The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new, third-generation inhalation device, the TD-300/A, for use with Tyvaso (treprostinil) Inhalation Solution, United Therapeutics Corporation announced. Tyvaso is a prostacyclin vasodilator indicated for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) to improve exercise ability. Tyvaso was approved by the FDA

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Nearly 1 in 10 lupus patients also develop pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), a condition where the blood pressure is too high in the arteries that go from the heart to the lungs, according to researchers. But despite it being life-threatening, the condition may remain undiagnosed if there are no symptoms,

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Tyvaso is approved to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension United Therapeutics announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved TD-300/A, a new inhalation device for use with Tyvaso (treprostinil) inhalation solution.  Tyvaso, a prostacyclin vasodilator, was initially approved in 2009 for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) WHO

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On November 22, 2013, a 4-year-old girl named Nora Bostrom died at a hospital in California. Nora had pulmonary hypertension, a lung issue that can be deadly all on its own. But in the year leading up to her death, Nora also suffered from four infections that weakened her further.