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-- Trial Met Primary Efficacy Endpoint with Statistical Significance After 12 Weeks of Treatment -- WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Nov. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eisai Inc.
LA JOLLA, Calif., Oct.
Contrave is now available by prescription, and Contrave patients also have access to the Scale Down program and Direct Save to help support their complete approach to weight management DEERFIELD,
- Orexigen expects to end 2014 with approximately $190 million in cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.
Study will determine the efficacy of handheld computer tablets to promote the integration of 5 A's for smoking cessation in the primary care setting SAN FRANCISCO, Oct.
Approved online continuing education company announces addition of new course for healthcare providers.
Survey indicates employers are prepared for the Affordable Care Act's tobacco cessation rules DALLAS, Sept.
Young adults encouraged to end their "bad relationship" with smoking OTTAWA, Sept.
One of the biggest challenges a cancer patient faces, especially one suffering from lung cancer, is to quit smoking. Continuing to smoke can cause new mutations among cancer survivors. Many have turned to e-cigarettes, in addition to traditional cigarettes.
The FDA has approved the weight loss pill Contrave, a medication that will be used to treat obese adults in conjunction with a controlled diet and exercise.
Nicotine replacement therapy is the administration of nicotine by other means than smoking. This change in the way nicotine is delivered prevents the harmful effects of smoking and is usually used in smoking cessation. Types Nicotine replacement therapy can be administered in several forms. The type used depends on the patient and what fits into their lifestyle best. The forms available include: Nicotine patches – transdermal (through the skin) Nicotine gum – orally (through the...
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