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2013-10-16 23:21:49

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: OTC Pharmaceuticals: Global Industry Guide, MarketLine. London (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Introduction Global OTC Pharmaceuticals industry guide provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value 2008-12, and forecast to 2017). The guide also contains descriptions of the leading companies including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the...

2013-10-10 23:29:50

Family Care Pharmacy of Jacksonville, of Jacksonville, NC, wins the inaugural FLAVORx Independent Pharmacy of the Year Award. Runners-up include Apple Discount Drugs of Salisbury, MD; Family Pharmacy of Worcester, MA; Gilbert Pharmacy of Gilbert, WV; Lawton Chiles Children and Family of Bradenton, FL; Miller Drug of Bangor, ME; and Tiger Drug of Stillwater, OK. Columbia, Maryland (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 FLAVORx today announced Family Care Pharmacy of Jacksonville as the winner of the...

2013-10-09 23:03:06

Iowa Governor Branstad Proclaims October Medicine Misuse and Abuse Prevention Month. The improper use of medicines is the fastest growing form of substance abuse in Iowa. Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 The Iowa Substance Abuse Information Center (ISAIC), in collaboration with the Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP), today announced a statewide public education program to prevent teen prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drug misuse and abuse. The “Iowa...

Using Benedryl For Sleep Could Be Your Worst Nightmare
2013-10-07 15:03:46

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If you have been waking up tired lately then one sleep expert says maybe you should stop using antihistamines like Benadryl. People take antihistamines to help with their allergies, but the medicine is also known for causing drowsiness. While medicines like Benadryl can help people fall asleep, a Baylor College of Medicine sleep expert says it shouldn't be used as a sleep aid. “Many allergy sufferers know that antihistamines work...

2013-10-07 12:46:33

New concerns and warnings regarding over-the-counter cough and cold medications in kids coupled with overdoses and even death are confusing some parents over the best – and safest way – to manage their child’s cold. “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration now recommends against the use of over-the-counter cough and cold medications in children younger than 6,” said Dr. Julieana Nichols, assistant professor of pediatrics – academic general medicine at Baylor College of Medicine...

Over-The-Counter Painkillers Just As Effective As Prescription Drugs For Tonsillectomy Pain
2013-10-02 07:14:16

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online After having your tonsils removed, traditional wisdom says you should eat all the ice cream you want and take a prescription pain killer. A new study from the Henry Ford Hospital, however, reveals how an over-the-counter pain reliever is just as effective. The study, presented at the 2013 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) annual meeting in Vancouver, BC, shows over-the-counter ibuprofen manages...

2013-09-28 23:03:34

Wartrol is the naturally formulated product prepared from the natural herbs for easy and safe relief from different types of warts. The product is clinically proven, effective and completely safe to cure all kind of warts. Los Angeles,CA (PRWEB) September 28, 2013 Wartrol has gained the significant popularity as the natural home treatment for different types of warts. The product contains FDA approved natural ingredients. It has gone through various clinical trials and is found highly...

2013-09-27 23:20:27

Seaside Pharmacy has launched a free delivery service for local customers in the San Pedro area on all prescriptions or any order over $25 in value. San Pedro, CA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 The Seaside Pharmacy in San Pedro, California is now offering free deliveries to local San Pedro customers on all prescriptions and orders over the value of $25. The complimentary delivery offer is available on all products, which includes over the counter medications, home medical supplies, personal...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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