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2010-11-16 14:02:34

In a small, short-term study, a preservative-free, acidified nasal spray appears safe and well tolerated and maintained its sterility in an applicator used multiple times, according to a report in the November issue of Archives of Otolaryngology"“Head & Neck Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. "The health of a topical nasal spray user relies on the prevention of contamination of the solution," the authors write as background information in the article. "Pharmaceutical...

2010-11-16 13:01:20

A preservative-free alternative to standard nasal sprays "” which routinely use preservatives that can cause unwanted side effects, such as allergies or damage to the mucosal lining of the nose "” was found to be both safe and well-tolerated, in a short-term study from the Stanford University School of Medicine. The alternative acidified solution also maintained sterility in the applicator bottle without the use of the chemical preservatives, according to the study, which will be...

2010-11-16 09:00:00

MADISON, N.J., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- From crowded malls to stuffy noses, consumers are in need of relief, especially during the hectic holiday season. In fact, a recent poll shows that about 70 percent of people avoid crowded or congested areas during the holidays.(1) To help holiday shoppers breathe easier this season, Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, maker of Advil® pain-relief products, is celebrating the launch of Advil® Congestion Relief by...

2010-09-20 23:10:28

Patients who seek a second surgery to revise their rhinoplasty often do so because they are dissatisfied with the symmetry of their nasal tip and because they experience nasal obstructions, according to a report in the September/October issue of Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. Surgeons who examine revision rhinoplasty candidates cite slightly different findings than patients, suggesting that communication about nasal aesthetics could be improved....

2010-07-14 06:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ISTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISTA), today announced it has initiated a Phase 1/2 clinical study of bepotastine besilate nasal spray for the treatment of symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis, the inflammation of the nasal passages caused by allergies. The randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study will evaluate the safety and efficacy of three concentrations of bepotastine besilate, dosed twice daily, in an...

2010-05-21 17:32:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhinoplasty, commonly known as a "nose job", is more prevalent now than in any other time since the first documented nose surgery in 500 BC. People undergo rhinoplasty for a number of reasons, the most common being dissatisfaction with the appearance of the nose, another significant factor being difficulty breathing as a result of a internally malformed or deviated septum. However in Beverly Hills, CA, a highly sub-specialized form of...

2010-01-19 11:59:43

Attaching cartilage to plates made of the resorbable material polydioxanone appears to facilitate corrective surgery on the nasal septum, the thin cartilage separating the two airways, according to a report in the January/February issue of Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. Conventional septoplasty, or surgery to straighten a deviated septum, is not always possible because the surgical manipulations involved weaken the septal cartilage, according to...

2009-12-23 08:15:00

CINCINNATI, Dec. 23, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Mucus can be one of the most embarrassing aspects of a cold. Clearing mucus in public can lead to feelings of anxiety. For this reason, Vicks has introduced new DayQuil Mucus Control and DayQuil Mucus Control DM. These products, which work for four hours, help loosen and thin bothersome mucus. Vicks DayQuil Mucus Control provides powerful mucus relief, making coughs more productive. In addition, DayQuil Mucus Control DM contains a cough suppressant...

2009-12-22 05:33:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Sam Rizk, M.D., F.A.C.S. (www.drsamrizk.com), takes facial plastic surgery into the future by incorporating the same technology used for years in industrial design to enhance rhinoplasty techniques by empowering him to achieve precise surgical outcomes. In New York City, Dr. Rizk performs rhinoplasty using technology never before incorporated during live surgery, through the use of a 3-D endoscopic high definition system. The result is a natural looking...

2009-12-21 06:45:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Clerisy Corp. announces the launch of Nasal SoftStrips(TM), a revolutionary new product designed to administer over the counter (OTC) medicants or aromatic blends of essential oils through a convenient nasal strip. Doctor-developed Nasal SoftStrips(TM) are a patented and FDA market-approved medical delivery device designed to provide consumers with a safe, effective and all-natural means to improve and manage their health and well being. Clerisy...


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2013-03-05 14:47:26

The nose is the organ that extends outward in the middle of the face between the eyes and mouth. Formation and Orientation The shape and look of the nose is dependent on the ethmoid bone and the nasal septum which is the cartilage that separates the two nostrils. The evolutionary hypotheses of nose development in humans propose that noses are alterations of the angles of the skull because of bipedalism. Because of the change in diet that has come with modern time and the change of...

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