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Children whose asthma improved while taking steroid drugs for several years did not see those improvements continue after stopping the drugs, new results from a comprehensive childhood asthma study show.
LONDON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On December 11, 2008, the Joint Advisory Committees of the U.S.
New research reveals an herb commonly used as a sleep aid could save your sight.
Results to be presented today at the 2008 American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting in San Francisco, USA Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announces that Nanocort has demonstrated safety as well as a faster and more pronounced decrease in rheumatoid arthritis disease symptoms compared to reference medication.
Thai researchers suggest patients on allergy medicine are better served when they adjust their dose to symptoms.
OPKO Health, Inc. (AMEX:OPK) today announced that it has acquired exclusive worldwide rights from Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd. (TEVA) to Teva's proprietary formulation of budesonide for the treatment of various inflammatory and allergic conditions of the eye.
German scientists say they have determined what conditions cause the body to deposit fat in the liver, possible leading to a fatty liver condition. Scientists have known the body's own glucocorticoid hormones, such as cortisol, promote the development of fatty liver.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cerimon Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced today it has initiated a Phase II proof-of-concept study of Simulect(R) (basiliximab) for the treatment of noninfectious uveitis, a chronic and potentially sight-threatening inflammation of the eye.
A small protein may have a big role in helping a person make more bone and less fat, researchers at the Medical College of Georgia said. Dr.
Perrigo Company has filed an abbreviated new drug application for Fluocinonide cream 0.1%, a generic version of Vanos cream 0.1%. The company believes that it is the first to file an abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) with a Paragraph IV certification against Vanos.
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