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FDA approves Jynarque for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.-Otsuka.

Otsuka has announced that the FDA has approved Jynarque (tolvaptan) as the first drug treatment to slow kidney function decline...

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Phase III trial of Samsca slows kidney function decline in polycystic kidney disease.- Otsuka.

In the phase III, multi-center, randomized withdrawal, placebo controlled, double-blind REPRISE trial Samsca (tolvaptan), from Otsuka, slowed kidney function decline...

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NICE recommends Samsca (tolvaptan) for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease- Otsuka

NICE recommends Samsca (tolvaptan), from Otsuka, be made available for treating autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) in adults with...

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Tolvaptan in the treatment of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: patient selection and special considerations.

Standard of care therapies for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) may limit morbidity and mortality due to disease-related complications, but they do not delay disease progression.

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Is the light at the end of the tunnel nigh? A review of ADPKD focusing on the burden of disease and tolvaptan as a new treatment.

Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) causes pathological cystic changes to the kidney and is characterized by numerous renal and systemic manifestations.

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Characteristics of primary nocturnal enuresis in adults: an epidemiological study.

To evaluate the prevalence and characteristics of primary nocturnal enuresis (PNE) in adults in Hong Kong, as there are currently limited epidemiological data in adults.

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Men's health is a forgotten topic. To be honest, we men are mostly to blame. We've clung to our masculine misconceptions and repeatedly refused to engage the healthcare community. Who can blame us, we're invincible and we're going to live forever, right? Well, not exactly. Let's look at some of the reasons men's health is one of the least engaged topics in healthcare.