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3 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

ALK announces FDA approval for Merck's ragweed sublingual allergy immunotherapy tablet RAGWITEK

ALK today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved the Biologic License Application for RAGWITEKA .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration, Conjunctivitis

4 hrs ago | Business Journal

Albany, NY drug-development company continues evolution

Albany Molecular Research Inc. has been redefining itself as the drug-development company keeps looking for its next big money maker.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Biotech, Albany Molecular Research, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health, Allegra, Fexofenadine (generic), Syracuse, NY

10 hrs ago | WMTV Madison

Pollen levels to rise quickly this season

Although grass pollen doesn't normally hit the air for a few months, there is a brand new treatment for it that was just approved by the FDA, according to UW Health Allergist, Mark Moss.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

14 hrs ago | WTVF Nashville

Alternative Treatments For Your Allergies

Allergy season is in full swing here in Nashville and for some allergy sufferers those over-the-counter medications just don't seem to bring any long term relief.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Life, Food, Honey

Wed Apr 16, 2014

ClickOnDetroit

Good Health: New allergy treatment being offered

SEASONAL ALLERGIES. Karen: DR. McGEORGE IS HERE TO SHOW US HOW IT WORKS AND WHO IT COULD HELP THE MOST.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pop/Rock, The Who

P&T Community

Grass Pollen Allergy Drug Grastek Gets FDA Green Light

Grastek is an allergen extract indicated as immunotherapy for the treatment of grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis with or without conjunctivitis confirmed by a positive skin test or by in vitro testing for pollen-specific immunoglobulin E antibodies for Timothy grass or cross-reactive grass pollens.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Pollen, Health, Conjunctivitis

WMBF

Foods can make seasonal allergy symptoms worse

People dealing with allergies from many different types of pollen may experience worsened symptoms because of the food they eat.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pollen, Life, Fruits, Food, Vegetables

KTVN Reno

Immunotherapy Providing Relief For Allergy Sufferers

Nearly 35 million Americans suffer from seasonal allergies and there are 12 million doctor visits a year, due to severe allergy symptoms.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pollen, Environment, Science

Newswise

Spring Could Be Harsh For People with Multiple Tree Allergies, SLU Allergy Expert Says

The polar vortex may be on its way out, but it's certainly leaving its footprints behind.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Saint Louis University, Immunology, Biology, Science, Weather

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Online Exclusive: It's Allergy Time in Tennessee

Actually, due to numerous factors, it seems that any time is allergy time in Tennessee.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Zyrtec, Cetirizine Hydrochloride (generic), Claritin, Loratadine (generic)

Jaunted

Carlsbad: Strip Off the Winter Coat for a Frolick in These California Flower Fields

Just the other day we shared a great place to tiptoe through the tulips, and now we've got another recommendation on where to check out all the glory that is the spring season.

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Related Topix: Carlsbad, CA, Medicine, Health, Claritin, Loratadine (generic), Travel

SFGate

Expert advice on reducing the risk of food allergies

Dr. Massoud Mahmoudi is board certified in Internal Medecine and Allergy & Immunology.

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Related Topix: Allergy and Immunology, Medicine, Immunology, Biology, Science, Health, Epinephrine (generic), Epipen, Pollen, Science / Technology

HON

Health Highlights: April 15, 2014

Many Americans are paying less for prescription drugs, but some are having to deal with sharp rises in the cost of specialty medicines for rare or serious diseases such as cancer, a new report says.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Queen Anne & Magnolia News

Healthy Today | With spring come seasonal allergies

Spring has arrived in Seattle! Birds are chirping, bugs are crawling, flowers are blooming, mold spores are floatingand for upwards of 40 percent of children and their families, noses are running and eyes are tearing.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pollen, University of Washington, Sneezing

ReporterHerald.com

Allergy season off to an uncomfortable start

Families took advantage of summer-like weather to get outside at Denver's Washington Park Wednesday afternoon, April 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Denver, CO, Washington Park (Denver, CO), Sneezing, Fire, Claritin, Loratadine (generic)

Mother Jones

A Brutal Allergy Season Is Ahead. Blame the Polar Vortex.

One week ago, I purchased the first asthma inhaler I've owned since the 8th grade.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Weather, University of Tulsa, Global Warming

ABC News

9 Real Solutions for Seasonal Allergies

If you, like 50 million other Americans, suffer from this perennial pest, you probably think you've tried it all.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hay Fever, Health, Rush University, Acupuncture, Inflammation

KPIC

Spring Health Tips

Finally!!! It's spring. What a winter, especially for those in the northeast US.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Immunology, Biology, Science, Life, Holidays, Easter, Food, Chocolate, Vitamin C, Supplement, Nutrition

The Town Talk

How to reduce allergies while gardening

Allergies can put a serious crimp in gardening: A runny nose, itchy eyes or a wheezing and persistent cough can drive allergy sufferers indoors during the growing season.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Medicine, Health

Customer Interaction Solutions

FDA Approves Merck's GRASTEK (Timothy Grass Pollen Allergen Extract)...

Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved GRASTEK Tablet for Sublingual Use [2800 Bioequivalent Allergy Units ].

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Related Topix: Medicine, Pollen, Health, Food and Drug Administration, Biotech, Merck , Healthcare Industry, Conjunctivitis, Immunology, Biology, Science

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