Amicus Releases Study Results On Rare Disease Drug
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Mechanisms of Kv2.1 channel inhibition by celecoxib - modification of gating and channel block
British Journal of Pharmacology , Vol. 159, No. 2. , pp. 405-418, doi:10.1111/j.1476-5381.2009.00539.x Background and purpose:a Selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors such as rofecoxib and celecoxib were developed as NSAIDs with reduced gastric side effects.
Boxed Warnings Common Among Newly Approved Drugs
The number of boxed warnings and withdrawals of new drugs increased after Vioxx was pulled off the market in 2004, according to a research letter in JAMA Internal Medicine .