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2014-07-30 08:32:46

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc. and Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) announced today that an article based on post-hoc analyses from the three pivotal Phase 3 trials of lorcaserin entitled, "Early Weight Loss While on Lorcaserin, Diet, and Exercise as a Predictor of Week 52 Weight-Loss Outcomes," was recently published in the online issue of Obesity, the official peer reviewed journal of The Obesity Society. The objective of these...

2014-07-30 08:32:35

Pharmacy transparency and optimization solution to help employees save on out-of-pocket pharmacy costs DENVER, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today, Medical Home Exchange, a Dallas, TX-based health information exchange IT company and RxREVU, Denver, CO-based prescription optimization company, announced a partnership to transform health engagement by delivering transparency to consumers around medication cost and quality. The partnership powers a new value-based prescription...

2014-07-30 08:32:31

U.S. Representative Scott Perry (R-PA) Introduces Bipartisan Amendment to Controlled Substances Act and U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) Seeks Rescheduling of Cannabis COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC: CBIS), a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is extremely excited to report federal cannabis legalization efforts in U.S. House and Senate to change medical cannabis laws across...

2014-07-30 08:32:08

Anticipate Topline Data in 6-8 months IRVINE, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AtheroNova Inc. (OTCBB: AHRO), a biotech company focused on the research and development of compounds to safely regress atherosclerotic plaque and improve lipid profiles in humans, today announces that its partner, CardioNova, has accomplished first dosing of subjects for its Phase 1b clinical trial with AtheroNova's lead compound, AHRO-001. This Phase 1b trial will be a continuation of the AHRO-001...

2014-07-30 08:32:03

Investment will support scale of global services, development of independent diagnostic tests, and deployment of future companion diagnostic products SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Epic Sciences, Inc. ("Epic"), a privately held biotech company that designs and develops novel diagnostics to personalize and advance the treatment and management of cancer, announced today the completion of a $30 million Series C Preferred Stock financing. The financing included new investors...

2014-07-30 08:31:00

AVT on target to be a major beneficiary of "The Next Great American Industry" valued at $10.2 Billion CORONA, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AVT, Inc. (OTC Markets: AVTC) (www.autoretail.com), a leader in automated systems for the marijuana industry, commented today on recent editorials by the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times regarding the legalization of cannabis. CNBC reports that "Marijuana could be the next great American Industry," and places the market size...

2014-07-29 23:17:04

The International Cannabis Association will host the largest East Coast medical marijuana convention ever held in New York City for people to learn about the cannabis industry. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The International Cannabis Association is hosting the “East Coast Cannabis Business Expo, Educational Conference and Regulatory Summit.” Entrepreneurs, business professionals, attorneys and lawmakers will be joining cannabis industry veterans at the largest East Coast cannabis...

2014-07-29 23:15:25

White papers by Clinovo on CDISC Standards for medical devices and cloud-based eClinical technologies have been published in the latest editions of leading pharmaceutical publications Data Basics and Med Device Online Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 White papers by Clinovo on CDISC Standards for medical devices, and cloud based eClinical technologies, have been published by leading pharmaceutical publications Data Basics and Med Device Online. These follow a long line of white papers...

2014-07-29 23:13:58

It’s time for the 9th Annual FDA Inspections Summit, focusing on inspectional readiness. With twin tracks for drug/biologics and device manufacturers, attendees will discover sessions and panels for every FDA-regulated company. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 9th Annual FDA Inspections Summit **Presented by FDAnews** Oct. 22-24, 2014 – Bethesda, MD http://www.fdanews.com/InspectionsSummit2014 What’s the state of FDA’s Quality Metrics Initiative? When will drug and...

2014-07-29 23:10:58

Back2Basics' long-term drug and alcohol addiction program resident faces his drug-of-choice post foot surgery while in treatment. Flagstaff, AZ (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Current Back2Basics long-term drug rehab resident Jon B. (age 22) was prescribed pain medication post foot surgery during his first six months of sobriety. This was Jon’s third time in foot surgery – twice on one foot, once on the other– which was how he became addicted to prescription drugs. “I broke my foot a...


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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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