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2014-07-18 23:01:32

Transparency Market Research added a new report "Global Epilepsy Therapeutics Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/epilepsy-therapeutics-market.html. (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Epilepsy is a group of long-term neurological disorders that is characterized by recurring seizures. These seizures are episodes that occur when group of nerve cells or neurons in brain sends...

2014-07-15 16:27:31

LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Epilepsy Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2019 - New AEDs with Novel Mechanisms of Action Signal a Shift in Treatment Patternshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2052297/Epilepsy-Therapeutics-in-Major-Developed-Markets-to-2019---New-AEDs-with-Novel-Mechanisms-of-Action-Signal-a-Shift-in-Treatment-Patterns.htmlEpilepsy Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2019 - New AEDs with...

2013-05-28 10:24:21

An epilepsy drug shows promise in an animal model at preventing tinnitus from developing after exposure to loud noise, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. The findings, reported this week in the early online version of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, reveal for the first time the reason the chronic and sometimes debilitating condition occurs. An estimated 5 to 15 percent of Americans hear whistling, clicking,...

2011-03-29 11:15:00

LONDON and MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) (TSX: VRX) announced today that the European Commission has granted marketing authorisation for Trobalt(TM) (retigabine) as an adjunctive (add-on) treatment of partial onset seizures (a form of epilepsy where a seizure begins in a specific area in one side of the brain), with or without secondary generalisation in adults aged 18 years and above...

2010-11-09 08:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. today announced the addition of an open-label extension study to PREVAIL, its global Phase III clinical trial for USL255 (extended-release topiramate). An internally developed program for the adjunctive treatment of adult epilepsy patients with partial-onset seizures, USL255 is designed to provide convenient once-daily dosing and reduce fluctuations in topiramate blood levels observed with currently available...

2010-10-01 14:25:38

More than 50 percent reduction in partial seizure frequency; safety, efficacy confirmed Researchers from the Arkansas Epilepsy Program found treatment with rufinamide results in a significant reduction in seizure frequency compared with placebo, for patients with uncontrolled partial-onset seizures (POS). Details of this study are now available online in Epilepsia, a journal published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the International League Against Epilepsy. Epilepsy affects up to 2% of the...

2010-08-11 15:00:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. and ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE: VRX) announced today that a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advisory committee voted unanimously that clinical studies had provided substantial evidence of the effectiveness of ezogabine as adjunctive treatment for adults with partial-onset seizures. After a review of the safety data, including urinary retention,...

2009-12-30 07:00:00

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE: VRX) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the New Drug Application (NDA) seeking marketing approval for the investigational drug retigabine, a neuronal potassium channel opener for the adjunctive treatment for adult epilepsy patients with partial-onset seizures. In addition, the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) confirmed on November 17,...

2009-09-21 07:00:00

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE: VRX) today provided the following update on the regulatory applications to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) for the investigational drug retigabine, a neuronal potassium channel opener for the adjunctive treatment for adult epilepsy patients with partial-onset seizures. Scientists from Valeant and its collaborative partner,...

2009-05-26 11:09:00

- New antiepileptic drug with novel mechanism of action helps address critical unmet medical need for many people living with uncontrolled epilepsy - Vimpat(R) offers hope to people with epilepsy who still have uncontrolled partial onset seizures with current treatment ATLANTA, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- press release, regulated information - UCB today announced that Vimpat(R) (lacosamide) C-V, a new antiepileptic drug (AED) is available in the U.S. as an add-on therapy for the treatment of...


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