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2014-10-17 23:03:44

Millennium Treatment Group discusses the possible ban on kratom in Palm Beach County. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Concerns about the addictiveness of kratom and its possible health risks have prompted county officials in Palm Beach County to consider a ban on the substance. Kratom is often used in a drink called Kava, delivering a pick-me-up substitute for coffee and caffeine. Kratom is considered highly dangerous by many and has supposedly been tied to several deaths,...

2014-10-15 08:31:48

TYLENOL® SMILING IT FORWARD(TM) Ambassador & Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD Provides Tips For Keeping the Family Healthy During Cold & Flu Season FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no secret that cold and flu season can be one of the most worrisome times for new moms. According to a recent survey conducted by Mom Central in partnership with the makers of TYLENOL®, 52% of moms agree that a baby's first fever is the most challenging motherhood moment, and 82% report they...

2014-10-10 12:24:40

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (BDSI) (NASDAQ: BDSI) announced that J. Chris Prue, RPh, MBA has joined BDSI as Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance. Mr. Prue brings more than 30 years of pharmaceutical industry experience in regulatory affairs and quality assurance to BDSI. He has held positions of increasing responsibility at The Upjohn Company, Glaxo Inc., GlaxoWellcome and Purdue Pharma LP. Recently...

2014-10-08 23:01:04

The Firm is evaluating Tylenol lawsuits on behalf of individuals who suffered serious liver damage, allegedly due to the acetaminophen in over-the-counter Tylenol products. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 As Tylenol lawsuits (http://www.tylenollawsuitclaims.com/) move forward in federal court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has issued draft guidance regarding over-the-counter liquid pediatric medications that contain...

2014-10-06 12:29:49

New white paper released as hydrocodone is reclassified as a Schedule II drug ITASCA, Ill., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the National Safety Council released a white paper, Evidence for the efficacy of pain medications, compiling research showing the combination of over-the-counter pain medications ibuprofen and acetaminophen are more effective at treating acute pain than opioid painkillers. As patients find that they are unable to refill their hydrocodone...

2014-09-28 23:02:19

The Firm is actively evaluating Tylenol lawsuits on behalf of individuals who sustained sudden liver failure that required hospitalization, the need for a transplant, and/or resulted in death allegedly caused by the over-the-counter medication. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 Tylenol lawsuits (http://www.tylenollawsuitclaims.com/) in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania are continuing to move forward, as parties prepare for the federal litigation’s status conference in October,...

2014-09-28 12:21:15

OTTAWA, Sept. 28, 2014 /CNW/ -The issue: Teva Canada Limited, in consultation with Health Canada, is recalling one lot (#669745) of Biomedic Acetaminophen with Codeine (30 caplets with 300 mg acetaminophen and 8 mg codeine) due to missing child-resistant packaging. Who is affected: This product poses a risk to children who could open the bottle and ingest the bottle's contents. Codeine is not recommended for use in children under 12 years old. Codeine overdose is associated with breathing...

2014-09-25 08:26:47

Always "Double Check; Don't Double Up" When Treating Symptoms WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the countdown to cold and flu season begins, consumers are getting flu shots and increasing their purchases of cold and flu medicines. The Acetaminophen Awareness Coalition (AAC) is issuing a safety message to consumers, reminding them to double check their medicine labels to avoid doubling up on medicines with acetaminophen when treating symptoms during the upcoming cold and...

2014-09-23 08:31:03

KemPharm Joins CLADD in Support of Legislation from Health Canada to Encourage More Responsible Development and Administration of Prescription Opioids CORALVILLE, Iowa, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KemPharm, Inc., a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of proprietary new molecular entity (NME) prodrugs, announced today that it received a No Objection Letter (NOL) from Health Canada to begin clinical trials in Canada for its lead...

2014-09-15 12:28:06

DUBLIN, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Paracetamol (Acetaminophen) (CAS 103-90-2) Market Research Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Paracetamol (Acetaminophen) (CAS 103-90-2) Market Research Report 2014 presents comprehensive data on paracetamol (acetaminophen) markets globally and regionally (Europe, Asia, North America etc.) The report includes paracetamol (acetaminophen)...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.