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  1. Is Off-Label Drug Promotion Protected Free Speech?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... question "Should a pharmaceutical sales rep be allowed to tell a doctor that Topamax, prescribed for migraines and seizures, might also work on alcohol addiction?" Is it his free speech right to say that any drug has uses beyond what's listed on its ...

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  2. Ibuprofen and Oxcarbazepine Tablets Recalled: AttorneyOne Monitors and Keep Consumers InformedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... (AHP), are recalled due to mislabeled packaging. Oxcarbazepine is used for the treatment of certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. The reason for the recall is that Lot #142588, Expiration Date, 01/2016 of Ibuprofen Tablets, USP, 600 ...

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  3. Seven reasons why THC in cannabis is good medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsTarget.com

    With a growing number of states, particularly in the southern U.S., starting to accept the medicinal benefits of cannabidiol, or CBD, a therapeutic compound found in the cannabis plant that is beneficial for treating seizures, inflammation and other health conditions, the more widely known cannabis compound tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, is being ... (more)

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  4. Carly's Law: Bentley, supporters gather in Pelham to praise bill's passageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Alabama Live

    PELHAM, Alabama -- Almost a year ago, Dustin Chandler was talking at work about an idea to legalize medicinal marijuana in Alabama to treat seizures in his child and others.

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  5. Pelham targeting City Park for Carly's Clubhouse all-inclusive playgroundRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Alabama Live

    ... Named after Dustin and Amy Chandler's 3-year-old daughter, Carly, who has a rare genetic disease that causes severe seizures, the legislation authorizes a UAB-led study involving a marijuana-derived medication for treating seizures. "My daughter ...

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  6. Mislabeling Triggers Tablet Recall by American Health PackagingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Pharmaceutical Technology

    ... and osteoarthritis; and treatment of primary dysmenorrhea. Oxcarbazepine is used for treating certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. Failure to receive the proper dose of oxcarbazepine could increase the chances of having a seizure. ...

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  7. Ibuprofen and Oxcarbazepine Tablets in Hospital Unit Dose, RecallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... of patients in which use of ibuprofen is contraindicated. Oxcarbazepine is used for treating certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. Failure to receive the proper dose of oxcarbazepine could increase the chances of having a seizure. ...

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  8. Advocates hail legal pot for kids with seizures, hope to aid othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Chicago Tribune

    Families of children who suffer seizures are welcoming a new Illinois law that will allow kids like them to receive medical marijuana, as advocates look to broaden the law to treat other conditions.

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  9. Nationwide recall on certain Ibuprofen and Oxcarbazepine tablets.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    ... of patients in which use of ibuprofen is contraindicated. Oxcarbazepine is used for treating certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. Failure to receive the proper dose of oxcarbazepine could increase the chances of having a seizure This ...

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  10. Select to View Firm Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | US Food and Drug Administration

    ... of patients in which use of ibuprofen is contraindicated. Oxcarbazepine is used for treating certain types of seizures in patients with epilepsy. Failure to receive the proper dose of oxcarbazepine could increase the chances of having a seizure. ...

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  11. Editorial: Don't leave Charlotte's Web sellers to chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... a sound decision earlier this year when they legalized Charlotte's Web for the treatment of children with epileptic seizures. Now state regulators setting rules for who can grow and distribute the drug should establish a free-market competition ...

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  12. Global Epilepsy Therapeutics Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | PRWeb

    ... . Epilepsy is a group of long-term neurological disorders that is characterized by recurring seizures. These seizures are episodes that occur when group of nerve cells or neurons in brain sends wrong signals. Seizures could differ from primary ...

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  13. Family creates company to bring medical marijuana drug, Charlotte’s Web, to FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | The Miami Herald

    ... the cultivation of marijuana low in THC, the chemical that provides the high, and high in CBD, the one that calms seizures. They say their motives are pure: to guarantee the strain that worked miracles in Colorado is available in Florida and to ...

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  14. Levetiracetam for Dogs Side EffectsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | SBWire

    ... can be as high as 70 percent, are given levetiracetam in addition to their current medication. Animals that have seizures because of hepatic encephalopathy, which results when the liver is not cleaning out the blood which lets toxins get to the ...

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  15. Cold JusticeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Folio Weekly

    ... - because of a 2005 Iowa precedent (even though the Iowa legislature has since allowed medical marijuana to treat seizures). Mackenzie's wife, his 73-year-old parents, his son and a friend were also charged with assisting Mackenzie's "operation" ...

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  16. Side Effects of Diazepam in DogsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | SBWire

    ... aggressive are treated with diazepam to calm them down although aggression may increase on the drug. Cats that have seizures and pee outside the litter box greatly benefits from diazepam. Because diazepam also acts as a muscle relaxant and provides ...

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  17. Upsher-Smith Laboratories Announces Immediate Availability Of A...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | BioSpace

    Qudexy XR and Topiramate Extended-Release Capsules are indicated as initial monotherapy in patients 10 years of age and older with partial-onset seizures or primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures.

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  18. Parents' quest to bring Charlotte's Web pot strain to Florida draws criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Bradenton.com

    ... the cultivation of marijuana low in THC, the chemical that provides the high, and high in CBD, the one that calms seizures. They say their motives are pure: to guarantee the strain that worked mir The Moseleys are partnering with the Stanley ...

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  19. Neurelis Regains Rights to Intranasal Diazepam ProgramRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Big News Network.com

    ... evelopment of NRL-1 (intranasal diazepam) for pediatric and adult epilepsy patients who experience acute repetitive seizures.

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  20. Neurelis reclaims rights to epilepsy drug from BiotieRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | San Diego Source

    Encinitas-based Neurelis Inc. entered an agreement with Biotie Therapies Corp. to end the option held by Biotie to purchase Neurelis, clearing the way for Neurelis to commence further development of intranasal diazepam for pediatric and adult epilepsy patients who experience acute repetitive seizures.

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