Urticaria

Common Name(s)

Urticaria, Hives

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Urticaria" returned 677 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association between sleep disorders and subsequent chronic spontaneous urticaria development: A population-based cohort study.
 

Author(s): Guan-Yi He, Tsen-Fang Tsai, Cheng-Li Lin, Hong-Mo Shih, Tai-Yi Hsu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Aug;97(34):e11992.

 

Patients with chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) often have sleep disorders (SDs) because of pruritus. However, SDs might also contribute to the development of CSU. Here, we present the first population-based cohort study on the association between SDs and subsequent CSU development.This ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Yellow urticaria in a patient on prophylactic antiretroviral therapy.
 

Author(s): Luciana Mendes, Guilherme Augusto Pivoto João, Louise Makarem Oliveira

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;93(4):618-619.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Real-World Characteristics and Treatment Patterns in Patients with Urticaria Initiating Omalizumab in the United States.
 

Author(s): Xuehua Ke, Abhishek Kavati, Debra Wertz, Qing Huang, Liya Wang, Vincent J Willey, Judith J Stephenson, Benjamin Ortiz, Brandee Paknis, Jonathan A Bernstein, Lisa A Beck

Journal: J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2018 Jul;24(7):598-606.

 

Omalizumab is indicated for the management of chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU) in patients aged 12 years or older with persistent hives that are not adequately controlled by H1 antihistamines. While its safety and efficacy in CIU patients have been evaluated in multiple clinical ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Urticaria" returned 73 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Efficacy and safety of Xiaofeng powder (xiao feng san) in treating urticaria: A protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
 

Author(s): Guoming Chen, Jinlong Zhao, Tengyu Chen, Zhaoping Zhang, Chuyao Huang, Zhirui Xu, Hua Xu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Nov;97(45):e13039.

 

Urticaria is a common skin disease that has a high impact on a patient's daily life. Xiaofeng powder (XFP) is one of the most commonly used Chinese herbal formula in China for urticaria. However, due to the lack of systematic evaluations, its clinical efficacy remains controversial. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Efficacy and safety of Tripterygium wilfordii hook F for chronic urticaria: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Liu Liu, Huaibo Zhao, Xiaoying Sun, Qi Zheng, Ying Luo, Yi Ru, Ying Zhang, Xi Chen, Bo Zhu, Chengqian Yin, Bin Li, Xin Li

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The first-line agents comprising antihistamines for chronic urticaria, are not completely satisfactory. Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F (TwHF), a Chinese herb, has been developed into several Tripterygium agents and have definite effects on autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. In chronic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Chronic Urticaria: Following Practice Guidelines.
 

Author(s): E P Westby, C Lynde, G Sussman

Journal: Skin Therapy Lett.. 2018 05;23(3):1-4.

 

Histamine is a key inflammatory player in the pathogenesis of urticaria, a mast-cell-driven disease characterized clinically by the development of wheals, angioedema, or both. Changes to the management of chronic spontaneous urticaria have recently been adopted due to increasing literature ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Role of Endothelial Cells in the Pathogenesis of Chronic Urticaria.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Urticaria

 

Last Updated: 16 Feb 2018

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Study to Investigate the Efficacy and Safety of QGE031 in Adolescent Patients With Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria

 

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2018

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