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2014-07-11 23:04:58

Harbor Village Florida comments how citizens of New Jersey are receiving training on how to administer opiate-overdose reversal drug Narcan. Ocean County, NJ (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 As reported by the Star Ledger in the article Officials To Give Out 100 Free Narcan Kits in Ocean County (7/3), 100 residents of Ocean County in New Jersey recently received free training on how to administer the drug Narcan, an opiate-overdose reversal drug as well as a free kit during this previous Fourth of...

2014-07-10 16:25:16

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congress of California Seniors, representing organizations serving hundreds of thousands of Californians, announced its endorsement of Proposition 46 today, joining proponent Bob Pack and a broad coalition of consumer groups, health care professionals, and victims of medical negligence and prescription drug abuse. "For four decades, the justice system has discriminated against California's seniors when they try to hold...

2014-07-09 08:28:37

EpiCeram(R) Controlled Release Skin Barrier Emulsion now offers dosing flexibility with 2 sizes SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PuraCap(TM) Pharmaceutical today announced the newest addition to the EpiCeram(R) product line, the EpiCeram(R) 225g Airless Pump. The unique airless pump gives patients more EpiCeram(R) to treat any size area of atopic dermatitis. The special dispensing system allows for more control, delivering EpiCeram(R) consistently and precisely...

2014-07-08 23:08:23

ReportsnReports.com adds “PharmaSphere: Regulatory Frameworks and Product Pipelines in the Global Biosimilars Market” to its store. Lucrative Biosimilars Space to Erode Biologics Market from 2019. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The increasing prevalence of biosimilars will have a noticeably negative impact on the biologics market beyond 2019, despite an initial projected Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.3%, taking the overall biologics market value from $162 billion in...

2014-07-08 08:31:18

Anticipated FDA action set for October 2014 STAMFORD, Conn., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Purdue Pharma L.P. announced that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Priority Review designation for the company's once-daily, single-entity hydrocodone bitartrate tablet (HYD). This investigational pain medication was formulated to incorporate abuse-deterrent properties designed to make the product more difficult to manipulate for the purpose of misuse or abuse by...

2014-07-07 16:23:56

The agency says prescribing practices vary widely among states, and physicians need to change those habits before meaningful change can occur. LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waismann Method, a leading provider of Rapid Detox and medical opiate detoxification center, has issued the following statement on a new CDC report: A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says American physicians write 259 million prescriptions for opioid or narcotic painkillers...

2014-07-03 12:25:39

DUBLIN, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/78d22b/sustained_release) has announced the addition of the "Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery Systems" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Given the intricacy of the anatomy and physiology of the eye, it is quite challenging to deliver an ophthalmic drug effectively to a specific ocular site. Several barriers have to be overcome for successful...

2014-07-02 23:09:29

On June 25, the FDA warned that specific over-the-counter topical acne products can cause rare but serious, potentially life-threatening, allergic reactions. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on over-the-counter topical acne products....

2014-07-02 23:08:52

The physicians behind OTC Plus, an over-the-counter medication coupon app, have revealed their top tips for anyone looking to stock up on low-cost pharmaceuticals, as a new report finds that consumers are waiting longer for the cost of medication to fall when patents expire. The launch of the top tips is music to the ears of the many US citizens who need relief from ailments but cannot afford the expensive medicine they need. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 A Consumer...

2014-07-01 23:08:48

Co-Pay Discount, an app which alerts physicians and consumers about discounts on prescription medications, is calling for an end to ‘pay for delay’ deals between drug companies which are slowing down the entry of cheaper generic drugs onto the market after their patents expire. The physicians behind the discount app, which facilitate discounts for health practitioners and their patients, are speaking out about the deals, which could be preventing people from getting their hands on more...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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