Latest Pharmacology Stories
The Jennifer Act is currently up in the Senate and the House in Florida, and advocates immediate intervention for those suffering from the throes of addiction.
Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems (IRIS), a retinal screening solution for primary care, has received clearance by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a distinction that comes
Choices Recovery Founder Per Wickstrom honors the 2015 Oscar nominees while informing people about the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse. Hollywood, California
LONDON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SummaryGlobalData's clinical trial report, "Athlete's Foot (Tinea Pedis) Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2015" provides data on the
Compact, Conservative and Packs a Punch: Appealing to New Market Segment for Solid Concentrates LANSING, Mich., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Quality Products Distribution,
SALT LAKE CITY, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- VendRx Inc., a provider of the first fully configurable in-office physician dispensing solution, today announced its first patent has been issued
CAESAREA, Israel, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Asaf Alperovitz, Allium Medical CEO: "The FDA confirmed that Gardia successfully achieved all of the clinical endpoints
First-of-its-kind analysis enables payers and providers to determine total economic impact of prescribing particular drugs SANTA ROSA, Calif., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AdverseEvents,
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Teikoku Pharma USA (TPU) announced today that it has submitted a 505(b)(2) New Drug Application (NDA) to the U.S.
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 (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...
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...
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...
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.
- The governor of a province or people.