Navigation Links
Separate Sets of Research Show Treatment Improved Quality of Life,,,in as Early as Three Weeks; Patient Adherence to Medication is,,,Multifactorial

compliance are multifactorial," said study lead author Sunanda Kane, M.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and Nutrition at the University of Chicago. "This information, adds to the pool of knowledge physicians have surrounding UC treatment to help them better understand and treat their patients."

The retrospective cohort study used records of health service utilization from the Thomson Medstat MarketScan(R) Research database. Treatment initiation was defined as 5-ASA use from October 2002 - September 2004 with no 5-ASA use in the prior six months. 5-ASA prescription refill activity was captured at three months. Parameters of interest at index date and 12 months prior were compared between patients who refilled their prescriptions at three months, and those who did not.

In addition to its well-known consumer brands, P&G develops and markets a gastrointestinal platform that extends across pharmaceutical and over-the- counter brands. One of these brands is Asacol Delayed-Release Tablets, available by prescription only, which is indicated for ulcerative colitis (UC), a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).(1) Additional information about Asacol can be found by visiting www.Asacol.com.

About Ulcerative Colitis

UC involves inflammation of the lining of the colon and rectum. It varies in clinical severity with patients having mild, moderate or severe disease. Treatment depends on the extent and severity of disease.

UC causes flares followed by periods of remission. During a flare, in which the rectum or colon become inflamed, people experience symptoms such as diarrhea, rectal bleeding, abdominal cramping and an urgent need to go to the bathroom. Flares can vary in duration and intensity. While UC is a lifelong condition, medication may help control flares.

UC affects people of a
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. Study Shows Advantages of Complete Phase Ib Trial Over Separate Phase I Trials
2. NIEHS Researchers Identify Enzyme Critical in DNA Replication
3. Stanford Researchers Find Brain Pathway of Depression in Rats
4. Suven Life Sciences Presenting Pre-clinical data of their NCE’s SUVN-502 and SUVN-507at International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) 2007 World Congress of Neuroscience
5. From Clinical Cancer Research: Rethinking Therapeutic Cancer Vaccine Trials
6. Researchers Discover Method for Identifying How Cancer Evades the Immune System
7. Infertile Voice Supports Stem Cell Research: RESOLVE Calls for Patient Options in Using Frozen Embryos
8. Fact Sheet: Advancing Stem Cell Research While Respecting Moral Boundaries
9. President Bush Ignores Americas Plea for Support of Stem Cell Research
10. Researchers Discover Gene For Rare Skin Disorder
11. The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Expresses Disappointment Over President Bushs Veto of the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act
Post Your Comments:
(Date:8/21/2014)... ON , Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Eisai Limited ... the introduction of the first-of-its-kind comic book available in ... tool, has been designed specifically to educate children and their ... Canada affecting more than 300,000 Canadians. Eisai ... health care (hhc) , in which the patient is central ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inc. magazine ... the third straight year, No. 349 in Health ... ranking of the nation,s fastest-growing private companies. The ... most important segment of the economy—America,s independent entrepreneurs. ... Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014  Seventy-one percent of Americans believe the abuse of ... public health and safety issue in the United ... today by Repass & Partners, a Cincinnati ... the severity of the prescription medication abuse problem and the ... serious health situation facing our country," Rex Repass , ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Eisai Pleased to Support Canadian Epilepsy Alliance Comic Book that Teaches Children About Epilepsy 2Carolina's HME Named for Third Straight Year to Inc. Magazine's List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies--the Inc. 5000 2Carolina's HME Named for Third Straight Year to Inc. Magazine's List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies--the Inc. 5000 3Consumers Desperate For Measures To Curb Prescription Drug Abuse 2Consumers Desperate For Measures To Curb Prescription Drug Abuse 3
... last two years the Lap Band has skyrocketed to fame ... individuals. As a result, the number of surgeons providing this ... caliber of skill sometimes varying greatly from one surgeon to ... Dr. Michael Feiz has taken the standards of "bedside manner" ...
... JOLLA, Calif., June 21, 2011 Healthcare information technology ... But several pivotal decisions lie ahead with respect to ... critical issues facing healthcare leaders will be examined in ... June 28, 2011 from University of California San Diego ...
Cached Medicine Technology:VIP Care for Lap Band Patients Leads to Life Changing Results 2Health Information Technology: UC San Diego New Seminar Explores Four Critical Issues 2
(Date:8/21/2014)... York, NY (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... can often have larger discounts for specific protection plans, ... is now helping consumers to quote life insurance from ... , The local agents that appear inside of ... offer a fast method of price reviews this year. ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... City, Utah (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... is pleased to announce the addition of Kerry ... 30 years of healthcare management experience, Gillespie brings ... experience includes multiple executive management positions with prominent ... recently Kerry served as President of Triad Isotopes, ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 21, 2014 The costs for maintaining pet health ... according to new insurance industry studies. The Quotes Pros company is ... locate affordable plans from all 50 states at http://quotespros.com . ... $50 for a routine visit or complex surgery can use the ... of the system will be asked to provide a zip code ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... NY (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... trend among their patients. Alternative medicine is on ... due to millenials. According to The Fiscal Times, ... medical treatments over conventional medicine. , The Fiscal ... how many millenials are embracing alternative medicine. The ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... August 21, 2014 Pulmonary Hypertension ... an Education Forum for PH patients and families ... Pulmonary Hypertension Association – the country’s ... ways to prevent and cure pulmonary hypertension (PH) ... the functioning of the heart and can lead ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Life Insurance from Local Agents Now Priced Nationally Through Complimentary Tool Online 2Health News:Kerry Gillespie Appointed as Chief Executive Officer of AVEC Health Solutions 2Health News:Pet Insurance Finder for 50 States Launched at Insurance Website Online 2Health News:Van Uden Center Sees Growth in Alternative Medicine 2Health News:Pulmonary Hypertension Association Goes On the Road to Houston With an Education Forum for PH Patients and Families to Help Fight Rare Lung Disease 2Health News:Pulmonary Hypertension Association Goes On the Road to Houston With an Education Forum for PH Patients and Families to Help Fight Rare Lung Disease 3
... (HealthDay News) -- The shingles vaccine is generally safe and ... Shingles, which affects more than 1 million people each year ... by the dormant chickenpox virus, which can reactivate and replicate, ... risk because immunity against the virus that causes shingles declines ...
... By Denise Mann HealthDay Reporter , ... low levels of the heavy metal cadmium may fuel ... them to spread, preliminary research indicates. Found in ... soil and water. Some other main sources of cadmium ...
... WellPoint announced today that Indiana University Melvin and ... to help shape WellPoint,s new health care solutions. ... commercial applications utilizing IBM Watson to help improve ... to make the most informed, personalized treatment decisions ...
... will give you the adult compulsive gambler. That is the ... , a journal published by the Association for Psychological Science. ... toddlerhood, the study found that "people who were rated at ... than other three-year old children were twice as likely to ...
... Clinical Psychological Science ,Association for Psychological Science,s new ... (April 23, 2012) The Association for Psychological Science ... Science , a new peer-reviewed journal focused on publishing ... cutting-edge research across a wide range of conceptual views, ...
... The latest scientific research in children,s health will be ... Academic Societies Annual Meeting. More than 6,500 leaders in ... attend the meeting at the Hynes Convention Center. ... who are conducting original research in children,s health. More ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Shingles Vaccine Safe, Underutilized, Study Says 2Health News:Can Heavy Metal in Foods, Cosmetics Spur Breast Cancer Spread? 2Health News:IU Simon Cancer Center joins WellPoint in developing health care solutions 2Health News:IU Simon Cancer Center joins WellPoint in developing health care solutions 3Health News:That impulsive, moody preschooler may grow up to be a problem gambler 2Health News:Association for Psychological Science, SAGE launch Clinical Psychological Science 2Health News:Leaders in children's health to gather in Boston 2
... stereomicroscopes are of the single-objective ... mature modular design they optimally ... hand. This is an advantage ... applications will appreciate, not least ...
6.3X Zoom Ratio - Boasting magnifications from 0.8X to 5X, the twin zooming objective optical system developed exclusively by Nikon provides a zoom ratio of 6.3:1. Clickstops at 1X intervals allow ob...
10:1 Zoom Ratio - The parallel optical system of the SMZ-1000 has a 10:1 zoom with clickstops at 1X intervals. It features a zoom range of 0.8X to 8.0X and total magnification (depending on eyepieces...
Fixed Versatility - With a diverse selection of body tubes, stands, lighting techniques and Nikon's world-renowned optics, this modular microscope can be configured to fit nearly any application....
Medicine Products: