Document Detail

Oral treprostinil diethanolamine for pulmonary arterial hypertension.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25409915     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
The approval of oral treprostinil is a landmark event in the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension. Nineteen years after epoprostenol was approved we now have an oral prostanoid available in the USA. Although the current data in prostanoid naïve patients are unimpressive, emerging data suggest that in carefully selected patients oral treprostinil may be able to replace continuously infused treprostinil; however, many hurdles exist for this new medication including overcoming a complex side effect profile, astronomical cost and perhaps other entrants into the oral prostanoid space.
Jeremy Feldman; Yunhee Im; Kirat Gill
Related Documents :
17547615 - Sustained ventricular tachycardia in apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, midcavitary ob...
25409915 - Oral treprostinil diethanolamine for pulmonary arterial hypertension.
14004705 - An aluminum marker for the differentiation and separation of virulent and attenuated po...
25483205 - Erratum: sphenoid sinus mucocele caused by a completely thrombosed intracavernous carot...
9829885 - Transcatheter closure of an anomalous venous connection by a novel method.
2197765 - Arteriovenous fistulas after median sternotomy--report of 2 cases and review of the lit...
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-11-20
Journal Detail:
Title:  Expert review of clinical pharmacology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1751-2441     ISO Abbreviation:  Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol     Publication Date:  2014 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-11-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  2014-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101278296     Medline TA:  Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  1-6     Citation Subset:  -    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  Initial fluconazole prophylaxis may not be required in adults with acute leukemia or myelodysplastic...
Next Document:  Oral exposure of mice to cadmium (II), chromium (VI) and their mixture induce oxidative- and endopla...