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Omadacyline Now Available in IV, Oral Forms for CABP, ABSSSI

February 08, 2019 This article originally appeared here. Share this content: Paratek also announced the availability of 3 FDA-approved antimicrobial susceptibility tests. Paratek announced the launch of Nuzyra (omadacycline) for the treatment of adults with community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP) and acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI). It is the first once-daily antibiotic approved to… Read More »

Oral Allopregnanolone Analogue for Postpartum Depression Treatment

In 2015, we first reported on SAGE-547 (SAGE Therapeutics), a new medication for the treatment of postpartum depression (PPD).  SAGE-547, now called brexanolone, is a neurosteroid, an analogue of allopregnanolone and an allosteric modulator of GABAA receptors.  Since that time, Sage Therapeutics has conducted three randomized controlled trials, enrolling a total of 247 women diagnosed… Read More »