The study published in JAMA Network Open found a substantial number of patients are being prescribed a loop diuretic for leg swelling induced by calcium channel blocker.
At the meeting, she was presented an "Outstanding Service Award," for her exceptional leadership in the field of drug safety.
University of Florida researchers determined an FDA-approved program deters pregnant women from starting a potentially harmful immunosuppressive drug. But for women taking the drug, the program was not effective at reducing conception.
UF Faculty and alumni took over several leadership roles in the society during the 35th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology in Philadelphia. Dr. Almut Winterstein, Professor and Chair of POP, was installed as the President of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology. She…
The inaugural Consortium for Medical Marijuana Clinical Outcomes board meeting was held on Aug. 19 in Gainesville.
UF researchers reviewed more than 13 million patients using carisoprodol, a powerful muscle relaxant.
As the lead institution, UF will receive $1.5 million in annual recurrent funding from the state of Florida to support the research mission of the Consortium for Medical Marijuana Clinical Outcomes Research.
A new study by University of Florida Health researchers shows quinolone ear drops might cause a perforated eardrum, which can lead to hearing loss.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services criteria are used to flag high-risk patients for opioid abuse and overdose.
The center will unite researchers interested in using big data to evaluate drugs and the safety of medications in real-world populations.