 years and older.    HAE is caused by low levels or the improper ... Read on »
FDA Approves Kalbitor for Treating Potentially Life-Threatening Attacks of Hereditary Angioedema by Health: Hearsay & Headlines Posted Wed 02 Dec 2009 12:00am The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Kalbitor (ecallantide) on Dec. 1 to treat sudden and potentially life-threatening fluid buildup that can occur in people with a rare genetic condition known as hereditary angioedema (HAE). HAE is caused by a defect in the blood protein C1 esterase-inhibitor, which plays a role in regulating how ... Read on »
Allergic to chlorhexidine? by Annet Lenderink Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:03pm Chlorhexidine is an effective antimicrobial agent commonly used, but it has been widely reported to cause IgE-mediated allergic reactions (from urticaria and angioedema to anaphylaxis) among patients undergoing surgery/invasive procedures. Until now there were no reports of clinically confirmed occupational IgE-mediated chlorhexidine allergy, ... Read on »