Anti-inflammation drug canakinumab shows promise

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RobertC
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   Posted 8/28/2017 8:16 AM (GMT -6)   
Major drug study opens up vast new opportunities in combating heart disease

(Please do not post entire studies here. You can post a short summary and a link to them and keep from taking up so much space. Thank you.)

/www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/08/170827101551.htm

Post Edited (RobertC) : 8/28/2017 7:49:50 AM (GMT-6)


theHTreturns...
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   Posted 8/31/2017 4:13 AM (GMT -6)   
yep, it has had clinical trials, was on the idiot box today stating that it shows promise in eliminating secondary heart attack / stroke. however, prone to infection are people using it. here in australia it is only being used in severe cases and is expensive. nice read however more research is needed. thx for that info robertc.
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