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New Drug Approvals hydroxyprogesterone caproate (Makena), a hormone used to reduce the  risk of preterm birth  lurasidone hydrochloride (Latuda), an antipsychotic used in patients with  schizophrenia
New Drug Warnings toremifene citrate – black box warning revised to address risk of prolonged QTc  intervals  norelgestromin and ethinyl estradiol transdermal system – black box  warning updated to address risk of venous thromboembolism
News Capsules Early retroviral therapy for HIV patients may reduce risk of infecting partners    Study suggests that nitrous oxide may relieve anxiety in children receiving  I.V. lines  Study compares two drugs in treatment of age-related macular degeneration  Study suggests drug used in adults with sickle cell anemia may also  benefit children
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