Latest Treatment of schizophrenia Stories

2009-06-10 17:32:00

WILMINGTON, Del., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S.

2009-06-10 17:30:00

ADELPHI, Md., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The U.S.

2009-06-09 12:59:41

Researchers have been seeking a safe and effective way to treat cognitive impairments associated with schizophrenia by enhancing N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) glutamate receptors.

2009-05-19 13:56:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- New data demonstrate that maintenance therapy with RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) (risperidone) Long-Acting Treatment (RLAT) significantly delayed the time to relapse compared to placebo in patients with Bipolar I Disorder.

2009-05-19 06:57:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Schizophrenia is one of the most disabling diseases,(1) and frequent relapses and rehospitalization as a result of the disease place enormous burdens on patients, caregivers and society.(2) According to two new studies, the use of RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) (risperidone) Long-Acting Treatment (RLAT) may improve clinical and functional outcomes and reduce rates of rehospitalization among patients with schizophrenia.

2009-05-18 12:30:00

Three-year data show olanzapine LAI safety findings consistent with oral olanzapine except for injection-related events INDIANAPOLIS, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company presented today data on the short- and long-term efficacy and safety of olanzapine long-acting injection (LAI) in the treatment of adults with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.

2009-05-18 07:00:00

RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) is the First and Only Long-Acting Antipsychotic Therapy Available for Bipolar I Disorder TITUSVILLE, N.J., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen(R), Division of Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the U.S.

2009-05-14 13:52:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc.

2009-05-14 09:49:51

Significant and widespread cognitive problems appear to exist in schizophrenia in its earliest phase, making it very hard for people with the disorder to work, study or be social, according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association.

2009-04-08 18:14:00

WILMINGTON, Del., April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.