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5 Training Hacks That Will Help You Get the Best Race Time Ever
In need of a little help to get a PR on race day? Try these hacks before and during your race to help you achieve a faster time.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
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What is chikungunya fever?
Chikungunya is a virus transmitted by mosquitoes that causes the sudden onset of fever and severe joint pain.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Q: I have terrible arthritis in my knees. I was wondering if there are any injections that can rebuild the cartilage and fix my problem.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Provincial court judge Orr says P.E.I. has significant drug problem
A 53-year-old Charlottetown man who was arrested as part of the Operation Clean Sweep drug raids earlier this year was sentenced Friday to 12 months in jail for drug trafficking.
Monterey County Herald
Ask Dr. K: Neuropathic pain has multiple treatment options
A There are two main types of pain. Nociceptive pain results from an injury to tissues outside your nervous system.
Contract Pharma Breaking News
Daiichi, Charleston Labs to Develop Hydrocodone Products
Daiichi Sankyo and Charleston Laboratories, Inc. , through its subsidiary LOCL Pharma, Inc., have entered into a strategic collaboration for the development and U.S. commercialization of Charleston's hydrocodone combination products, including CL-108, being studied for the treatment of moderate to severe pain and the reduction of Opioid-Induced ... (more)
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Liver Disease Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Liver disease is a general term that refers to any abnormal process that affects liver tissues.
Daiichi Sankyo and Charleston Laboratories Announce Collaboration to...
CL-108 combines 12.5 mg of immediate-release promethazine with 7.5 mg of hydrocodone and 325 mg of acetaminophen.
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Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Announces Settlement of OFIRMEV...
Mallinckrodt plc today announced that its subsidiary, Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc., has entered into settlement and license agreements with Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC, resolving pending patent litigation involving OFIRMEV injection.
Mallinckrodt Receives Patent from U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
The patent, U.S. Patent Number 8,790,694 contains composition claims directed to unique design, formulation, pharmacokinetic, and release characteristics of MNK-155 and conveys the same period of exclusivity as did the patent granted in 2013 for the company's product XARTEMISTM XR Extended-Release Tablets .
Tue Aug 05, 2014
6 holistic approaches to a fever
Conventional doctors have been taught to treat every symptom that comes to their attention.
J&J consumer health segment...
Recall-plagued Johnson & Johnson is pulling all infant Tylenol off the U.S. market because some parents have had problems with redesigned bottles, introduced three months ago, that the company touted as a big safety improvement to make measuring doses easier.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Rx Product News
Incruse Ellipta Marketed by: GlaxoSmithKline Indication: The FDA has approved Incruse Ellipta , an anticholinergic, for longterm, once-daily maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease .
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Painkillers May Do More Harm Than Good; Even Tylenol, Ibuprofen Can Be Risky
A new analysis from Consumer Reports reveals that the ease with which people have been overdosing on prescription painkillers hasn't lessened.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Consumer Reports Wants FDA Change for Painkillers
Consumer Reports also advises the FDA to establish consistent standards for acetaminophen by limiting daily doses, and lowering pill maximums for OTC products, as it has for prescriptions.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Pain medications causing 17,000 deaths a year Up to 46 people in the...
Over-the-counter acetaminophen, which is found in more than 600 different medicines, makes it easy to overdose without even realizing it.
It's Easy to Overdose on Tylenol, Study Warns
A new analysis from Consumer Reports calls out the Food and Drug Administration for inconsistent and potentially dangerous labeling of acetaminophen painkillers The rise in prescriptions and non-prescription use of painkillers in the U.S. is no secret - in the past decade, prescriptions for opioids have skyrocketed by 300%, making them the most ... (more)
U.S. Health Coalition Calls for Continued Education on Acetaminophen, ...
Today's Consumer Reports story on prescription and non-prescription pain relievers serves as an important reminder for consumers of the importance of taking medicines safely and reinforces the importance of initiatives such as the Acetaminophen Awareness Coalition's Know Your Dose consumer education campaign.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Re: Is Tylenol Effective? | News One
According to a new study , the painkiller acetaminophen - best known as Tylenol - does not help treat a particular type of pain.