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Medical Trials Offer Positive Results For Specific Class Of Diabetes Drug
2013-09-03 07:59:01

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While a new class of diabetes pill known as DPP-4 inhibitors does not appear to increase a person’s risk of heart attack, there is some indication that there could be other negative cardiovascular effects associated with the drugs. According to Reuters reporter Ben Hirschler, some of the medications – which are a class of oral hypoglycemics that block a protein that plays a major role in glucose metabolism – were linked to a...

2013-08-01 12:25:59

Through 2022, New Drug Launches Will Not Offset Market Decline Caused By Expanding Generic Competition Among Antidepressants and Antipsychotics, According to a New Report from Decision Resources BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, forecasts that Lundbeck/Takeda Pharmaceutical's emerging antidepressant Brintellix will attain blockbuster status for unipolar...

2013-07-31 23:32:02

National health advisor says risk not taking because of higher rate of birth defects. Resource4thePeople's national network of attorneys continues to offer free consultations to provide possible legal options to families of children allegedly suffering birth defects after use of antidepressants during pregnancies. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/SSRI-Birth-Defects.html Resource4thePeople announced today its latest update about the...

2013-07-09 08:25:44

Emmitt Smith Joins Professional Basketball, Baseball and Racing Stars in Partnering with Takeda on Gout Education Campaign DEERFIELD, Ill., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For Emmitt Smith, Pro Football running back legend, as an athlete, pain was a part of the job. Yet he describes a gout flare as a level of pain like nothing else he had felt before. Along with an estimated 8 million Americans, Smith suffers from gout, a serious form of arthritis, and he's joining a team of sports...

2013-06-12 23:24:45

Free consultations offered to families of children allegedly suffering birth defects after use of antidepressants to inform them of legal options they may have to seek compensation. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/SSRI-Birth-Defects.html Resource4thePeople announced today that its national network of attorneys is now reviewing lawsuits on behalf of consumers who are alleging that their children may have suffered birth defects as a result...

2013-05-17 23:19:00

Lawyers will update judge about consolidated federal litigation involving hundreds of lawsuits claiming SSRI anti-depressant use allegedly caused birth defects. Free consultations about legal options are now available to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/zoloft.html Resource4thePeople today announced it is providing consumers its latest update about consolidated federal lawsuits* involving allegations that the use of Zoloft or...

High Dose Citalopram Poses No Risk To Heart, Despite FDA Warnings
2013-05-04 07:19:15

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the Ann Arbor Veterans Health Administration (VA) Healthcare System and the University of Michigan reveals the US Food and Drug Administration´s (FDA) warning that high doses of citalopram, also known as Celexa, can cause potentially serious abnormal heart rhythms might be doing more harm than good. The FDA attached a warning to the antidepressant in 2011, based on data linking higher doses of the drug to...

Navy Develops High Impact, High Integrity Polymer
2013-04-18 10:29:54

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Chemistry Division scientists have developed a second generation, cost-effective polyetheretherketone (PEEK)-like phthalonitrile-resin demonstrating superior high temperature and flammability properties for use in numerous marine, aerospace, and domestic applications. The resin can be used to make composite components by established industrial methods such as resin transfer molding (RTM), resin infusion molding (RIM),...

Some SSRI Antidepressants Associated With Serious Heart Arrhythmia Risk
2013-01-30 09:47:04

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Some antidepressants, known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), have been found to pose a small but serious risk on users´ hearts, according to new research. These drugs, which include citalopram and escitalopram, have been found to trigger a disturbance in QT interval (the duration of electrical activity of the heart muscle) heart rhythms. The research, published today in the British Medical Journal, supports...

2012-12-21 12:22:49

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - YM BioSciences Inc. (NYSE MKT: YMI, TSX: YM) today announced that the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia has granted an interim order, setting, among other things, December 31, 2012 as the record date associated with the previously announced plan of arrangement. Every shareholder of record at the close of business on that day will be entitled to receive notice of and vote at the special meeting of YM shareholders ("Meeting") at which they will be...