Nadciśnieniowy “gorący ziemniak” – wycofanie z rynku niektórych sartanów – dane z USA

J. Brian Byrd i wsp. Hypertension Hot Potato — Anatomy of the Angiotensin-Receptor Blocker Recalls. NEJM 2019; 380:1589-1591 (dostępny pełen tekst ang.)

FDA officials believe that U.S. patients have been ingesting ARBs containing carcinogenic impurities for approximately 4 years; they estimate that for every 8000 patients taking the highest dose of an affected product for the full 4 years, one new cancer above the background incidence would be expected …

NEJM, 13 marca 2019