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PDEA makes 'first' apprehension of potent new drug

PDEA makes 'first' apprehension of potent new drug Based on the PNP Crime Lab results, the 56 suspected fly high capsules confiscated from the two suspects reportedly contained methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu) and Sildenafil, a drug used to treat erectile dysfunction. During last Thursday's buy … Full News here – Read more on Sun.Star

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GSK Gets FDA Approval For Asthma Drug Arnuity Ellipta

GSK Gets FDA Approval For Asthma Drug Arnuity Ellipta (RTTNews.com) – GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK, GSK.L) said Wednesday that the FDA has approved Arnuity Ellipta, a once-daily inhaled corticosteroid medicine for maintenance treatment of asthma as prophylactic therapy in patients aged 12 years and older. Full News here – Read more on NASDAQ

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UCSC professor searches for new type of cancer drug

UCSC professor searches for new type of cancer drug SANTA CRUZ >> A new class of breast cancer drugs may be on the horizon, due to research led by UC Santa Cruz professor Seth Rubin. Rubin was awarded a $ 350,000 federal grant to fund his research on retinoblastoma, a protein that doesn't work … Full […]

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Drug Is Approved as Treatment for Cervical Cancer

Drug Is Approved as Treatment for Cervical Cancer The Food and Drug Administration has approved Avastin — made by Genentech, a unit of the Swiss drug maker Roche — for a new use against late-stage cervical cancer, the seventh indication for the biotech drug, which had global sales of $ 6.25 billion … Full News […]

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Will FDA Soon Allow Drug Makers to 'Reserve' Drug Names?

Will FDA Soon Allow Drug Makers to 'Reserve' Drug Names? For example, few would be able to tell you what drug sildenafil is, but nearly everyone would be able to recall its brand name, Viagra. However, because brand names are generally shorter than the established non-proprietary name for a drug, the … Full News here […]

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Mesothelioma Cells Respond Better to Chemotherapy Drug When Pretreated

Mesothelioma Cells Respond Better to Chemotherapy Drug When Pretreated … Chemotherapy with platinum-based drugs like cisplatin is the fist-line treatment for pleural mesothelioma, an asbestos-linked cancer that starts on the mesothelium surrounding the lungs . One of the biggest challenges of chemotherapy is how to kill as … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Malaria Drug, Artesunate, Brings Asthma Sufferers Breathing Relief With Fewer

Malaria Drug, Artesunate, Brings Asthma Sufferers Breathing Relief With Fewer … Allergic asthma is one of the most common asthmas, affecting over 50 percent of the 20 million Americans who suffer from asthma, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. It's triggered by typical allergens like dust, pollen, pet … Full News here […]

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NICE likes Lundbeck's alcohol-addiction drug Selincro

NICE likes Lundbeck's alcohol-addiction drug Selincro The Denmark-based company has been recovering the last few years from faltering revenues after the patent loss on its antidepressant drug, sold in the U.S. as Lexapro. Its first-quarter sales were off 7% from the same period a year ago to 3.6 billion … Full News here – Read […]

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Artesunate drug can be used to control asthma, finds NUS study

Artesunate drug can be used to control asthma, finds NUS study Asthmatic patients may soon have a more effective way to control the condition, thanks to a new pharmacological discovery by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS). The team, led by Associate Professor Fred Wong from the Department … Full News here – Read […]

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( PCFTF PT ) Expiry of Chinese Patent for Erectile Dysfunction Drug Opens

( PCFTF PT ) Expiry of Chinese Patent for Erectile Dysfunction Drug Opens … The Investigation Report on China Sildenafil Market, 2009-2018 by China Research and Intelligence reports that "there are over 50 million males suffering from sexual dysfunction in China. Statistics indicates that more than 60% of males aged above 35 … Full News […]

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Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher

Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher The moderating impact on costs in recent years from a wave of blockbuster brand-name drugs going generic, from Lipitor to Lexapro, has faded, they said. A pharmacy benefit management company forecasted accelerating prescription-drug cost increases in … Full News here – Read more on MNI News

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Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher

Reality Check: US Consumer Drug Costs Climb Ever Higher The moderating impact on costs in recent years from a wave of blockbuster brand-name drugs going generic, from Lipitor to Lexapro, has faded, they said. A pharmacy benefit management company forecasted accelerating prescription-drug cost increases in … Full News here – Read more on MNI News

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MarketResearchReports.Com: Major Depressive Disorder: 5EU Drug Forecast

MarketResearchReports.Com: Major Depressive Disorder: 5EU Drug Forecast … The value of the depression market in France is expected to fall following patent expiries for Lundbeck's Lexapro in 2014, Eli Lilly's Cymbalta in 2014, Otsuka Pharmaceutical/BMS's Abilify in 2014, and AstraZeneca's Seroquel XR in 2017. Publisher … Full News here – Read more on DigitalJournal.com

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3 Things to Know About the Erectile Dysfunction Drug Cialis

3 Things to Know About the Erectile Dysfunction Drug Cialis The makers of Cialis are pushing to make their blockbuster erectile dysfunction drug available over-the-counter – a move that could land the little orange tablet on drug store shelves alongside decongestants and other bathroom cabinet staples. Sanofi … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Red Wine Compound and Leukemia Drug Target Mesothelioma Cells

Red Wine Compound and Leukemia Drug Target Mesothelioma Cells To better understand how the combination works synergistically to kill mesothelioma cells, the researchers conducted a variety of tests on the protein levels of the treated cells. They found that the resveratrol/clofarabine combination increased … Full News here – Read more on Surviving Mesothelioma

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