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Hypersensitivity reactions to systemic glucocorticoids
Glucocorticoids are prescribed for their immunosuppressive, antiproliferative, anti-inflammatory, and antiallergenic effects ... Alternative glucocorticoids for use in cases of adverse reaction to systemic glucocorticoids: a study on 10 patients. Br J ... An early report in the 1950s described 6700 glucocorticoid injections given to 2256 patients . There were 20 instances of ... Hypersensitivity reactions to systemic glucocorticoids. Author. Rima Rachid, MD. Rima Rachid, MD ...http://www.uptodate.com/contents/hypersensitivity-reactions-to-systemic-glucocorticoids
Protective effect of VK2 on glucocorticoid-treated MC3T3-E1 cells
Kim BY, Yoon HY, Yun SI, Woo ER, Song NK, Kim HG, Jeong SY and Chung YS: In vitro and in vivo inhibition of glucocorticoid- ... Glucocorticoids (GCs) have been extensively used in the treatment of a variety of diseases, due to their potent anti- ... Shi C, Huang P, Kang H, Hu B, Qi J, Jiang M, Zhou H, Guo L and Deng L: Glucocorticoid inhibits cell proliferation in ... Sasaki N, Kusano E, Takahashi H, Ando Y, Yano K, Tsuda E and Asano Y: Vitamin K2 inhibits glucocorticoid-induced bone loss ...https://spandidos-publications.com/ijmm/39/1/160
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Subjects receiving intramuscular glucocorticoids e.g methylprednisolone (£120 mg/month) must be on a stable dosing regimen for ... The subject has received intra-articular glucocorticoids within 1 month of screening. ... oral glucocorticoids e.g. prednisolone (£10mg/day) must be on stable dosing regimens for at least 4 weeks prior to screening ...https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00674635
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Reversal of glucocorticoid resistance in human lymphoid malignancies with histone deacetylase inhibitors. Rocco Piazza, Petra ... Glucocorticoids (GCs) are a crucial component in all protocols for the treatment of human lymphoid malignancies, including ... Reversal of glucocorticoid resistance in human lymphoid malignancies with histone deacetylase inhibitors ... Reversal of glucocorticoid resistance in human lymphoid malignancies with histone deacetylase inhibitors ...http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/68/9_Supplement/2464
Elucidating the identity of resistance mechanisms to prednisolone exposure in acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells through...
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Anti-inflammatory Actions of Glucocorticoids: Molecular Mechanisms | Clinical Science
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Rebel Science News: Anesthetics and Glucocorticoids for ALS
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Fracture risk with intermittent high-dose oral glucocorticoid therapy. - Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and...
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Designing Safer Glucocorticoid Drugs - Redorbit
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Glucocorticoids Key in Vasculitis Trial | Medpage Today
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Glucocorticoids in laryngology: A review.
To provide the otolaryngologist an evidence-based sound review of glucocorticoid use for laryngeal pathology. Review of ... CONCLUSIONS: Glucocorticoids are effective in the treatment of a number of laryngeal pathologies, through both systemic and ... RESULTS: Glucocorticoids, administered in the critical care setting for planned extubation, markedly reducing the risk of ... However, a clear consensus for utilization of glucocorticoids in the treatment of specific laryngeal disorders has yet to be ...http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Glucocorticoids-in-laryngology-review/24474440.html
Pediatric Adrenal Insufficiency (Addison Disease) Medication: Mineralocorticoids, Glucocorticoids
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Combination therapy of glucocorticoids and proteasome inhibitors
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Make research projects and school reports about Glucocorticoids easy with credible articles from our FREE, online encyclopedia ... Glucocorticoids can also be artificially made, and are usually referred to as glucocorticoid drugs. Examples of glucocorticoids ... Glucocorticoids and metabolism. As well as affecting the inflammatory process, glucocorticoids have an effect on the ... Glucocorticoids. Definition. Glucocorticoids are naturally-produced steroid hormones, or synthetic compounds, that inhibit the ...https://www.encyclopedia.com/science-and-technology/biochemistry/biochemistry/glucocorticoids
Intra-articular glucocorticoids for acute gout | Cochrane
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