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A European watchdog group is calling for a painkiller that has been used for over 40 years to be taken off shelves.
LAIYANG, China, June 18 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Jiangbo Pharmaceuticals Enterprises, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: JGBO) (the "Company", "Jiangbo"), a U.S.
On Friday, federal health officials got together for a public hearing on whether to ban Darvon, a painkiller first approved in 1957.
People with prostate cancer could find relief from a natural substance found in cough medicine.
A study published today in the December issue of the European medical journal Anticancer Research demonstrates that an ingredient used in a common cough suppressant may be useful in treating advanced prostate cancer.
Industry to continue its multi-pronged effort to raise awareness of dangers WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a statement by Linda A.
Health Canada is advising nursing mothers about a very rare, but serious health risk to breastfed babies if nursing mothers use codeine. Health officials say codeine is converted by the body into morphine and some people convert codeine into morphine more rapidly and completely than others.
By Anonymous Authorities in the United Kingdom have removed six cough medicines from their pharmacies and moved about 100 other products to "behind the counter" until their labeling is changed to state they are not for children under two years of age.
To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Elizabeth Funderburk of Consumer Healthcare Products Association, +1-202-429-3520 (w), +1-202-256-5677 (m) Announce nationwide town hall meetings as part of educational effort WASHINGTON,July 17/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) and the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) are pleased to lend their support to S.Res.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warns that women who take codeine while nursing put their infants at risk of morphine overdose. The risk occurs when the mother is an ultra-rapid metabolizer of codeine, the FDA said Friday in a release.
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