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2010-10-04 07:01:00

RARITAN, N.J., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. (J&JPRD) announced today that it received a Complete Response letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding its New Drug Application (NDA) for tapentadol extended release tablets. The application, filed by J&JPRD in late 2009 [see press release at http://www.jnj.com/connect/news/product/20091201_200000], seeks approval to market tapentadol extended...

2005-04-06 07:05:00

Naltrexone reduces heavy drinking days by average of 16 days a month HealthDay News -- A monthly injection could help problem drinkers cut back or stop drinking alcohol altogether. That's the conclusion of a study published in the April 6 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association that found alcoholics given a monthly shot of naltrexone were able to reduce their heavy-drinking days from an average of 19 days per month to three days per month. "Alcoholism is a very common...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.