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2008-07-28 09:00:31

Barrier Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: BTRX) announced today the introduction of Xolegel CorePak(TM) for the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis. Now, patients with this chronic skin condition need only one prescription to get quick itch relief and to safely manage the overall condition long term. The two products in Xolegel CorePak are new Xebcort(TM) Gel, a 1% hydrocortisone gel, and Xolegel(R) (ketoconazole, USP) Gel, 2%. Xebcort Gel provides quick symptom relief and is presented as a 0.8...

2008-06-18 21:00:23

The hypertension medication olmesartan medoxomil helps reverse the narrowing of the arteries in patients with high blood pressure, U.S. researchers said. Lead investigator Dr. Carlos M. Ferrario of Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C., said the study evaluated the effects of an angiotensin receptor blocker -- olmesartan medoxomil -- versus a beta-blocker -- atenolol -- on vascular function and structure in patients with stage 1 hypertension. The study,...

2006-05-17 15:01:48

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Zoledronic acid, used to inhibit the breakdown of bone and ward off the bone-thinning disease osteoporosis, could also be helpful to people with rheumatoid arthritis, researchers report. According to the results of a small proof-of-concept study, zoledronic acid -- also known as zoledronate or Aclasta -- increases the benefits seen when treating early rheumatoid arthritis with the standard drug, methotrexate. As reported in the medical journal Arthritis...

2006-04-19 16:50:00

By Gene Emery BOSTON (Reuters) - Giving the anti-vomiting drug Zofran to children dehydrated by viral gastroenteritis helps them recover, but emergency room doctors may be overusing the quick-dissolving tablets, according to a study released on Wednesday. Over 1.5 million emergency room visits a year are due to childhood gastroenteritis. Doctors encourage dehydrated children admitted to emergency rooms with a "bug" to drink an electrolyte solution. But many are vomiting, so they can't keep it...

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