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2008-07-01 18:00:29

DURHAM, N.C., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Two years after Addrenex Pharmaceuticals set it sights on building a new class of drugs to regulate "adrenergic excess," the small Durham company has signed its second major deal with Sciele Pharma, this time to co-develop a new compound for hypertension and other potential indications.

2006-03-17 13:24:49

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who take decongestants during pregnancy don't appear to risk having poor outcomes or to be putting their baby at risk for birth defects, a Swedish team reports. A runny nose during pregnancy -- so-called pregnancy rhinitis -- "is a rather common complaint." Dr.

2006-03-01 13:25:25

By Anthony J. Brown, MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Contrary to what had been expected, new research shows that non-prescription pseudoephedrine controls nasal allergy symptoms just as well as the more expensive prescription drug Singulair, also known by its generic name, montelukast.

2005-09-09 14:15:00

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Senate moved on Friday to stop the proliferation of illicit methamphetamine labs by limiting sales of common cold medicines containing pseudoephedrine, a primary ingredient in the illegal drug.

2005-08-05 14:26:27

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Walgreen Co., the nation's largest drugstore chain, on Friday said it will move all products containing pseudoephedrine -- used to make methamphetamine -- behind the pharmacy counter in all stores nationwide by the end of October.

2005-08-05 11:43:52

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Walgreen Co., the nation's largest drugstore chain, on Friday said it will move all products containing pseudoephedrine -- used to make methamphetamine -- behind the pharmacy counter in all stores nationwide by the end of October.

2005-07-28 14:44:32

By Alan Elsner WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Senate judiciary committee on Thursday unanimously approved a bill that would limit access to common cold medicines containing pseudoephedrine, an ingredient that can be used to make the highly addictive drug methamphetamine.


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  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
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