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2009-01-20 22:34:13

Patient deaths that led to a clinical trial being halted early may have had nothing to do with the anti-cancer cream being tested, U.S. researchers say. The trial was testing a cream containing tretinoin, a retinoid commonly used to treat acne and other conditions, to prevent skin cancer.

2009-01-20 09:36:47

Patients using a cream containing tretinoin, a retinoid commonly used to treat acne and other conditions, appeared more likely to die than those using a placebo in a clinical trial that was halted early as a result, according to a report in the January issue of Archives of Dermatology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.

2009-01-20 08:53:43

Patients who use creams with an ingredient commonly used to treat acne are more likely to die than those who don't, a new study reveals.

2009-01-06 08:30:00

Epiduo(TM) Gel Combines Retinoid and Benzoyl Peroxide in a Single Product; Performs Better than Either Component Alone FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Galderma Laboratories, L.P.

2008-10-21 03:00:19

Basel, Switzerland, October 21, 2008 - Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd.

2008-10-15 03:00:22

Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. announces that Toctino(R) (alitretinoin), a new once-daily oral treatment for adults with severe chronic hand eczema (CHE) unresponsive to potent topical corticosteroids, has been approved by Finland's National Agency for Medicines (NAM).

2008-10-06 03:00:29

Basel, Switzerland, October 6, 2008 - Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd.

2008-09-22 03:00:30

Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. announces that Toctino(R) (alitretinoin), a new once-daily oral treatment for adults with severe chronic hand eczema (CHE) unresponsive to potent topical corticosteroids, has been approved by the Danish Medicines Agency (DKMA).

2008-09-08 03:00:25

Basel, Switzerland, September 8, 2008 - Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.