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2014-03-07 12:25:21

In Addition, Company Also Wins Runner-Up In Best Packaging Award For New ActiPatch® Therapy Box FREDERICK, Md., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioElectronics Corporation (OTC Pink: BIEL), the maker of advanced consumer medical devices won citations in two award categories from the OTC Bulletin, the leading global trade publication for over-the-counter healthcare products. The Smart Insole(TM) Heel Pain Therapy product was highly commended as the "Most Innovative New OTC Product...

2014-03-06 12:27:02

ORLANDO, Fla., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TNI BioTech, Inc. (OTC: TNIB) announced today that it has formed a new subsidiary, Cytocom, Inc., for the purpose of developing Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) and Met-enkephalin (MENK). TNI BioTech has spent the last year developing a manufacturing and distribution network for sale of LDN into emerging nations and has had discussions with the FDA and EMA to begin clinical trials in the United States. The Company has considered whether to...

Physicians A Leading Source For Opioid Drug Abuse
2014-03-04 10:11:28

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has found that most people who abuse prescription painkillers get their fix from friends and family, while those who chronically abuse the addictive opioids most likely get the drugs from their own doctor. Published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine, the new study emphasizes the need for mitigation efforts that target...

2014-02-28 12:23:43

DUBLIN, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4lmkfc/ursodeoxycholic) has announced the addition of the "Ursodeoxycholic Acid (CAS 128-13-2) Market Research Report " [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4lmkfc/ursodeoxycholic ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Ursodeoxycholic Acid (CAS 128-13-2) Market Research Report presents comprehensive...

2014-02-27 08:30:03

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medications dispensed through a physician's office are often repackaged and priced as much as 60 to 300 percent higher than an identical drug dispensed at a pharmacy to workers receiving treatment due to on-the-job injuries. Today, Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) announced the launch of a new Physician-Dispensed Medication Solution to provide workers' compensation payers visibility into their true total pharmacy costs and help reduce costs...

2014-02-27 04:20:55

ZURICH, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drug Tracking Simplified Sanovation AG has released the new medical app TrackMyMeds [http://www.sanovation.com/TrackMyMeds ]. With TrackMyMeds patients can scan their meds, set up intake or application alerts to ensure regular drug intake and track the personal medication history. It serves as a medication memory; helping not to forget taking the meds, remembering the name of a drug or recalling the precise dosage when talking...

2014-02-26 20:22:18

DUBLIN, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h27svw/flatrate) has announced the addition of the "Flat-Rate Subscription to In-Depth Publishing Reports on Oncology, Biosimilars, Antibodies, Proteins and Vaccines" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h27svw/flatrate ] subscription to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Subscription to this product...

2014-02-24 23:29:05

In an upcoming webinar from Atlantic Information Services, participants will hear what steps two leading insurer-owned PBM units are taking to address the expensive and dangerous problem of opioid overuse and abuse among their member populations. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Deaths related to drug overdose, including those involving prescription drugs like opioid analgesics, have steadily risen over the last 11 years, reports the CDC. Beyond the death rate, health care costs...

2014-02-24 23:26:58

Oregon Board of Nursing Authorizes NPs to Dispense at all ZoomCare Neighborhood Clinics Portland, OR (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 ZoomCare, the innovative healthcare company that’s building the world's first neighborhood clinic and smartphone based healthcare system, announced today that NPs are now dispensing prescription medications at all ZoomCare neighborhood clinics. With a focus on ensuring that patients have affordable and convenient access to healthcare, ZoomCare partnered with...

2014-02-24 12:26:47

DALLAS, February 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers "Therapeutic Class Overview : Emergence Of Biogenerics Era In Japan - It's Time to Welcome Antibody Biosimilars of Foreign Origins Soon" and "Therapeutic Class Overview: Newer Oral Anti Androgens - Expanding Role in the treatment Paradigm of Prostate Cancer" research reports in its store. Japan biosimilar market will enter new phase of biosimilars with first 'mab' approval expected in 2014. This...