english.prescrire.org > Spotlight > 100 most recent

Spotlight

Every month, the subjects in Prescrire’s Spotlight.

100 most recent :  1 | 10 | 20 | 30 | 40 | 50 | 60 | 70 | 80 | 90

Tramadol: an opioid analgesic to be used with caution

Thyroid hormone treatment: no proof of benefit in asymptomatic subclinical hypothyroidism

Measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR): no link with autism

In the May issue of Prescrire International: Dulaglutide (Trulicity°) and type 2 diabetes. No reduction in all-cause mortality or cardiovascular mortality

Rumours that kill

Dry eye: sometimes associated with antimuscarinic drugs

Pregabalin (Lyrica° or other brands) and gabapentin (Neurontin° or other brands): known dangers and uncertainties during pregnancy

Cytotoxic drugs: risks for healthcare professionals

New data on the cardiac adverse effects of the combination of hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil°) with azithromycin (Zithromax° or other brands)

Covid-19 and hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil°): new data show no evidence of efficacy

1 | 10 | 20 | 30 | 40 | 50 | 60 | 70 | 80 | 90