Navigation Links
TOZAL(R) Nutritional Supplement Improves Vision in Common Form of Macular Degeneration
Date:9/10/2008

eye tests. Participants were instructed to take TOZAL three times a day and to maintain a log, which was checked by researchers on each visit. The primary objective of the study was to measure change in visual acuity, while a secondary objective was to find improved macular function as measured by these tests.

"We saw significant improvements in visual acuity, but did not see demonstrated improvements in function," said Dr. Cangemi. "This is likely due to the short duration of the study."

The study's Institutional Review Board determined that all patients must receive the standard of care, so no true placebo arm was permitted. Instead, Dr. Cangemi used a widely accepted placebo protocol and constructed comparisons with placebo data from the "MIRA-1" study, which followed the same inclusion and exclusion criteria as TOZAL. All patients in the MIRA study -- including those in the placebo arm -- received AREDS supplements.

Patients in the TOZAL study were initially divided into two groups: those receiving TOZAL plus electrical microcurrent stimulation (MCS) and those receiving TOZAL and sham MCS. MCS was abandoned early in the study. Reported results are based on the arm of the study in which 37 patients received TOZAL and sham MCS.

TOZAL was developed by Edward L. Paul, O.D., Ph.D., an optometrist and nutritionist who is an authority on nutrition and vision loss. Dr. Paul has licensed the TOZAL formulation to AmeriSciences, a leading developer of science-based nutritional supplements that is based in Houston. He serves on the AmeriSciences Scientific Advisory Board.

Dr. Cangemi received funding for the study and manuscript preparation from Atlantic Medical, Inc., a company that holds patent rights to TOZAL.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Atlantic Medical, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Genetic Differences Predict Anti-Inflammatory Benefits From Nutritional Products
2. Resveratrol Longevity Science Makes Dramatic U-Turn, But Resveratrol Supplements Remain Unchanged
3. Emisphere Presents Dramatic Clinical Evidence Demonstrating New Approach to Vitamin B12 Supplementation
4. CTI to Meet With the FDA to Discuss Filing of a Supplemental Biologics License Application for Zevalin(R)
5. Blueberry-Supplemented Diet Shows Promise in Lowering Cholesterol in Animal Trials
6. Lilly Submits Cymbalta(R) Supplemental New Drug Application for Chronic Pain to U.S. Food and Drug Administration
7. People With Diabetes May Have All-Natural Citrus Supplement To Help Lower Blood Glucose and Cholesterol Levels
8. Supplemental New Drug Application for PREZISTA(TM) Submitted to U.S. Food and Drug Administration
9. FDA Accepts Wyeths Supplemental New Drug Application for Tygacil for the Treatment of Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia
10. Premier Micronutrient Launches Supplement for Hearing Health
11. ORENCIA(R) (abatacept) Supplemental Biologics License Application for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Accepted by FDA for Filing and Review
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2015)... HILL, N.C. , Jan. 23, 2015 For the ... are in dealing with payers. Likewise, the importance of the ... - will only continue to grow as payer formularies and ... access therapies. At the same time, managed markets ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015 Research and Markets ... "Video Telemedicine Market- Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends ... Video communication has been the topic of fascination ... the United States and the Soviet Russia. Earlier ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015 Research and Markets ... the "Urinary Catheters Market (Indwelling or Foley Catheters, ... Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast ... , At present, the global market for ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:As Payer Influence Rises, Pharmaceutical Companies work to Optimize the Managed Markets Function 2Video Telemedicine Market- Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 2Video Telemedicine Market- Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 3Urinary Catheters Market (Indwelling or Foley Catheters, Intermittent Catheters and Male External or Condom Catheters) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 2Urinary Catheters Market (Indwelling or Foley Catheters, Intermittent Catheters and Male External or Condom Catheters) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020 3
... Data Show Bifeprunox Maintained Stability,Significantly Longer than ... Profile Comparable with Placebo , MARIETTA, Ga. ... Solvay,Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, a division of ... results on,bifeprunox, an investigational treatment for adult ...
... 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forest,Laboratories, Inc. and Cypress ... from a 1,196 patient randomized,three month, double-blind, ... therapeutic effects of,milnacipran as a treatment of ... only been able to review initial top-line,results ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New Long-Term Data Analyses for Bifeprunox Show Favorable Effects,Versus Placebo in Stabilized Patients with Schizophrenia 2New Long-Term Data Analyses for Bifeprunox Show Favorable Effects,Versus Placebo in Stabilized Patients with Schizophrenia 3New Long-Term Data Analyses for Bifeprunox Show Favorable Effects,Versus Placebo in Stabilized Patients with Schizophrenia 4New Long-Term Data Analyses for Bifeprunox Show Favorable Effects,Versus Placebo in Stabilized Patients with Schizophrenia 5Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Cypress Bioscience, Inc. Announce,Positive Results of Phase III Study for Milnacipran as a Treatment,for Fibromyalgia Syndrome 2Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Cypress Bioscience, Inc. Announce,Positive Results of Phase III Study for Milnacipran as a Treatment,for Fibromyalgia Syndrome 3Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Cypress Bioscience, Inc. Announce,Positive Results of Phase III Study for Milnacipran as a Treatment,for Fibromyalgia Syndrome 4Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Cypress Bioscience, Inc. Announce,Positive Results of Phase III Study for Milnacipran as a Treatment,for Fibromyalgia Syndrome 5Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Cypress Bioscience, Inc. Announce,Positive Results of Phase III Study for Milnacipran as a Treatment,for Fibromyalgia Syndrome 6
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Woodloch Pines, an ... has been selected by TripAdvisor as the number one best ... 6th best in the world for their annual Travelers’ Choice ... travel community . The website is home to millions of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The Incredible Bulk ... Ben Pakulski to increase lean muscle by up to 30lbs ... caught the attention of HealthyandFitZone.com’s Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative ... it is a step-by-step, scientific diet formula that allows the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... The federal court overseeing thousands of vaginal ... Southern District of West Virginia has upheld a $2 million ... bellwether trial. In an Order dated January 21st, the Court ... that C.R. Bard had not proven a miscarriage of justice. ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Autocarinsurancebest.com has released a new blog post explaining the ... . , Auto insurance quotes help many drivers find ... necessary to call an agent or visit an agency for ... single website: http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ . , Every business who relies ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... NY (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... of Sports Medicine flagship journal Medicine & Science ... L-Citrulline before exercise may help reduce gastrointestinal (GI) ... 1 , Participants in the double-blind, placebo-controlled ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 2Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 3Health News:The Incredible Bulk: Review Examining Ben Pakulski’s Brand New Bulking Muscle Building Diet Program Released 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3
... number one in the nation in cardiology and GI ... for 2008, BOSTON, May 29 Children,s Hospital ... pediatric hospitals in the country,according to U.S.News & World ... Since the magazine began ranking hospitals 19 years ago, ...
... 5; Cancer program ... in Top 10 ... Bay Area, STANFORD, Calif., May 29 Once again, Lucile Packard,Children,s Hospital ... annual America,s Best Children,s Hospitals issue hitting,newsstands June 2, the magazine places Lucile ...
... to 66% increased risk of disease after operation , , ... anti-rejection drug sirolimus may lead to increased risk of ... data on about 20,000 Medicare patients who had kidney ... patients had diabetes before their kidney transplant. Compared to ...
... Sales Managers and executives,often face questions such as: ... middle-ranking performers, Inducements have to stand out to,engender ... is a summary of a research,presentation that evaluates ... and intangible rewards used in sales recognition programs. ...
... 1 or type 2 diabetes who self-monitor their blood ... adjust treatment regimens can achieve improved glucose control, according ... Special Supplement to the June 2008 issue (Volume 10, ... journal published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. ( www.liebertpub.com ...
... May 29 Martek Biosciences,Corporation (Nasdaq: MATK ) ... Annual Needham & Company Biotechnology and Medical Technology,Conference in ... - 12, 2008 at,the New York Palace Hotel. Peter ... 12, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time., A ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Children's Hospital Boston Ranked Number One in New England 2Health News:Children's Hospital Boston Ranked Number One in New England 3Health News:U.S.News 2008 'Best Hospitals' Issue Again Ranks Packard Children's as One of Nation's Best 2Health News:Anti-Rejection Drug May Boost Diabetes in Kidney Transplant Patients 2Health News:Best Practices in Sales Recognition 2Health News:Special supplement on self-monitoring of blood glucose in diabetes technology & therapeutics 2
... blood oximeters provide cardiologists with critical ... a patient's blood. The Oxicom series ... over a half-million saturation samples measured ... cost-effective oxygen saturation readings in less ...
We offer small and large pre-gelled Surface Electrodes suitable for EMG or EGG recordings....
We offer small and large pre-gelled Surface Electrodes suitable for EMG or EGG recordings....
We offer small and large pre-gelled Surface Electrodes suitable for EMG or EGG recordings....
Medicine Products: