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2014-09-03 16:29:00

-- Power to lead company after successfully overseeing National Sales Division -- DESTIN, Fla., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Watertree Health, a leading provider of free prescription discount cards, today announced the appointment of Shane Power as President. Power assumes his new role after successfully leading the sales division at the Company. He will now be responsible for overseeing all day-to-day operations and implementing Watertree Health's long-term strategic plan. As...

2014-09-03 16:25:49

LONDON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Antibiotics, medicinal plants, superbugs and the coming antimicrobial resistant drugs pandemic : global markets, competitors and opportuninites - 2014 - 2019 Analysis and...

2014-09-03 12:31:30

Session to Provide Solutions to the Healthcare Professionals Treating Mild-to-Moderate Pain LAS VEGAS, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, the second day of PAINWeek 2014, from 12:00PM-1:30PM PT at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in the Gracia 4-8 Ballroom, McNeil will bring together pain medicine experts to help better educate physicians on the management of pain using OTC analgesia in clinical practice. The symposium will challenge healthcare professionals to think beyond...

2014-09-03 12:31:09

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mentholatum Company today announced the launch of Mentholatum® Nighttime Vaporizing Rub, a new and innovative chest rub specially formulated for nighttime use, which combines a pleasant lavender scent in a maximum strength formula to effectively soothe and relieve cough and cold symptoms. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140903/142494 Chest rubs have been widely used for more than a century because they work. They are a...

2014-09-03 12:30:32

DALLAS, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascendant Solutions, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ASDS) ("Ascendant" or the "Company") today announced that its Healthcare subsidiary, Dougherty's Holdings, has acquired Thrifty Health and Compounding Pharmacy ("Thrifty"), located in Humble, Texas. Since 1978, Thrifty has provided specialized compounded prescriptions to its Houston-area customers, along with a selection of over-the-counter supplements, health consultations and hormone and cholesterol...

2014-09-03 12:30:29

Continuous levodopa therapy with ND0612H has the potential to prevent or delay the need for surgical intervention in patients with severe stage Parkinson's disease REHOVOT, Israel, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuroDerm Ltd., a clinical stage pharmaceutical company developing drugs for central nervous system (CNS) diseases, today announced that the first patients with severe Parkinson's disease have been enrolled and dosed in a Phase IIa trial of ND0612H. ND0612H is a...

2014-09-03 12:27:51

MUMBAI, India, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Now, Chinese regulations on medical devices are undergoing earthshaking changes. China's new leaders have recognized that the regulations for supervision and administration of medical devices are far from perfect along with rapid economic and population growth over the past three decades. Chinese state council issued the latest "Regulations for the Supervision and Administration of Medical Devices" to try to completely change...

2014-09-03 08:34:10

Company CEO to present at both the Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference and Aegis Capital 2014 Healthcare and Technology Conference in September JERUSALEM, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQCM: ORMP) (http://www.oramed.com [http://c/Users/Aviva - Oramed/EFN Synced Tool/.CORPORATE/Public Relations/PressReleases/Press Releases/2014/NEW RELEASES - checking/www.oramed.com ] ), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the...

2014-09-03 08:33:57

SEATTLE and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CMC Biologics, Inc., a global leader in process development and contract manufacturing, and Zymeworks Inc., a Canadian biotherapeutics company and a world leader in the development of antibody therapeutics, have entered into a Master Services Agreement for process development, formulation development and cGMP clinical manufacturing of a recombinant human IgG1 bi-specific (heterodimeric) antibody....

2014-09-03 08:33:52

Mipsagargin Contains New Pre-Stem "Gargin," Defining a Unique Pharmacologic Group Unlike Any Drug Currently or Previously on the Market SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenSpera, Inc. (OTCQB: GNSZ), a leader in developing prodrug therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, today announced that the World Health Organization's (WHO) International Nonproprietary Name (INN) group has recommended the generic name "mipsagargin" (mip sa gar' jin) for its lead drug candidate, also...


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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