Author Archives: Patricia Inacio PhD

One-Year Cytoxan Treatment Improves Lung Function in Scleroderma-ILD Patients, Trials Show

Treatment for one year with the immunosuppressant Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide) improves lung function in scleroderma patients with interstitial lung disease (SSc-ILD) — but these benefits wear off after stopping treatment, data from Phase 3 trials show. The study, “Cyclophosphamide for Systemic Sclerosis-related Interstitial Lung Disease: A Comparison of…