Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Pain News

News on Pain continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

QRxPharma Plunges After U.S. Panel Fails to Back New Painkiller

QRxPharma Ltd. plunged the most since its initial share sale in 2007 after failing to win the backing of U.S. regulatory advisers for a painkiller that combines two opioids in an attempt to reduce side effects.

Comment?

Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Business News

6 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

Baldi Trial: Paul Gray's Wife Testifies

The trial of Des Moines pain doctor Daniel Baldi continued Tuesday with testimony about one of his most famous patients.

Comment?

Related Topix: Des Moines, IA, Medicine, Health, Duragesic, Fentanyl (generic)

10 hrs ago | CBS 47

FDA panel rejects new combination narcotic painkiller

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:04 PM on 4/24, issued at 10:04 PM Blackshear, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

Comment?

Related Topix: Blackshear, GA, Brunswick, GA, Medicine, Health, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian

11 hrs ago | WTVN-AM Columbus

The suspects are accused of bringing powerful painkillers to Ohio from the Tampa, Florida-area.

Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher says the indictments include over 400 counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, aggravated funding of drug activity and engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Percocet, Acetaminophen/Oxycodone (generic)

12 hrs ago | ABC News

FDA Panel Rejects Combination Pain Pill

The combination pill, Moxduo, was developed by QRxPharma with the aim of decreasing dangerous side effects of prescription painkillers, including breathing problems, nausea and vomiting.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic)

12 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

FDA panel rejects combination pain pill

Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Restaurant Management

12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Reduce your aches and pains with all natural cherries

Cherries are one of the most delicious and versatile fruits that mother nature gives us but did you know that aside from being great tasting they're really good for you? Consuming cherries might reduce your risk or modify the severity of diseases such as arthritis, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, blood pressure and cancer as well as helping you ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Life, Fruits, Food, Arthritis, Nutrition, Melatonin, Supplement

13 hrs ago | High Times

Stoner Sex: Pot Dealing, Pain Pills, Personal Choice & Vaseline

Dear Hyapatia, My boyfriend sells weed and I realize that means our place is always busy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Drugs

14 hrs ago | Fox News

Single pill mixes morphine ... and oxycodone

In this Jan. 18, 2013 file photo, Schedule 2 narcotics: Morphine Sulfate, OxyContin and Opana are displayed for a photograph in Carmichael, Calif.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Drugs, Carmichael, CA, Health

16 hrs ago | Times-series.co.uk

Times Series: Mr Ashby has seen countless doctors in the last eight years

A man who has faced an agonising eight years with a gaping hole in his ankle fears he could lose his foot after a doctor told him "there's nothing more we can do".

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health

17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Why you only need to spend 25p on toothpaste - but splash out on a toothbrush

It's easy to spend a small fortune on toothpaste. But surprisingly dentists insist there's little difference between budget products - such as Tesco Everyday Value Toothpaste, 25p for 75ml - and premium brands, such as Blanx White Shock Toothpaste, A 5 for 75ml.

Comment?

Related Topix: Dentistry, Health

21 hrs ago | The Item

Study: herb eases arthritis as well as drug

The pain and swelling of rheumatoid arthritis was alleviated as effectively by a centuries-old Chinese medical herb known as "thunder god vine" as the commonly prescribed methotrexate, according to a new study.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rheumatrex, Methotrexate (generic)

Mon Apr 21, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Short story collection or chocolate, bark is tasty morsel

Not all "barks" are created equally. French Chocolate Bark is a sweet accompaniment when reading Lorrie Moore's collection of sad, funny and sometimes troubling stories.

Comment?

Related Topix: Wedding, Medicine, Health

The TTABlog

Precedential No. 19: TTAB Grants Bayer's Petition for...

In a case of first impression, the Board granted Bayer's petition to cancel Belmora's registration for the mark FLANAX for "orally ingestible tablets of Naproxen Sodium for use as an analgesic," on the ground that the mark is being used by Belmora to misrepresent the source of its goods, in violation of Section 14 of the Trademark Act.

Comment?

Related Topix: Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn, Medicine, Health

CBS Local

Caution: Why Would Your Child Be Prescribed This Medication?

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, codeine and kids are a bad mix.

Comment?

Related Topix: Family, Kids, Health

Newswise

Safer Alternatives to Nonsteroidal Antinflamatory Pain Killers

Nonsteroidal antinflamatory drugs that block an enzyme called COX-2 relieve pain and inflammation but can cause heart attacks, stroke, heart failure, and even sudden cardiac death.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Inflammation, Heart Disease, Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn

EurekAlert!

Safer alternatives to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory pain killers

Nonsteroidal antinflamatory drugs that block an enzyme called COX-2 relieve pain and inflammation but can cause heart attacks, stroke, heart failure, and even sudden cardiac death.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Inflammation, Heart Disease, Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn

Scientific American

Medical Marijuana: How the Evidence Stacks Up

New York is on track to become the 21st state to legalize medical marijuana this year, and two states - Colorado and Washington - have decriminalized recreational use as well.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Medicine, Health, Rome, NY, Gout

Law.com

Federal Judge OKs 'Failure to Screen' Claim

A federal judge has allowed the estate of a woman who died of hemopericardium in Lankenau Medical Center's emergency room to proceed with a claim against the hospital for failure to screen under the federal Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act, finding that the hospital could not adequately articulate its own screening procedure as a ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Arkadelphia, AR, Health

GlobeNewswire

Studies, Reporting Significant Reduction in Chronic Pain Via...

New study data, to be presented at this month's annual meeting of the American Pain Society in Tampa, report a sharp drop in the level of chronic pain reported by patients after using pharmacy compounded non-opioid prescription pain creams.

Comment?

Related Topix: Health, Chronic Pain, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic)

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••