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Using functional magnetic resonance imaging, Dutch researchers said cognitive deficits were reversed after six weeks of sleep therapy.
Analysts in the UK have reported a surge in popularity of the drug diazepam, better known as Valium, among drug users.
Sepracor Inc. (Nasdaq: SEPR) today announced the presentation of LUNESTA(R) brand eszopiclone Phase IV study data at the 21st European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) Congress in Barcelona.
Somaxon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Novacea, Inc. (NASDAQ: NOVC) and Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately-held specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Novacea will merge with Transcept in an all-stock transaction.
SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The next time you consider popping a pill when you have trouble nodding off, it might be worth counting sheep instead. A senior psychiatrist at the Scripps Clinic Sleep Center in San Diego, Calif.
Britain plans to outlaw two freely available chemicals that double as date-rape drugs, the country's domestic security and order office said.
Handa Pharmaceuticals has confirmed that its abbreviated new drug application for quetiapine fumarate extended-release tablets, the generic version of AstraZeneca's Seroquel XR, has been accepted for filing by the FDA.
SAN DIEGO, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. today announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2008.
By HELEN PUTTICK HEALTH CORRESPONDENT A SCOTTISH GP who prescribed sleeping tablets to a patient so she could end her life should be struck off, a panel of the General Medical Council was told yesterday.
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