News of World Medicine
New method to treat COVID-19

Scientists are going to treat COVID-19 with the venom of Brazilian viper

New antiviral drugs to treat herpes and COVID-19

The new development can be the basis for a new category of antiviral drugs. They will be able to cover a very wide range of infections, such as herpes and COVID-19

Effect of vitamin D on patients with prediabetes

The clinical study did not find a significant effect of vitamin D on the condition of the kidneys in patients with prediabetes

Weight loss when switching the treatment from insulin to dulaglutide

The decreased HbA1 and body weight loss as early as six months were observed in patients switched from insulin therapy to dulaglutide

A new cancer drug has been approved

A new drug by Merck is going to be the first systemic therapy for a rare genetic disorder associated with an increased risk of certain types of cancer

Tick-borne encephalitis vaccine

The FDA has approved a tick-borne encephalitis vaccine named TicoVac for active immunization of adults and children

Coronavirus Spray

Scientists have created a coronavirus spray that is able to protect against all types of strains of greatest concern

Plasma-based drug has been approved for dermatomyositis

The FDA has given approval for Octagam 10% for the treatment of dermatomyositis in adults

Treatment of cannabis-based drug for glioblastoma

Scientists from the University of Leeds have started using Sativex along with chemotherapy for recurrent glioblastoma

Antibiotics increases the risk of colorectal cancer

Scientists have focused on the urgent need to reduce the irrational use of antibiotics