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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
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.