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This trial is testing the safety and effectiveness of a new investigational drug for the treatment of Cushing’s Syndrome. Under the supervision of qualified physicians, cortisol levels and symptoms of Cushing’s Syndrome will be closely followed along with any signs of side effects. 262 more words
Hypercortisolemia in Cushing’s syndrome can be controlled with Metopirone therapy, according to recent study findings published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
John Newell-Price, PhD, FRCP, of the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom, and colleagues evaluated 195 patients with Cushing’s syndrome to determine the effect of Metopirone (metyrapone, HRA Pharma) on the control of excess cortisol. 364 more words
Measuring 24-hour urinary free cortisol with liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry is the most accurate first-line diagnostic tool for diagnosing Cushing’s syndrome in adults, according to research published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. 419 more words