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2014-08-08 23:07:05

http://www.DrugNews.net is the largest source for prescription device warnings, research, side effects and legal news. Visit the DrugNews Center today. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 The birth control safety center at DrugNews.net is alerting women using the Mirena IUD contraceptive of new research information on the site. A recent study found a higher incidence of breast cancer among women using the device* DrugNews is a free resource for those using popular prescription drugs and...

2014-08-08 23:06:38

On August 5, the US FDA issued a safety communication on adverse events associated with the unapproved use of the Expression product as a dermal filler. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Expression Injectable. The FDA issued a...

2014-08-08 23:04:24

Now that medical marijuana legislation has passed, with the push from Senator Diane Savino, there is a need for business training in the medical marijuana industry as it starts in New York. Cannabis Career Institute will bring cannabis business training to Buffalo this coming weekend. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 With lawmakers currently focusing on bringing the proper regulations and guidance following the legalization of medical marijuana (CNN July 7, 2014, Ferrigno and Assefa)...

2014-08-08 23:03:44

A delayed delivery of edible & concentrated marijuana products led to major news networks missing out on a historic moment, Wednesday night in Bellingham, WA. Luckily, cannabis industry media start-up Ganjapreneur.com was there to capture the moment for future generations. Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 On August 6th, Top Shelf Cannabis in Bellingham, WA made history as the first retailer in the state's recreational marijuana market to sell edible and concentrated products...

2014-08-08 23:00:24

The Pharmaceuticals Packing and Labeling Services industry has performed well over the past five years, with minor losses in 2009; and over the next five years, strong growth will continue as the number of individuals will healthcare increases and as patents on brand name drugs expire, causing the industry will benefit from generic manufacturers that will need industry services. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Pharmaceuticals Packing and...

2014-08-08 12:25:01

DUBLIN, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Diabetic Neuropathy Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 R&D activities in the Diabetic Neuropathy sector are growing in terms of an increase in the number of mergers and acquisitions. Big pharmaceutical companies take up later-stage products from small companies, where efficacy has already been demonstrated, thereby cutting down...

2014-08-08 08:26:15

LYNBROOK, N.Y., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEX(®) (collagenase clostridium histolyticum or CCH) in the U.S. and XIAPEX(®) in the EU, announced today that it has injected the first patient in its placebo-controlled Phase 2 clinical trial of CCH for the treatment of lipoma. The Company expects to complete patient enrollment in this trial...

2014-08-08 08:25:48

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX) announced today that Lexicon management will present at the 2014 Wedbush Life Sciences Management Access Conference on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 10:55 AM EDT in New York City. Lexicon management will provide an overview of Lexicon's clinical development programs and milestones. A webcast of the presentation will be available through Lexicon's website at www.lexpharma.com. An archived...

2014-08-08 08:25:39

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today announced that senior management will be participating at three upcoming investor events. Details of the three events are as follows: Canaccord 34(th) Annual Growth ConferenceDate: Wednesday August 13(th) Location: Boston,...

2014-08-07 23:11:13

A new study and several lawsuits link Xarelto with uncontrollable bleeding injuries and increased risks of hemorrhage, stroke, pulmonary embolism, and death. Attorneys for Levinson Axelrod are investigating claims that the drug may be too dangerous for patients. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 The law firm of Levinson Axelrod is examining new reports that the blood thinner Xarelto, manufactured in Germany by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Bayer AG, may be linked to severe adverse...


Latest Pharmacology Reference Libraries

Pharmacophobia
2013-12-24 12:55:45

Pharmacophobia or medication phobia, comes from Greek pharmakon, meaning “drug, medicine” and phobos, meaning “fear”, is the fear of the use of pharmacological treatments. In severe, excessive, and irrational cases, it might be a type of specific phobia. While lack of awareness by patient of adverse drug reactions can have a serious consequence, having a phobia of medications can also have serious detrimental effects on the patient’s health. Medication phobia can also lead to...

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...

European Journal of Medical Chemistry
2012-05-12 22:03:06

The European Journal of Medical Chemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal for medical chemistry. It is published by Elsevier. It was established in 1966 under the title Chimica Therapeutica. That name was maintained until 1973. Even after changing to its current name in 1974, the journal was still subtitled Chimica Therapeutica until 1981; from 1982 to 1986 it was subtitled Chimie Therapeutique, indicating its French origin. The Journal publishes studies on all aspects of medicinal...

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2009-04-28 16:00:11

Bursera graveolens or Palo Santo is a tree indigenous to South America in Argetina, Paraguay, Boliva and coastal areas of Ecuador. Palo Santo means "holy wood" in English and belongs in the same family as frankincense and myrrh. Although it has been used in homeopathic medicine for years, most recently it is the extraction of essential oils that has put this plant in the spotlight. Limonene, a-Terpineol, Menthofuran and Carvone are a few of the oils derived from this plant. Native...

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2005-07-12 18:32:21

Datura wrightii (a poisonous weed) is sometimes used as a hallucinogen. It is commonly called Sacred Datura. Datura wrightii is classified as a deliriant, or an anticholinergic. In the US it is, however, called Western Jimson Weed.

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.