The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Low-Dose Colchicine for Coronary Artery Disease
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The centuries-old anti-inflammatory drug colchicine (Colcrys, and others) is FDA-approved for prophylaxis and treatment of gout flares and for treatment of familial Mediterranean fever. It is also used off-label to treat pericarditis, and in recent years has been investigated for reduction of cardiovascular risk in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). ... more
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