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2012-02-15 08:00:00

On Jan. 18th 2012, the Honorable Judge Carol E. Higbee ordered an extended deadline for the sixth wave of core discovery for the Accutane lawsuit mass tort in New Jersey. Over 7,000 lawsuits have been filed in less than three years, since Accutane was pulled off the US market. Accutane is a popular acne medication specifically made to treat people who have extreme cases of acne. The lawsuits allege that Hoffman-LaRoche, the company manufacturing Accutane, failed to warn patients on the severe...

2012-01-04 08:00:00

Ennis & Ennis, P.A. Provides an Update on the Actos Litigation (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 On December 28, 2011, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana consented to the assignment of all federal Actos cases to Honorable Rebecca F. Doherty. As a result, more than 100 lawsuits alleging plaintiffs developed bladder cancer while or after taking Actos will be transferred to the Western District of Louisiana at this time. “I have no doubt this number will increase...

2011-11-10 07:30:00

SADDLE BROOK, N.J., Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Herborium Group, Inc., (PK: HBRM) www.herborium.com, a Botanical Therapeutics(TM) company, announced today that it has retained the services of Extreme Media, a public relations firm specializing in Social Media, to launch the Company's social media marketing campaign for its proprietary acne treatment AcnEase®. This will be one of many steps the Company is taking to make a strong push in the $50 billion global market for...

2011-10-27 07:30:00

SADDLE BROOK, N.J., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Herborium Group, Inc., (Pinksheets: HBRM) www.herborium.com, a Botanical Therapeutics(TM) company, announced the following update today. Dr. Agnes Olszewski, Chairmen and a CEO of Herborium stated: "These are truly exciting times for our Company. Firstly, we have continued our planned advancement to the Bulletin Board exchange by maintaining Herborium' Current Information Status- the highest tier attainable on OTC Pink Sheet Markets....

2011-09-05 11:48:02

A large proportion of teenagers regularly and frequently take some form of medication without receiving targeted information about the risks and benefits, according to a review of current research, to be presented at the annual congress of the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) tomorrow (Tuesday). Dr Priya Bahri will tell delegates that 35% of boys and 45% of girls in Europe and the USA take painkillers for headaches every month. In addition, they take a variety of other...

2011-08-09 00:00:28

The online Canadian pharmacy Big Mountain Drugs is offering teens struggling with both acne and the high price of acne medications a bargain on popular prescription acne treatments. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 08, 2011 Most (approximately 85%) of teens develop some sort of acne. The teen age years are a time when our personalities and self concept are developing, and acceptance from our peers is vitally important to us. Taunts like "pizza face" are hurtful at any age, but can be...

2011-06-07 07:00:00

Toronto Stock Exchange Symbol: DND MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Cipher Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TSX: DND) today provided top-line safety and efficacy results from the Phase III safety study of CIP-ISOTRETINOIN, the Company's novel, patented formulation of isotretinoin for the treatment of severe, nodular acne.  The 925-patient study was a randomized, double-blinded trial comparing the safety profile of CIP-ISOTRETINOIN to a commercially available isotretinoin...

2011-04-08 21:47:00

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman LLP, a nationally recognized law firm today praised a jury's verdict that ordered pharmaceutical company Roche (ROG:VX) to pay $2 million to a woman who suffered serious gastrointestinal damage caused by the drug Accutane, while denying similar claims of actor James Marshall and another plaintiff. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080317/AQM144LOGO) Accutane, along with its active ingredient, isotretinoin, was...

2011-03-15 10:35:00

Dermatologists can help consumers navigate the best new light therapies for their individual skin conditions SCHAUMBURG, Ill., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While dermatologists have used lasers successfully for years to treat common skin conditions such as acne, rosacea and aging skin, it now appears that even non-laser lights may provide some of the same benefits. In fact, lights of different colors are being used in several in-office and at-home therapies that offer...

2011-02-23 00:00:43

Findings published in the journal Nature suggest that an imbalance of compounds that regulate the immune system might be an underlying cause of food allergies, and that vitamin A and retinoic acid"”a by-product of vitamin A used in acne treatments including Accutane"”can exacerbate the problem, according to a Reuters story. New York, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) February 21, 2011 Those who have high levels of an immune system compound called Interleukin-15 might be "primed to develop celiac...