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2014-05-06 12:26:53

Georgia Prevention Initiative Awareness Campaign ATLANTA, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2012, "Overdose deaths involving prescription opioid analgesics, which are medications used to treat pain, have increased to almost 17,000 deaths a year in the United States." That is the equivalent of a large jumbo jet full of people disappearing every week for one year! The Georgia Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention...

2014-05-06 08:29:57

One of the First Large Publishers to Adopt One-Price Print and Digital Book Bundling for Medical Practice Market PHILADELPHIA, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry, today became one of the first large healthcare publishers to announce plans to offer customers a one-price purchasing model that bundles Inkling(TM)-powered eBooks with print counterparts for 2014 titles being...

2014-05-02 23:00:27

The biosimilar products market is segmented into recombinant non-glycosylated proteins, recombinant glycosylated proteins, and recombinant peptides (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biosimilars-40.html). (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 Biosimilars Market Product [Recombinant Non-Glycosylated Proteins (Insulin, Filgrastim, Somatropin), Glycosylated (Monoclonal Antibodies, Erythropoietin), Peptides (Glucagon, Calcitonin)] & Application (Oncology, Blood Disorders) - Global Forecast...

2014-05-01 23:07:07

The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) has proposed new and revised standards for organic impurities in drug substances and drug products—one of the critical quality attributes that has the potential to affect drug safety and efficacy. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) has proposed new and revised standards for organic impurities in drug substances and drug products—one of the critical quality attributes that has the potential to affect drug...

2014-05-01 16:33:40

In the news release, New Market Impact Study on Prescription Requirement for Pseudoephedrine Underscores Call for Alternative Solutions, issued 01-May-2014 by Consumer Healthcare Products Association over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the content has been updated. The complete, corrected release follows: New Market Impact Study on Prescription Requirement for Pseudoephedrine Underscores Call for Alternative Solutions Avalere Health Determines Prescription Legislation Will...

2014-05-01 16:31:18

Avalere Health Determines Prescription Legislation Will Significantly Increase Cost of Healthcare WASHINGTON, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) today highlighted a new market-impact study conducted by Avalere Health and supported by CHPA. The study examined the potential market impacts of a prescription-only policy for cold and allergy medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE) compared to the implementation of real-time, stop-sale technology to...

2014-04-30 23:13:26

As pharmaceutical companies undertake new strategies designed to entice consumers, Novus Medical Detox advises the public to resist being swayed by clever marketing guises and rather to educate themselves on the risks of prescriptions drugs. New Port Richey, FL (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Millions of citizens have secured health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA)—that, coupled with the public’s growing distrust of drug companies, is forcing a radical transformation of...

2014-04-29 12:34:30

DUBLIN, Apr. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kmmjl6/pet_medications) has announced the addition of the "Pet Medications in the U.S.: Over-the-Counter and Prescription Remedies as Consumer Products, 3rd Edition" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The market for pet medications in the U.S. is experiencing considerable activity. Longtime flea and tick leader Frontline (from Merial) is finally...

2014-04-25 23:07:39

Introducing RxArmory, a safe, convenient, and affordable method for securing prescription drugs in the home. Newtown, CT (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Prescription drug abuse is a public health crisis. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) states that the number one drug threat in the U.S. is not the major drug cartels – but our own pharmaceutical drug industry: Every eight minutes, a child is treated in the Emergency Department for a prescription drug or over the counter drug...

2014-04-25 23:01:52

Narconon Arrowhead is getting the message out about National Take-Back Day which is held to provide a safe solution to dispose of unused prescriptions. (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 April 26th, 2014 is National Take-Back Day. First established in late 2010 almost simultaneously by both a Drug Enforcement Administration event and Congress’ Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act, National Take-Back Day seeks to not only provide a safe way for individuals to dispose of their unused prescription...


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