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2014-10-06 12:25:58

Interview focused on State's efforts to update rules regarding cannabis packaging and child safety. SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kush Bottles, North America's premier supplier of certified child-resistant packaging, accessories and consulting services for the medical and recreational marijuana industry, announced that company CEO and co-founder Nick Kovacevich was featured on KING-TV News in Seattle, Washington. "State regulators are focused on protecting...

2014-10-06 12:25:17

NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The FDA's grant of permission of "expanded access" to Tekmira to administer an experimental medicine for Ebola highlights not only the grave threat the disease outbreak presents, but also the difficulty of bringing life-saving products such as vaccines to market, according to Kalorama Information. The healthcare market research publisher studied vaccine production in its recent report, Biopharmaceutical and Vaccine Production Markets....

2014-10-06 08:35:19

FAIR LAWN, N.J., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AnythingIT/WeedHire (OTCBB: ANYI) today announced that HighTimes.com has featured WeedHire.com's October Job of the Month with plans to run a monthly WeedHire job feature moving forward. WeedHire.com is the premier jobs site for the legal marijuana industry. October's featured marijuana job is a Research Scientist with a degree in Chemistry, or a related field, who would work in the Department of Health for New York State and oversee all...

2014-10-06 08:29:39

TORONTO, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Portage Biotech Inc. ("Portage" or "the Company") (OTC: PTGEF, Canadian Securities Exchange: PBT.U), is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Portage Pharmaceuticals Ltd (PPL) has added the following consultants to its team for further development of its PPL-003 for uveitis and planning for its potential Investigational New Drug (IND) application with FDA. PPL-003 uses a new proprietary cell permeable peptide platform technology...

2014-10-06 08:29:34

NEW YORK and PETACH TIKVAH, Israel, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics (NASDAQ: BCLI), a leading developer of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that the last patient has completed the last visit in its phase 2a clinical trial of NurOwn(TM) in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), conducted at the Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem. The company expects to release final results of the study in the fourth quarter of 2014...

2014-10-06 08:28:55

The real power of the CNPR Certification is that sales professionals learn to communicate with physicians and pharmacists. The CNPR certification was recognized for the award after a rigorous evaluation of the CNPR course's usability and design WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The AMA and Pharmaceutical Training Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that the CNPR Certification has been awarded a prestigious E-Learning Courseware award (ECC) by the PRMA Institute. Photo...

2014-10-06 08:28:52

18-MC Well Tolerated by Subjects in Development Partner's Study SAN CARLOS, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Savant HWP, Inc., a privately held drug development company, confirmed the initiation of human safety testing of 18-MC, an experimental treatment for many forms of addiction. A single dose of 18-MC, administered as part of a double-blind, placebo-controlled human safety study conducted by Savant's South American partner, was well tolerated by healthy volunteers receiving...

2014-10-06 08:28:31

Collaboration designed to improve and reward medication adherence EXTON, Pa., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) and HealthPrize Technologies, LLC today announced a strategic collaboration to integrate HealthPrize's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) medication adherence and patient engagement platform with West's injectable drug delivery systems, to provide an end-to-end connected health solution to pharmaceutical companies and the patients they...

2014-10-06 08:28:13

-- Polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) occurs in approximately 25 percent of all JIA patients NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the extension of the HUMIRA indication for moderately to severely active polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) to reducing signs and symptoms in patients ages 2 and older. HUMIRA was approved in the United States in 2008 for...

2014-10-06 08:28:07

Pharmacy network takes top honor among chain drug stores for 2nd year in a row CHESTERBROOK, Pa., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Neighbor Pharmacy, a national independent pharmacy network, has been ranked J.D. Power's "Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Chain Drug Stores" in the J.D. Power 2014 U.S. Pharmacy Study. This is the second year in a row that Good Neighbor Pharmacy has taken the top honor in this category, as well as its fourth recognition in five years....


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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