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International Headache Society Guidelines for Trials of Preventive Treatment of Pediatric Migraine – Clinical Pain Advisor

Supported by evidence-based practice and validated methodologies, the International Headache Society (IHS) and regulatory bodies published a new series of recommendations intended to guide the design, conduct, and reporting of well-controlled trials of preventive treatment of migraine in children and adolescents. This report was published in Cephalalgia. The investigators developed these recommendations as an outgrowth… Read More »

Thank you, Jardiance: Diabetes drug sales ease Boehringer’s patent-loss pain

As sales of its blockbuster asthma and COPD drug Spiriva flagged in 2018, Boehringer Ingelheim needed a boost from its other products. Turns out diabetes was the key. The German drugmaker reported an impressive 52.5% increase in sales from its partnership with Eli Lilly on the Jardiance family of SGLT2 diabetes drugs, including Synjardi and… Read More »