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2009-11-19 07:00:00

SARASOTA, Fla., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- WellSpring Pharmaceutical Corporation is sponsoring a multi-part, WebMD section for mothers with advice about treating nausea and vomiting during the flu season. "Nausea & Vomiting: A Mom's Guide for the Family" (http://www.webmd.com/parenting/nausea-vomiting-9/default.htm), was developed by the WebMD editorial staff and is being sponsored by Emetrol®, WellSpring's over-the-counter remedy that relieves nausea due to upset stomach...

2009-11-07 06:00:00

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Most patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE) have prodromal symptoms that signal an oncoming HAE attack giving the patients sufficient time to initiate treatment and decrease the morbidity associated with that attack, according to survey findings presented today at the 2009 American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) Annual Meeting. Early recognition of symptoms such as fatigue and nausea, which occur frequently before an acute HAE...

2009-10-25 07:36:58

The gender difference between men and women is a lot smaller than we've been led to believe when it comes to heart attack symptoms, according to a new study presented to the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress 2009, co-hosted by the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Canadian Cardiovascular Society. "Both the media and some patient educational materials frequently suggest that women experience symptoms of a heart attack very differently from men," says cardiac nurse Martha Mackay, a Canadian...

2009-09-10 06:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAPP) announced today that it will present analysis of data from the efficacy portion of the first Phase 3 trial of its novel LEVADEX(TM) orally inhaled migraine therapy, currently in development, at the 14th Congress of the International Headache Society. Data from this Phase 3 trial show the potential of LEVADEX to be effective in treating acute migraine as well as a broad spectrum of migraine,...

2009-08-27 17:31:00

ZURICH, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Nycomed and Forest Laboratories today announced that results of four phase III trials have been published in the prestigious peer-reviewed medical journal The Lancet showing that roflumilast, a phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) inhibitor, improved lung function and reduced exacerbations in patients with moderate to severe COPD. COPD is an under-diagnosed progressive lung disease that may lead to death. Worldwide, COPD kills four people every minute and the World...

2009-08-04 12:52:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately-held specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it has launched ondansetron in 5% dextrose injection in premix bags, an antiemetic and selective 5-HT3 receptor antagonist used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy. Sagent's ondansetron in 5% dextrose injection in premix bags is the generic equivalent of GlaxoSmithKline's ZOFRAN(R) Injection Premixed. Sagent will begin marketing...

2009-08-04 15:17:08

Three cases of patients suffering from the adverse affects of steroid-enriched dietary supplements have been reported by researchers at Henry Ford Hospital.The cases, which include patients with liver injury and renal failure, are discussed in the current issue of The Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week issued a warning regarding the use of over-the-counter body-building supplements that are illegally enriched with anabolic steroids."To date,...

2009-07-31 12:10:25

Slightly more than half of the children involved in a flu study suffered side effects from taking the drug Tamiflu, researchers in Britain said. Fifty-one percent of the 351 children given Tamiflu at three elementary schools in London and one in south west England experienced nausea, nightmares and insomnia, The Guardian reported Friday. The children were given Tamiflu, an antiviral nasal drug, in April and May after classmates became infected with the H1N1 swine flu virus, Britain's Health...

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2009-06-11 10:40:00

Researchers in Israel have shown that the anti-nausea drug metoclopramide does no obvious harm to the fetus in pregnant women. This discovery may lead more doctors to prescribe the drug for those women suffering from morning sickness, The Associated Press reported. As of now, there are no approved drugs in the U.S. for morning sickness, which many women experience during the first three months of pregnancy "” even all day for some. Up to 80 percent of pregnant women have at least one...

2009-06-10 07:00:00

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Strativa Pharmaceuticals, the proprietary products division of a wholly owned subsidiary of Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. (NYSE: PRX), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted its New Drug Application (NDA) for ondansetron orally dissolving film strip (ODFS). Strativa is seeking approval of ondansetron ODFS for the prevention of nausea and vomiting associated with highly- and...