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2010-04-07 11:08:00

PITTSBURGH, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today announced that its subsidiary Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. received final approval from the U.S.

2010-03-03 07:50:00

STAMFORD, Conn., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- It seems that tickets to sporting events, concerts and movies are enough to make consumers forget their discomfort and embarrassment dealing with digestive health issues, including constipation.

2010-01-15 17:54:57

Colon cleansing is used widely for colonoscopic exploration and colonic and gynecological surgery.

2009-12-15 12:27:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc.

2009-12-15 04:06:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- For most people, the holidays are filled with parties and celebrations with families and friends. But if you are like many Americans, a holiday party doesn't leave you feeling just festive -- it could lead to some uncomfortable digestive issues, too.

2009-08-28 12:30:00

A new study released on Friday suggests that wheat bran and other fibrous foods that do not dissolve easily in water not only fail to soothe irritable bowels but may even make things worse.

2009-04-08 11:08:36

New report in the FASEB Journal lays the blueprint for new constipation drugs.

2008-12-15 15:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- An over the counter drug used to cleanse the bowel before colonoscopy was recalled last week because of serious side effects including destruction of the kidneys. The product, Fleet Phospho-Soda, made by C.B.

2008-09-09 12:00:08

By SUZY COHEN Question: I have had a problem with constipation for as long as I can remember. I would so love to be normal. What can I do? -- J.G., Lodi, Calif.

2008-08-18 12:00:14

By PETER GOTT Dear Dr. Gott: I took Zelnorm over a year ago, until my doctor said the Food and Drug Administration had taken it off the market and it was no longer available. Since I was suffering from chronic constipation, it was very helpful in regulating my system.

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