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...
Opioid Medication Update

Opioid Medication Update

‘Opioid drugs are prescribed for acute and chronic paid of moderate or severe intensity arising from both malignant and non-malignant disease.’ The enclosed article published by Australian Prescriber in  April 2014 provides good information on the...