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n°7

September 1993

Issue Contents
Editorial

The placebo effect rules

p.97-98

New Products


Finasteride tablets

p.99-101

Idarubicin preparations for intravenous injection

p.101-103

Management of acute leukaemias

p.102

Restrictions introduced in some countries

p.104

Ketorolac tromethamine solution for IM/IV injection

p.104-106

Pain relief: clinical trials must be interpreted with care

p.105

Post-operative pain relief in France

p.106

Calcipotriol 0.005% ointment

p.107-109

Other local treatments for psoriasis vulgaris

p.108

Nothing new in the tianeptine dossier

p.109-110

Oral desmopressin in diabetes insipidus

p.111-112

Should zidovudine be prescribed early in HIV infection?

p.112-114

Zidovudine for HIV-infected children

p.114-115

Paediatric HIV infection

p.115

Sodium valproate: an injectable form is now available

p.116-117

Etodolac, a "me-too" NSAID

p.117-118

Adverse Effects


Interaction: lithium and angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors

p.119

Achilles tenosynovitis due to fluoroquinolones

p.119-120

Intestinal side effects of NSAIDs

p.120-122

Anticholinergic effects of oxybutynin

p.122

Diarrhoea related to Cyclo 3 fort°

p.123

1992 French pharmacovigilance conference Paris, november 26 and 27, 1992: drug-induced priapism

p.123

1992 French pharmacovigilance conference Paris, november 26 and 27, 1992: psychosexual disturbances on apomorphine

p.123

1992 French pharmacovigilance conference Paris, november 26 and 27, 1992: convulsions after benzodiazepine withdrawal

p.123

1992 French pharmacovigilance conference Paris, november 26 and 27, 1992: serious anaphylactic reactions to quinolones

p.123

1992 French pharmacovigilance conference Paris, november 26 and 27, 1992: impotence due to omeprazole?

p.123

1992 French pharmacovigilance conference Paris, november 26 and 27, 1992: drug-induced benign intracranial hypertension

p.123

1992 French pharmacovigilance conference Paris, november 26 and 27, 1992: gingival hyperplasia with calcium antagonists

p.123

Transient deafness due to erythromycin

p.124

Methotrexate-induced pneumonitis

p.124-125

Rhabdomyolysis due to fenoverine

p.125

Reviews


Consensus conferences in search of quality

p.126-130

Consensus development conferences and expert consensus

p.130

Lyme disease

p.131-133

Headache induced by analgesics and antimigraine drugs

p.134-136

Teratogenic risk of oral retinoids

p.136-139

Renal risks of NSAIDs

p.140-141

Unnecessary lipid assays

p.141-142

Forum


Drug/PVC infusion pack interactions

p.143

One standard for france, another for Africa?

p.143

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