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2014-08-27 08:28:22

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted priority review designation for ivabradine for the treatment of chronic heart failure (HF). Ivabradine is an oral drug that inhibits the I(f) current ("funny" current) in the sinoatrial node, the body's cardiac pacemaker.(1) Ivabradine works to slow the heart rate without negative effects on myocardial contractility or ventricular...

2014-08-27 08:28:17

BOSTON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) ("Columbia" or "the Company"), a provider of pharmaceutical development, clinical trial manufacturing, and advanced analytical and consulting services to the pharmaceutical industry, today announced that it will participate at the upcoming Rodman & Renshaw 16(th) Annual Global Investment Conference, to be held in New York. The Company will present at the conference at 11:15am on September 9, 2014 at...

2014-08-27 08:27:59

Clinical collaboration with CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic will increase access to care and help improve medication adherence for patients WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into a new clinical affiliation with MedStar Health, a leading health care system with ten hospitals in Maryland and the Washington, DC, region, which will enhance access to high-quality, affordable health care services for patients. Through this...

2014-08-27 08:27:21

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 27, 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 the FBR Healthcare One on One Conference and presenting at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference. Details of the two events are as follows: FBR Healthcare One...

2014-08-27 08:24:05

MarketOptimizer.org adds new clinical trial report "Fatty Liver Disease Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014" to its store. DALLAS, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- "Fatty Liver Disease Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014 provides data on the Fatty Liver Disease clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and data relating to the clinical trials on Fatty Liver Disease. It includes an overview of the trial numbers and their recruitment status as per the site...

2014-08-26 23:17:23

Premier Value Pharmacy Compounding Network continues to grow and help its clients better manage pharmacy network compounding costs. Melrose, Massachusetts (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Premier Value Pharmacy Compounding Network (PVPCN), the nation’s first and most comprehensive compounding pharmacy network, announced the continued expansion of its client offerings related to its custom pharmacy compound network. PVPCN, founded in 2012, is focused on providing the strongest network of...

2014-08-26 23:14:00

Under the guidance of QSIT expert Julie Larsen, Principal/Director, Inspection Readiness Services at BioTeknica, attendees will share best practices on how industry uses of this inspection tool. Participants will break into groups where they will examine challenging scenarios and relate them to how they and their companies manage inspections. Falls Church, VA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 QSIT Secrets to Assure Clean Inspections: A Hands-On Seminar for FDA-Regulated Companies Pre-Conference...

2014-08-26 23:13:35

Court of Appeal reverses judgment, finds founder of medical marijuana cooperative entitled to defense under Medical Marijuana Program Act. SANTA ANA, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The California Court of Appeal has awarded the Law Offices of Glew & Kim a reversal of judgment in People v. Baniani. The landmark decision stands in support of the rights of medical marijuana patients under the Medical Marijuana Program (MMP). "This decision is another giant step toward legitimacy for...

2014-08-26 23:13:04

Tea Leaves Health is pleased to introduce new and exciting data sources in the Patientology™ application. The data enhancement is evidence of Tea Leaves Health’s ongoing commitment to pushing the envelope and providing the deepest, broadest set of consumer intelligence available anywhere. Roswell, GA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Tea Leaves Health is pleased to introduce new and exciting data sources in the Patientology™ application. The data enhancement is evidence of Tea Leaves...

2014-08-26 23:12:40

Just Released Results from 2014 Innovaacom Medical Education Programs Show 99% of Physicians Recommend Attending to Improve Patient Health Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Innovaacom, L.L.C., announced today the results of a series of worldwide medical education conferences that were held from January through June of 2014. The programs were attended by more than 1100 physicians from close to 60 countries who gathered to discuss and share best practices on how to prevent and manage the...


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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