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2014-02-18 00:21:52

#GutCheckAGA PSA Video Addresses How to Safely Use Over-the-Counter Pain Medicine BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the cold and flu season peaks, adults may take multiple over-the-counter (OTC) pain medicines to treat their pain and fever symptoms. Yet many are unaware of the serious liver or gastrointestinal damage that can result from the overdose or overuse of common OTC pain medicine ingredients. To help adults safely take these medicines, the American Gastroenterological...

2014-02-14 08:26:09

RARITAN, N.J., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Research & Development, LLC (Janssen) announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued complete response letters (CRLs) regarding supplemental New Drug Applications (sNDAs) for the use of XARELTO(®) (rivaroxaban), an oral anticoagulant, to reduce the risk of secondary cardiovascular events - defined as heart attack, stroke or death - in patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and to reduce the risk of stent...

2014-02-12 08:29:39

Vireo's latest marketing efforts emphasize its commitment to educating consumers who are seeking an alternative to Ibuprofen and NSAIDs MADISON, Tenn., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vireo Systems has recently completed a major packaging and design initiative for its flagship product, AminoActiv ® (http://aminoactiv.com) the #1 alternative to Ibuprofen and NSAIDs. New product labeling and packaging formats are intended to raise AminoActiv's visibility to consumers searching for...

2014-02-11 16:26:04

WHIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare today issued the following press statement from Dr. Irene Laurora, Vice President, US Medical Affairs, following a joint meeting of the Arthritis Advisory Committee (AAC) and Drug Safety Committee and Risk Management Advisory Committee (DSaRM) on February 10-11, 2014. The joint Advisory Committee panel reviewed the data and analyses published since the last non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) panel review in 2005...

2014-02-10 08:26:43

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Nuvo Research Inc. (TSX: NRI), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a diverse portfolio of topical and immunology products today announced the U.S. commercial launch of PENNSAID (diclofenac sodium topical solution) 2% w/w (PENNSAID 2%) by its U.S. commercial licensee Mallinckrodt (NYSE:MNK). PENNSAID 2% is the first twice per day topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) approved for use in the United States for the...

2014-01-28 08:30:03

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Next time a headache strikes, even a migraine, you might want to skip the aspirin and reach for an essential oil. Clinical trials show, for example, that essential oil of lavender relieves migraine pain and accompanying symptoms by 72%. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140128/PH53461-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140128/PH53461-b) In comparison, the Migraine Treatment Group reports that Tylenol helps migraines about 50%...

2014-01-17 08:22:56

- Mallinckrodt to Launch PENNSAID 2% in the U.S. in Q1 2014 - MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Nuvo Research Inc. (TSX:NRI), a specialty pharmaceutical company with a diverse portfolio of products in the areas of topical pain and immunology today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Mallinckrodt's New Drug Application for PENNSAID(®) (diclofenac sodium topical solution) 2% w/w (PENNSAID 2%). PENNSAID 2% is a follow-on product to...

2014-01-16 20:22:22

F.A.S.T. Pain Relief is a new single-dose OTC liquid shot that recently launched in Seattle, WA SEATTLE, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers concerned with recent FDA warnings about risky Acetaminophen doses may be reviewing their options, and First Aid Shot Therapy® (F.A.S.T.) Liquid Pain Relief should be on their radar. This new product contains choline salicylate, which can get into the bloodstream up to five times faster than aspirin*[i], helping deliver relief from pain...

2014-01-16 16:24:28

RARITAN, N.J., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Research & Development, LLC (Janssen) announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee has voted against the approval of the use of XARELTO(®) (rivaroxaban), an oral anticoagulant, to reduce the risk of thrombotic cardiovascular events in patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) in combination with standard antiplatelet therapy. Janssen is seeking approval of...

2014-01-10 23:03:17

A daily low-dose aspirin can help stave off heart attacks and certain clot-caused strokes. But fewer than half of the people who could benefit from this drug take it, while many others take it when they shouldn't. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Aspirin is often hailed as a wonder drug, thanks to its ability to help stave off heart attacks and clot-caused strokes. But fewer than half of people who could benefit from a daily low-dose aspirin take it, while many others take it when...


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