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AEterna Zentaris: New Data Published on its Ghrelin Antagonist Compound, AEZS-123 (JMV2959), Supports its Use in Alcohol Addiction

... AEZS-123 (JMV2959), for the treatment of alcohol dependence that involves ghrelin. Ghrelin is a ... of ghrelin to regulate the rewarding value of alcohol in a mouse model of alcohol dependence. When ghrelin's actions are blocked, ...

DNA Predicts Reaction to Drug That Fights Alcohol Dependence

... genotyping and the treatment of alcohol dependence. Investigators participating in the National Institute on alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism's 2001-2004 Combined Pharmacotherapies and Behavioral Interventions for alcohol Dependence Study (COMBINE Study) have ...

Soap and Water May not be Enough to Fight MRSA Superbug

... for an extended period of time after washing. alcohol is a common hand antiseptic and is extremely effective for immediate kill. However, when alcohol dries, the germ-killing action stops. The next ... fight germs much longer than soap and water or alcohol alone. Hibistat Towelettes work without water and ...

Diageo Sponsors Medical Society of the State of New York's Physicians Training Program

... to address and assess issues related to alcohol abuse. This training program is being designed ... whether they are facing a problem related to alcohol abuse. The doctor will then offer an intervention ... an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, wines, and beer ....

Swine Flu a Reminder: Using Hand Sanitizers Like Remi-D Helps Fight Infection

... that have raised health concerns. Remi-D is alcohol-free. alcohol can age, dry out and irritate hands. Remi-D contains natural moisturizers to make your hands look and feel healthier. Additionally, alcohol content can catch fire. Kids may become sick by ingesting it. Remi-D is ...

Germgard's Ultra-Fast Hand Hygiene Solution Protects Against Deadly MRSA, C difficile, and Influenza Virus

... that doctors, healthcare workers, and all visitors wash their hands or use alcohol rub each and every time they are about to touch you or your surround," ... skin of the hand would get irritated from so much hand-washing or use of alcohol rubs. Gordon emphasizes, "The CDC is correct about the cause of ...

Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. Announce the Termination of the AZOR Co-Promotion Agreement

... with psychosocial support for the maintenance of abstinence from alcohol in patients with alcohol dependence who are abstinent at treatment initiation, and Bystolic(R) ...

Forest Laboratories, Inc. Announces Positive Results of Memantine Study of Once-Daily Formulation

... with psychosocial support for the maintenance of abstinence from alcohol in patients with alcohol dependence who are abstinent at treatment initiation; and Bystolic(TM) ...

Forest and Cypress Announce Submission of New Drug Application for Milnacipran for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia Syndrome

... with psychosocial support for the maintenance of abstinence from alcohol in patients with alcohol dependence who are abstinent at treatment initiation, and Bystolic(TM) ...

Microbia and Forest Laboratories Announce Linaclotide Co-Development and Co-Marketing Collaboration

... receptor modulator, indicated for the maintenance of abstinence from alcohol in patients with alcohol dependence who are abstinent at treatment initiation in combination with ...

Forest Laboratories Announces Federal Appeals Court Upholds Lexapro(R) Patent Decision

... with psychosocial support for the maintenance of abstinence from alcohol in patients with alcohol dependence who are abstinent at treatment initiation. *Benicar is a ...

Study Published in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health Demonstrated Once-Daily Vyvanse(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Provided Significant Improvement of ADHD Symptoms for Children at 13 Hours After Administration

... allergy or unusual reactions to drugs called sympathomimetic amines (for example, pseudoephedrine); seizures; glaucoma; a history of problems with alcohol or drugs; agitated states; taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the last 14 days. Tell the doctor before taking Vyvanse if ...

Monitoring water through a snake's eyes

... chemical threats to its drinking water. "With our naked eyes we can't distinguish between pure water and water that contains a small amount of alcohol or acetone. They're all clear. We can't do it even with a spectrophotometer, which measures visible colors," explains Prof. Katzir. "But we can ...

Enerkem Announces World-Class Advanced Energy Research Center in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

... top researchers from Alberta and throughout Canada, particularly those specialized in thermo-catalysis, to take part in developing a new line of alcohol and hydrocarbon fuels suitable for tomorrow's reality. Construction of the research center is scheduled to be completed in the first quarter of 2010. ...

Study Showed VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Provided Significant Efficacy at 14 Hours After Administration in Adults with ADHD in an Adult Simulated Workplace Environment

... allergy or unusual reactions to drugs called sympathomimetic amines (for example, pseudoephedrine); seizures; glaucoma; a history of problems with alcohol or drugs; agitated states; taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the last 14 days. Tell the doctor before taking Vyvanse if you ...

Israeli scientists show bacteria can plan ahead

... appetizer. Another microorganism that experiences consistent changes is wine yeast. As fermentation progresses, sugar and acidity levels change, alcohol levels rise, and the yeast's environment heats up. Although the system was somewhat more complicated that that of E. coli , the scientists found ...

FDA Approves Labeling Change for VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII to Include Supplementary Clinical Data Supporting Efficacy at 13 Hours Postdose in Children Aged 6 to 12 with ADHD

... allergy or unusual reactions to drugs called sympathomimetic amines (for example, pseudoephedrine); seizures; glaucoma; a history of problems with alcohol or drugs; agitated states; taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the last 14 days. Tell the doctor before taking Vyvanse if you ...

Monitoring water through a snake's eyes

... chemical threats to its drinking water. "With our naked eyes we can't distinguish between pure water and water that contains a small amount of alcohol or acetone. They're all clear. We can't do it even with a spectrophotometer, which measures visible colors," explains Prof. Katzir. "But we can ...

Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Financial Results

... for large-scale clinical trials using CPP-109 to treat cocaine and methamphetamine addiction, as well as pilot studies for other addictions, such as alcohol and nicotine abuse, and obsessive-compulsive disorders, including binge eating." Financial Results For the year ended December 31, 2008, ...

Kendle Senior Scientist Edward Sellers, MD, PhD, Named One of Nine 'Notable People in R&D'

... liability studies, assessment of abuse potential, risk mitigation, the measurement of pharmacodynamic effects of CNS drugs, pharmacogenetics and alcohol interactions. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080923/CLTU095LOGO ) "We are pleased to have the top expert in human abuse ...

Video: Experts Unite to Help People Manage Spring Nasal Allergy Sneezin'

... and motor coordination, such as operating machinery or driving a motor vehicle, after ingestion of XYZAL(R). Concurrent use of XYZAL(R) with alcohol or other central nervous system (CNS) depressants should be avoided because additional reductions in alertness and additional impairment of CNS ...

FDA Issues Complete Response Letter for RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) for the Adjunctive Maintenance Treatment of Bipolar Disorder

... interact with RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R). Please inform your healthcare professional of any medications or supplements that you are taking. Avoid alcohol while on RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R). In a study of people taking RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R), the most common side effects in the treatment of ...

New Health Retreat Gives a Fresh Attitude Towards Disease Prevention

... As cancer, diabetes and obesity affect more and more people the negative effects of eating fast food and drinking too much coffee and alcohol are becoming clearer. Retreats such as 'Fresh Attitude' are likely to become more popular than traditional package holidays as people begin to ...

Semiconducting nanotubes produced in quantity at Duke

... announced success at achieving virtually all-semiconductor growth conditions by making one modification. In their earlier work they had used the alcohol ethanol in the feeder gas to provide carbon atoms as building blocks for the growing nanotubes. In the new work they tried various ratios of two ...

Cosun and Avantium Announce Collaboration

... that develops, produces and sells natural foodstuffs and ingredients. Cosun carries a broad and versatile range of products, from sugar, inulin, alcohol and potato specialities to compound ingredients for use in bakery products, dairy products, soft drinks and the foodservice sector. The group also ...

ASP Announces Availability of EVOTECH(TM) Endoscope Cleaner and Reprocessor - First Commercially Available System to Eliminate Manual Cleaning of Endoscopes

... of staff exposure. Automated leak detection at the beginning and end of the cycle, which helps ensure endoscope integrity. Built-in alcohol flush that complies with SGNA recommendations to promote drying of endoscopes. Single-use high-level disinfection using glutaraldehyde-free ...

Ultrasound Transducer Disinfection in Many Cases Insufficient

... CDC guideline. Whereas current methods for high-level disinfection of contaminated transvaginal and transrectal transducers (e.g. aldehydes, alcohol or chlorine) show considerable drawbacks, the Trophon EPR has been custom designed to disinfect intracavity and surface ultrasound transducers, ...

Phase 3 Data Demonstrate Efficacy and Tolerability of Paliperidone Palmitate, an Investigational Long-Acting Therapy for the Treatment of Schizophrenia

... Paliperidone may affect your driving ability; therefore, do not drive or operate machinery before talking to your healthcare professional. Avoid alcohol while on paliperidone. Paliperidone should be used cautiously in people with a seizure disorder, who have had seizures in the past, or who ...

New uses for imidazolium salts in medicine and alternative energy

... to counter the damage caused by reactive oxygen species in the body." Environmental stress triggered by an unhealthy lifestyle, such as excessive alcohol consumption, exposure to toxins and drugs, smoking and lack of sleep, may lead the body to produce superoxide radicals known as reactive oxygen ...

International Drug & Explosive Detection Firm Identa Corp Releasing: Jant Pharmacal Corporation Reports Successful Market Penetration of the Accutest(R) IDenta Co-brand in the United States and Oversees

... immuno-diagnostic test products for legal, law enforcement, clinical, consumer, and workplace applications including saliva and urine drug tests, alcohol tests, tobacco tests and pregnancy & fertility tests. Products are marketed under Jant's proprietary labels, including Accutest(R) and ...

Celebrity Designer Ty Pennington to Host 10th Annual 'ADHD Experts on Call' Program

... allergy or unusual reactions to drugs called sympathomimetic amines (for example, pseudoephedrine); seizures; glaucoma; a history of problems with alcohol or drugs; agitated states; taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the last 14 days. Tell the doctor before taking Vyvanse if you or your ...

Brewing better beer: Scientists determine the genomic origins of lager yeasts

... Yeast, the essential microorganism for fermentation in the brewing of beer, converts carbohydrates into alcohol and other products that influence appearance, aroma, and taste. In a study published online today in Genome Research ( www.genome.org ), ...

A Better Tomorrow Treatment Center Inc., Forterus Inc.'s Behavioral Healthcare Subsidiary, is the First in the Nation to Offer DNA-Customized Treatment for Individuals with a Genetic Predisposition for Addictive Behavior

... Center Inc. is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), placing it in the top 5 percent of drug and alcohol treatment centers in California. Forterus, Inc. and its subsidiaries engage in diverse business activities, including thoroughbred breeding and ...

Par Pharmaceutical Receives Final Approval to Market Generic Marinol(R) CIII (Dronabinol) Capsules

... with caution in patients with a history of seizure disorder; patients with cardiac disorders; patients with a history of substance abuse (including alcohol abuse or dependence); patients with mania, depression, or schizophrenia (along with careful psychiatric monitoring); patients taking sedatives, ...

FDA Approves CONCERTA(R) (methylphenidate HCI) Extended-release Tablets for Treatment of ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) in Adults

... not take CONCERTA(R). Abuse of methylphenidate may lead to dependence. Tell your healthcare professional if you or your child has had problems with alcohol or drugs; has had any heart problems, heart defects, high blood pressure, or a family history of these problems; has had depression, abnormal ...

IDF Urges Healthcare Providers to Address the Relationship Between Type 2 Diabetes and Sleep Apnea

... and poor workplace performance. Recommendations for treatment of OSA include weight reduction in overweight and obese people, reduction in alcohol intake and CPAP treatment. Although further research is needed, the treatment of OSA may improve glycaemic control and will certainly benefit people ...

Biomoda Appoints Three Business Leaders to Board of Directors

... dollar company. -- Lewis White, a major shareholder in Biomoda, is director and CEO of New Energies Nebraska, LLC, a subsidiary of Standard alcohol Company. He has also served as CEO of Los Hojas Corporation and owned a successful childcare business for 20 years, which he followed with ...

Genetic Testing for All: QTrait Offers Industry's Least Expensive, Most Secure DNA Tests With TRUSTe Certification

... such as: asthma, lactose intolerance, eczema, and gluten sensitivity. -- Parents evaluate their child's potential susceptibility to smoking, alcohol or drug addictions. -- Women determine prenatal risks such as preeclampsia or preterm birth. -- Athletes evaluate performance genes that process ...

Nanotubes grown straight in large numbers

... the new JACS report, Liu's group reports improving on that performance by modifying the method. Using copper as their growth catalyst and gasified alcohol to supply carbon, the Duke researchers found that their nanotubes all extended in the same direction, following parallel paths determined by the ...

FDA Approves VYVANSE(TM) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate), the First and Only Once-Daily Prodrug Stimulant to Treat ADHD in Adults

... allergy or unusual reactions to drugs called sympathomimetic amines (for example, pseudoephedrine); seizures; glaucoma; a history of problems with alcohol or drugs; agitated states; taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the last 14 days. Tell the doctor before taking VYVANSE if you or your ...
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