Macitentan

Macitentan

‘Pulmonary arterial hypertension can cause dyspnoea on exertion and leads to right heart failure. It can be idiopathic and familial or can be associated with connective tissue diseases and congenital heart disease with repaired shunts. The available treatments...
Pasireotide diaspartate

Pasireotide diaspartate

The enclosed article published by NPS  discusses the new drug Pasireotide Diaspartate for Cushings Disease. ‘Cushing’s disease is caused by pituitary adenomas which secrete adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH). Surgical treatment helps most patients, but some do...