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FDA Approves New Treatments Vyndaqel (tafamidis meglumine) and Vyndamax (tafamidis) for Heart Disease Caused by Transthyretin Mediated Amyloidosis

Print this page May 06, 2019 — On May 3, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Vyndaqel (tafamidis meglumine) and Vyndamax (tafamidis) capsules for the treatment of the heart disease (cardiomyopathy) caused by transthyretin mediated amyloidosis (ATTR-CM) in adults. These are the first FDA-approved treatments for ATTR-CM. Vyndaqel and Vyndamax have the same active… Read More »

Missouri teen, 15, left blinded after mystery illness caused face to swell and bleed from her eyes 

Missouri teen, 15, blinded after mysterious illness caused her face to swell and bleed from her eyes WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT After a family cruise in July 2017, Jordyn Walker, 15, of Smithville, Missouri, had bloody diarrhea and severe stomach pains Doctors diagnosed her with a sinus infection, but then she lost her senses of taste… Read More »