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2013-10-16 23:33:08

Achieve is conducting a randomized, single-dose study comparing the efficacy and safety of a combination of acetaminophen and aspirin vs placebo in the acute treatment of migraine headaches. Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 *To see if you qualify for this Migraine Clinical Trial in Alabama, visit Achieve Clinical Research on the web (http://www.achieveclinical.com/) or contact us directly at (205) 380-6434. There is no cost to participate, no insurance is required, and you may...

Excedrin Recall Forces Migraine Patients To Pay Up Or Switch
2012-07-15 05:50:20

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Six months after Excedrin was pulled from store shelves as part of a recall, migraine patients face a difficult dilemma -- try to find an alternative and nearly-as-effective method of treatment, or pay exorbitant prices online for a product that they know can help alleviate the pain caused by their severe headaches. According to Kim Carollo of ABC News, Excedrin was pulled on January 8 -- along with the stimulant No-Doz, the oral...

Excedrin, NoDoz, Gas-X Recall Notice Issued
2012-01-09 05:36:07

Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis has announced a recall of four of its over-the-counter medications marketed in the U.S. According to the AFP news agency, the firm released a statement Sunday announcing the recall of Excedrin, NoDoz, Bufferin and Gas-X Prevention products due to a malfunction at a plant in Lincoln, Nebraska that was shut down last month. Novartis Consumer Health (NCH) said that they were "taking this action as a precautionary measure, because the products may...

2010-05-05 13:42:15

Health regulators recently reported that Tylenol PM, and other acetaminophen pain drugs that include a sleep-aid, failed to show any significant benefit. The FDA reports that patients taking the drugs did not fall asleep significantly faster than those who took only acetaminophen or the sedative, known as diphenhydramine citrate. Dr. Charles Ganley, head of the FDA's Office of Nonprescription Products, wrote in a February 16 letter to the Consumer Health Products Association (CHPA), which...

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