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2014-05-12 23:09:29

Wright & Schulte LLC Files Effexor Lawsuit on Behalf of an Ohio Woman Who’s Child Was Born with Birth Defects Allegedly Due to the Antidepressant Drug Effexor Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 An Effexor lawsuit was filed by Wright & Schulte LLC on behalf of an Ohio woman whose child was born with birth defects allegedly because she took the SSRI antidepressant drug Effexor while she was pregnan t. This Effexor lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of...

2014-05-10 23:01:30

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of patients whose use of the statin drug allegedly caused Type 2 diabetes. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 Hundreds of Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) that claim the statin drug caused patients to suffer Type 2 diabetes continue to move forward in the U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. Among other things, a Case Management Order issued on April 25, 2014,...

2014-05-07 16:30:16

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:United Kingdom Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare Report Q2 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/united_kingdom_pharmaceuticals_healthcare_report_q2_2013.htmlIncludes 3 FREE quarterly updatesBMI View: The UK's health technology assessment and pricing/reimbursement decision making bodies arelooking to take an increasingly hard line when determining whether a new drug provides...

2014-05-06 23:13:03

As lawsuit filings climb, national network of attorneys offers no-cost consultations to consumers over allegations that Lipitor and other statins increase the risk of developing diabetes. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivedrugs/lipitor-lawsuit.html Resource4thePeople today announced its latest legal update for consumers who are interested in litigation involving allegations that the anti-cholesterol medication Lipitor may cause patients to...

2014-05-06 23:03:32

The Firm is investigating testosterone lawsuits on behalf of men who experienced heart attacks, strokes, or other serious cardiovascular problems, allegedly due to low testosterone therapies. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Pfizer, Inc., a defendant in testosterone treatment lawsuits (http://www.testosteronelawsuitcenter.com/) involving its Depo-Testosterone injection, is seeking to have those claims excluded from any multidistrict litigation involving cardiovascular injuries and...

2014-05-05 23:02:07

The Firm is investigating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) alleging a link between the use of the statin medication and the development of Type 2 diabetes continue to move forward in courts throughout the U.S., Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order issued on April 30, 2014, U.S....

2014-05-05 08:27:56

SBIR Grant from the National Institutes of Neurological Diseases and Stroke Provides Funds for IND-enabling Studies of Lpathomab SAN DIEGO, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTN), the industry leader in bioactive lipid-targeted therapeutics, received official notification from the National Institutes of Neurological Diseases and Stroke (NINDS) that it has been awarded a $1.7 million, 2.5-year grant to develop its antibody therapeutic, Lpathomab(TM), which is directed...

2014-05-02 23:08:45

One of the world's leading biopharmaceutical companies, Pfizer, has selected Sepha’s non-destructive inspection device for blister packs, called Visionscan, as their preferred global standard for blister packaging inspection. Visionscan is the world’s first, non-destructive, tool-less inspection device for blister packs and was developed by the Northern Ireland based packaging engineering firm Sepha Ltd. Visionscan will help Pfizer reduce inspection costs and drive up accuracy...

2014-05-02 08:26:09

NEW YORK, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Porter Novelli has named Dr. Doug Elwood senior vice president and medical advisor of Porter Novelli's Health & Wellness group in New York and Suzannah Palinkas senior vice president of its Health & Wellness group in Washington D.C. Both are new positions reporting respectively to Paul George, global director of health, and Rosemary McGillan, executive vice president of health and social marketing. "Porter Novelli's Health and Wellness...

2014-05-02 08:25:57

NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas announces the promotion of Bernhardt Zeiher, M.D. ("Bernie") to the position of executive vice president, Global Development and the appointment of Jeannette A. Barrett, PhD, to the position of vice president and head of Medical Excellence, Global Medical Affairs. In his new role, Dr. Zeiher will assume line responsibility for Global Development Operations and Global Clinical Pharmacology and Exploratory Development (GCPED), in...


Latest Pfizer Reference Libraries

Generalized Anxiety Disorder
2013-07-25 15:07:54

Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is an anxiety disorder with worry about normal, everyday situations such as finance, health and wellbeing in relationships (personal and work related) all lasting longer than six months. Symptoms The symptoms of GAD can include but are not limited to difficulty swallowing, rashes, shortness of breath, fidgeting, headaches, tension, nausea, etc. In order for GAD to be ruled as present, the symptoms and feelings must be experiences for at least six...

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2011-04-15 13:50:01

Clostridium difficile, also known as "CDF/cdf", or "C. diff", is a Gram-positive bacteria of the genus Clostridium that causes severe diarrhea and other intestinal disease when competing bacteria in the gut flora are wiped out by antibiotics. They are anaerobic, spore-forming rods and is the most serious cause of antibiotic-associated diarrhea and potentially to pseudomembranous colitis. C. difficile bacteria naturally resides in the gut of a small percentage of the adult population. Others...

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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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