Thiazolidinediones and Risk of Heart Failure

April 2010
Travel Medicine Advisor;Apr2010 Supplement, p1
The article offers updates on the safety use of drugs in the U.S. A report revealed that the use of Thiazolidinediones (TZDs) is associated on the increased risk for cardiovascular diseases. The use of selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) with tamoxifen reduces the risks of women with breast cancer to higher breast cancer mortality. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned the use of long-acting beta agonists (LABAs) drugs for it adds to the worsening of symptoms in asthma.


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