Brian Park, PharmD

Brian Park, PharmD

Drug Information Specialist
Brian Park, PharmD, is a Drug Information Specialist at MPR. A graduate of the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers University, Brian worked as a pharmacy manager at Stop & Shop Pharmacy for 8 years. He is a certified diabetes care pharmacist.

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Liquid Formulation of Colchicine Now Available for Gout Management

Avion Pharmaceuticals announced the launch of Gloperba (colchicine) oral solution for prophylaxis of gout flares in adults. Gloperba is a ready-to-use solution for oral administration containing 0.12mg/mL of colchicine. The approval was based on evidence from published literature supporting the efficacy of colchicine in patients with chronic gout. In 2 randomized clinical trials, treatment with…


Novel Antibiotic Combo Beats Piperacillin-Tazobactam in Complicated UTI Trial

The combination of cefepime, a cephalosporin antibiotic, and enmetazobactam, a novel extended-spectrum β-lactamase inhibitor (Exblifep; Allecra Therapeutics) was found to be superior to piperacillin-tazobactam in the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI), including acute pyelonephritis, according to top-line results from the phase 3 ALLIUM trial. The double-blind, non-inferiority study included 1034 patients randomized to…

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