Navigation Links
Docs Say No to Pulling Drugs Containing Acetaminophen off the Market
Date:7/20/2009

FLEMINGTON, N.J., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- A new national media study among 589 physicians revealed that the majority of physicians (82%) do not believe that drugs containing acetaminophen should be pulled off the market.

(Logo:http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20071204/NYTU133LOGO )

The study was conducted by HCD Research using its MediaCurves.com(R) website during July 17-19, to obtain physicians' perceptions of a CNN news clip which outlined an FDA committee's recent concern regarding acetaminophen, a drug found in several common prescription and non-prescription products. To view agreement curves and detailed results go to: www.mediacurves.com.

"Physicians expressed sharp disagreement when the CNN reporter stated: 'the committee said yank them off the market -- no more Vicodin, no more Percocet,' as evidenced by the downward spiral of our automated response curves," explained Glenn Kessler, president and CEO, HCD Research.

The majority of doctors (70%) reported that the FDA's warnings and concerns regarding the acetaminophen have not affected their prescribing habits.

Among the findings:

"Have your prescribing habits changed since becoming aware of the FDA's recent warnings and concerns regarding the drug Acetaminophen? Select all that apply."

                                                         Total
                                                        (n=589)
                                                         ------
    More likely to prescribe products containing
     Acetaminophen                                          1%

    Less likely to prescribe products containing
     Acetaminophen                 
'/>"/>
SOURCE HCD Research
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. A Magnetic Presence: Siemens New MRI Systems Pulling More Patients Toward the Benefits of MR Imaging
2. High-Salt Diet Dampens Effects of Blood Pressure Drugs
3. Debate Over Advertising Prescription Drugs to Consumers Goes Online at New ProCon.org Website
4. Crime, Drugs and Health Problems Face Vancouvers Downtown Eastside
5. CMPI to Host Hill Briefing Tomorrow on Follow-on Biologic Drugs for Media and Congressional Staff With Reps. Eshoo and Rogers
6. China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Acquires Drugstores in Beijing
7. The National Council on Aging and CVS/pharmacy Educate Tampa Seniors on Medication Management and How to Save Money on Prescription Drugs
8. Dry mouth linked to prescription and over the counter drugs
9. CMPI to Host Hill Briefing on Follow-On Biologic Drugs for Media and Congressional Staff with Reps. Eshoo and Rogers
10. Post-transplant combo can replace toxic immune-suppressing drugs in monkeys
11. New York Law Firm Files Lawsuit Against Manufacturer of Zicam Nasal Spray and Drugstore Chain That Sold Product
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... OSF Healthcare System has been ... Most Wired Survey conducted by Hospitals & Health Networks. This marks the fourth consecutive ... by The Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis . , Health ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... The connection between a healthy head of hair and a feeling of ... full head of hair can have a devastating impact on the daily life of a ... work place, the consequences of hair loss are not to be taken lightly. , The ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... Zaca Life has created ... With no water needed, the refreshing berry-flavored tablets are the perfect travel companion. ... natural ingredients that may help with body detoxification, protection and hydration,” said Mark ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... Eyepartner is proud to highlight that ... California’s Gaslamp Quarter Plaza for five years this September. , The surveillance ... for any suspicious activity. These cameras are in place to provide inarguable proof ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... 2015 , ... The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) is seeking ... exclusively on telemedicine, telehealth and mHealth. The meeting, expected to attract over 6,000 ... May 14-17, 2016 in Minneapolis, MN. , ATA’s annual meeting attracts the world’s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:OSF HealthCare Named One of the Most Wired Systems 2Health News:OSF HealthCare Named One of the Most Wired Systems 3Health News:New Study Shows the Link between Hair Restoration and Healthy Self-Image 2Health News:Zaca Life Introduces Recovery Chewable Packets with Setria® Glutathione and Sustamine® L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine 2Health News:Zaca Life Introduces Recovery Chewable Packets with Setria® Glutathione and Sustamine® L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine 3Health News:Zaca Life Introduces Recovery Chewable Packets with Setria® Glutathione and Sustamine® L-Alanyl-L-Glutamine 4Health News:Eyepartner Software Helps Victims in Gaslamp Quarter Plaza 2Health News:Eyepartner Software Helps Victims in Gaslamp Quarter Plaza 3Health News:Presentation Proposals for ATA 2016 are Now Being Accepted Online at ATA2016.com 2Health News:Presentation Proposals for ATA 2016 are Now Being Accepted Online at ATA2016.com 3
... Reporter , WEDNESDAY, Feb. 15 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers report ... kicking off puberty in humans, a finding that offers insight ... who suffer from a rare disease that prevents the start ... family whose members have suffered from the disease confirmed that ...
... , WEDNESDAY, Feb. 15 (HealthDay News) -- ... or stroke, peripheral artery disease is often unrecognized and ... scientific statement released Wednesday. Peripheral artery disease is ... and other materials in the blood vessels outside the ...
... California reported the largest decline in drunk-driving deaths of any ... and a $232,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic ... to UC Irvine,s Health Education Center is helping to keep ... College DUI Awareness Program, UCI has organized nine universities into ...
... -- Hospitalization for underage drinking is common in the United ... estimated total cost for these hospitalizations is about $755 million ... also found geographic and demographic differences in the incidence of ... the Journal of Adolescent Health . Of ...
... potential for making medical isotopes with X-rays from a particle ... to the large scale. The Canadian Isotope Project, led by ... Research Council of Canada, and medical researchers in Winnipeg, Ottawa ... production levels with the delivery of a new particle accelerator ...
... TAMPA, Fla. A recent study conducted by researchers at ... in Rochester, Minn., has found that female cancer survivors receiving ... screening and who had never had cancer. The study ... Journal of Clinical Oncology . Researchers surveyed 19,948 women ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Gene Linked to Start of Puberty 2Health News:Circulatory Disorder Not Studied Enough in Women, Experts Say 2Health News:UCI leads multicampus collaboration to reward use of designated drivers 2Health News:Mayo Clinic: Hospitalization of US underage drinkers common, costs $755 million a year 2Health News:Canadian Isotope Project enters final stretch 2Health News:Female cancer survivors have 'worse health behaviors' than women with no cancer history 2
(Date:7/30/2015)... , July 30, 2015  Tandem Diabetes Care®, ... company and manufacturer of the t:slim® and t:flex™ ... into non-exclusive Development Agreements with Dexcom, Inc. to ... pumps with the Dexcom G5 and G6 continuous ... next generation pump platform with Dexcom,s future CGM ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 2015  Today we bring you a special edition of #MedicareMonday on Medicare,s 50 ... some of our Medicare resources and continue highlighting the success of the prescription drug ... Check out our latest infographics and videos here: http://onphr.ma/1INp9qQ ... ... ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... and VANCOUVER , July 30, ... announced today that it will report its second quarter ... management will host a conference call and live webcast ... of financial results, clinical development programs and a general ... log on to the Investor Relations page of the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Development Agreement with Dexcom for Integration of Future Generation CGM Systems 2Tandem Diabetes Care Announces Development Agreement with Dexcom for Integration of Future Generation CGM Systems 3Happy 50th Anniversary Medicare! 2Happy 50th Anniversary Medicare! 3
... SPRING, Md., April 19, 2011 The Food and ... the root of misuse, misprescribing, abuse, overdoses, addiction, and ... of these powerful opioids? (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO ... http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm251830.htm Sign up for e-mail ...
... 19, 2011 Amira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that ... an orphan drug designation by the U.S. Food and ... Commonly referred to as IPF, this fibrotic disease affects ... "This is an important development for Amira, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Amira Pharmaceuticals Receives Orphan Drug Status for a Novel LPA1 Antagonist, AM152, for the Treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis 2
Anti Gliadin IgA Enzyme Immunosay for quantitative determination of Gliadin-IgG antibodies in serum....
... high throughput primary or backup instrument, ... performance and reliability equal to or ... The advanced technology of the AUTION ... delivers reproducible and accurate results, limiting ...
Assay uses highly specific rabbit anti-estriol antibody reparation - negligible cross-reactivity with other estrogen metabolites. Excellent assay precision and reproducibility. Superior sensitivity ...
... Estrone Sulfate (E1S) is the most abundant ... as normal men [1,2]. Estrone Sulfate is ... and has a longer half-life in blood ... generally parallel those of estrone and estradiol, ...
Medicine Products: