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Meda, a specialty pharma company, has announced that its new drug application for a newly formulated higher strength azelastine nasal spray has now been accepted by the FDA as complete for substantive review after initial evaluation.
Regulatory News: Meda AB (STO:MEDAA): The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Astepro - the new formulation of Astelin. Astepro Nasal Spray is an improvement over the marketed Astelin Nasal Spray and is better tolerated by patients using the new spray.
Thai researchers suggest patients on allergy medicine are better served when they adjust their dose to symptoms.
OXFORD, England, October 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Circassia Ltd, a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on the fields of allergy and critical care, today announced the start of a further phase II clinical study of its ToleroMune(R) technology in the field of cat allergy.
Breathe Again(TM), Europe's best selling hypertonic saline nasal spray, is now available in the United States. Clinically tested in France, Breathe Again (www.breatheagain.us) is 100% natural, combining the benefits of pure seawater and the drying effect of a hypertonic solution.
Sanofi-Aventis has announced that the FDA has approved Nasacort AQ nasal spray for children aged two to five years old for the treatment of nasal symptoms associated with seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis.
BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi-aventis announced today the U.S.
Entellus Medical, a Minnesota-based medical technology company, today announced the launch of its FinESS Sinus Treatment, a less-invasive and effective treatment for chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS), during the American Academy of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting in Chicago September 21-24.
In 1861 Adam Politzer of Vienna spent much time studying the air movement in the Eustachian tubes and the ear canal. He would measure the air movement by attaching a manometer, a very large gauge, to the ear canal and the pharynx. He developed an apparatus known as the Politzer bag in 1863 which is a less invasive way to clear the Eustachian tubes. Procedure Politzerization, also known as the Politzer maneuver, is a medical procedure which inserts air in the middle ear while the patient...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.