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2012-03-12 10:18:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. (http://www.upsher-smith.com) today presented Phase I pharmacokinetic data evaluating the profiles of 10 internally developed once-daily, extended-release formulations of the epilepsy medication topiramate. Of the formulations investigated, one extended-release (ER) formulation of topiramate emerged as being optimal for further development by meeting all pre-established single-dose and simulated steady-state...

2012-02-27 08:08:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Feb. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP) is the most common medical condition in pregnancy, affecting an estimated 70 to 85% of all pregnant women.(1) Yet in a recent national survey of more than 350 nurse practitioners (NPs), only 40% of their patients reported experiencing NVP in the last 12 months, pointing to the need for greater patient and healthcare provider dialogue about the condition. The survey was conducted online in November...

2012-01-23 08:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pregnant women who suffer from nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP) now have a new option: B-Nexa(®), a prescription prenatal vitamin launched today by Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. B-Nexa(®) is designed specifically with B vitamins and ginger to help calm NVP, also known as morning sickness, the most common symptom of pregnancy.(1,2) "Morning sickness" is not the best term to accurately describe symptoms of NVP...

2011-12-19 08:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinicians Corner, a new, comprehensive women's health portal, was recently made available to advanced practice clinicians with an interest in women's health. The website, www.clinicianscorner.com, provides this dedicated group of health care practitioners with relevant resources and educational materials in one convenient location. Since its successful debut, advanced practice clinicians, including nurse practitioners,...

2011-12-08 07:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Among the forms of dietary supplement niacin, including "flush-free" niacin, only nicotinic acid, the key ingredient in Slo-Niacin(®), is clinically proven to support good cholesterol (HDL). Slo-Niacin(®) helps maintain good cholesterol within the healthy range. Many of those "flush-free" and "laboratory tested" niacin supplements calling out to you from the nutrition aisle contain niacin in the form of...

2011-12-05 09:00:00

<font size="2" face="Arial"> </font> MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. [http://www.upsher-smith.com] today announced the presentation of Phase 1 data showing that once-daily administration of USL255, a proprietary, extended-release (ER) formulation of the epilepsy medication topiramate, demonstrated linear dose-proportionality and, when compared to immediate-release (IR) topiramate administered twice-daily, an improved...

2011-12-02 09:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. [http://www.upsher-smith.com] today announced plans to launch its new epilepsy-focused educational website, www.Epilog.us, at the American Epilepsy Society (AES) annual meeting, December 3-5, 2011. The new website will be featured at the Upsher-Smith booth (# 102) and marks an important landmark in the Company's commitment to the epilepsy community. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release,...

2011-10-13 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health (NPWH) today revealed data from a national survey of approximately 900 nurse practitioners that explored external factors that impact the type of estrogen therapy (ET) that is prescribed for symptoms associated with menopause. Studies suggest that transdermal ET may have the potential for fewer health risks and that it controls symptoms of menopause as effectively as oral...

2011-09-26 08:40:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. [http://www.upsher-smith.com] today announced the presentation of Phase I data showing that once daily administration of USL255, a proprietary extended-release (ER) formulation of the epilepsy medication topiramate, demonstrated equivalent topiramate exposure to immediate-release (IR) topiramate dosed twice daily. These findings were presented Monday, September 26, at the American Neurological...

2011-09-26 08:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. is proud to support the National Eczema Association (NEA) during Eczema Awareness Month to raise awareness about this disease and the resources available to help those who suffer from eczema. For eligible patients, Upsher-Smith offers a "pay no more than $15" coupon for Trianex((TM) )0.05% (Triamcinolone Acetonide Ointment), a prescription corticosteroid with the feel of a cream and strength of an ointment...