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2014-02-04 20:23:48

DUBLIN, February 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wnzm6k/therapeutic_drug) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis on the International Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Markets" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wnzm6k/therapeutic_drug ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) is an important clinical assessment...

2014-01-23 23:20:20

Additional post-market surveillance is required to accurately determine potential risks of products containing caffeine. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 SafetyCall International today issued a statement in response to the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) report released last week, “Examining Safety: Workshop Summary of Caffeine in Food and Dietary Supplements.” SafetyCall’s President of Regulatory and Scientific Affairs Dr. Richard Kingston, who participated in the workshop,...

2014-01-08 12:30:30

TSC Press Critically Reviews Garcinia Cambogia Extract. Clinical studies expose efficacy and safety of Garcinia Cambogia extract as a weight loss supplement. LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With the rise in popularity of Garcinia Cambogia researchers are focused on the safety and side effects of the natural supplement. When looking to buy a weight loss supplement most people are concerned with two things: the efficacy (whether it works or not) and the side effects (positive and...

2014-01-07 12:26:56

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCYC) today announced that an Independent Data Monitoring Committee (IDMC) unanimously recommended that the Phase III RESONATE study, PCYC-1112-CA, a head-to-head comparison of IMBRUVICA(TM) (ibrutinib) versus ofatumumab, be stopped early because the primary and a key secondary endpoint of the study have been met. At the planned interim analysis, the Phase III RESONATE study demonstrated that IMBRUVICA showed...

2013-12-19 23:29:23

A Dallas, TX compounding pharmacy is recalling all unexpired sterile medications nationwide. Consumers can call 214-349-8000 for more information. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Abrams Royal Pharmacy is voluntarily recalling all unexpired lots of sterile products dispensed nationwide due to concerns of lack of sterility assurance. Sterile products are injectable medications, IVs, eye drops, pellet implants, nasal sprays, inhalation solutions, and eye ointments. All recalled...

2013-12-18 11:22:15

Endocrine Society unveils scientific statement on the health consequences of performance-enhancing drugs A new Scientific Statement issued today by The Endocrine Society represents a comprehensive evaluation of available information on the prevalence and medical consequences of the use of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). The statement highlights the clinical pharmacology, adverse effects and detection of many substances often classified as PEDs, identifies gaps in knowledge and aims to...

2013-12-06 23:24:00

An article published on November 19, 2013 on the Center for Advancing Health website, reported on a study that suggested a relationship between the Gardasil media coverage and the number of reported side effects (1). polyDNA reviews the article and recommends Gene-Eden-VIR to safely target the latent HPV. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 A study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health found a correlation between media coverage and the number of side effects reported on...

2013-12-05 23:46:26

Sometimes the cure can be worse than the disease. Pharmaceutical drugs are known for their potential side effects, and an important aspect of personalized medicine is to tailor therapies to individuals to reduce the chances of adverse events. Now researchers from North Carolina State University have updated an extensive toxicology database so that it can be used to track information about therapeutic drugs and their unintentional toxic effects. “Environmental science actually shares a...

2013-12-04 11:03:49

Implementation of a multifaceted program to improve patient handoffs (change in staff caring for a patient) among physicians-in-training residents at a children's hospital was associated with a reduction in medical errors and preventable adverse events, according to a study appearing in the December 4 issue of JAMA, a medical education theme issue. Handoff miscommunications are a leading cause of medical errors. "The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Accreditation...

2013-11-19 12:30:04

Recall expanded to include: Raspberry Lemonade OxyELITE Pro Super Thermo Powder DALLAS, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USPlabs LLC, Dallas, TX is voluntarily conducting a national recall of all lots and sizes of the OxyElite Pro dietary supplement products listed below. These products contain Aegeline, a synthesized version of a natural extract from the Bael tree. Epidemiological evidence shows that use of these products has been associated with serious adverse health consequences,...