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Colon capsule endoscopy diagnoses 64 percent of total polyps detected by conventional colonoscopy

... This release is available in Spanish . capsule endoscopy for exploring the colon in a minimally ... or the obtaining of a biopsy when required. capsule endoscopy of the colon explores the large ... multicentre study was to determine if the colon capsule could provide results similar to conventional ...

Colonoscopy Beats 'Camera Pill' at Catching Colon Cancer

... invasive cancer-screening technique known as capsule endoscopy, but the "camera pill" appears to be ... and cancers, the relative underperformance of capsule endoscopy -- in which a patient swallows a tiny, battery-operated, excretable capsule fitted with a double-sided video camera -- ...

Appeal Proceedings on European VisionBlue Patent Stayed; Patent Remains in Force

... based on trypan blue for cataract / anterior capsule staining. VisionBlue profile The ... the visualization of the anterior lens capsule and may prevent an incomplete removal of the anterior lens, radial capsule tears and associated complications. ...

China Shenghuo Reports Unaudited Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2009

... product portfolio. Our flagship Xuesaitong Soft capsule and the innovative 12 Ways cosmetics ... Levofloxacin Hydrochloride Soft capsule Antibiotic applications 2009 Brufen Soft capsule Fever and headache caused by ...

Alpine Biomed Corporation to Integrate Bravo pH Monitoring With GastroTrac Software to Enhance Gastrodiagnostic Testing Capabilities

... VersaFlex(R) pH catheters and the Bravo pH capsule are the only pH devices validated for use on the ... tools based on its PillCam(R) Platform. PillCam capsule endoscopy provides physicians with natural images ... that patients ingest. Given Imaging's other capsule products include Agile(TM) patency capsule, to ...

Study identifies double-balloon enteroscopy as cost-effective approach for obscure GI bleeding

... is when the findings from an initial small bowel capsule endoscopy exam are used to guide the DBE ... and esophogogastroduodenoscopy (EGD). capsule endoscopy (CE) uses a pill- sized video capsule, ... and avoiding the additional cost of the capsule examination. The limitation of these ...

Study reports Double Balloon Endoscopy useful for diagnosis and treatment of obscure GI bleeding

... and esophogogastroduodenoscopy (EGD). capsule endoscopy (CE) uses a pill- sized video capsule, ... diagnostic yields were similar to those of capsule endoscopy." Patients and Methods This ... noted that during the study time frame, capsule endoscopy was introduced to the hospital. ...

Bowel prep oral sodium phosphate equal to fasting before capsule endoscopy for obscure GI bleeding

... bowel preparation with oral sodium phosphate for capsule endoscopy in patients with obscure ... Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE). capsule endoscopy (CE) is performed via a swallowed capsule containing a tiny video camera. The capsule, ...

How does sodium phosphate combined with bisacodyl affect small intestine?

... capsule endoscopy is a well accepted tool for evaluation ... transit. 52 consecutive patients receiving capsule endoscopy were included. The patients were ... group B received additional Prepacol(R). capsule endoscopy films were evaluated by three ...

Noninvasive Procedures Show Promise for Esophageal Bleeding

... patients, Italian researchers compared esophageal capsule endoscopy to esophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (EGD) ... good tolerance and good agreement of capsule endoscopy with EGD might increase adherence to ... of Hepatology . The studies showed that both capsule endoscopy and CT could be good screening tools, ...

Video 'Pill' Spots Hidden Crohn's Disease

... A tiny capsule takes pictures of the intestine, experts explain FRIDAY, Oct. 19 (HealthDay News) -- A small capsule that takes pictures of the inside of the small ... for up to 15 years, U.S. researches report. capsule endoscopy is a common method of evaluating ...

Capsugel's Liquid Dosage Form Technology Utilized by Eight of the Top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies

... solutions, announced today that its CFS1000/1200 capsule filling and sealing machines have now been ... these companies are using the CFS1000/1200 capsule filling and sealing machines in early ... while providing a secure and impervious capsule seal. By filling and sealing in one operation, it ...

Ear infection superbug discovered to be resistant to all pediatric antibiotics

... by coating itself in 90 variations of sugar capsule that mimic human cell coatings. Seven of these capsule variations, the most common in children and ... them. The 19A strain is named after its sugar capsule type, which is not among the seven in Prevnar. ...

Capsule endoscopy turning up undiagnosed cases of Crohn's disease

... WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. A small capsule that takes snapshots of the small intestine as it ... the researchers said that of 198 video capsule endoscopies that were performed to evaluate ... disease (about 3 percent) among patients having capsule endoscopy to evaluate unexplained bleeding. ...

Capsule endoscopy diagnoses more Crohn's disease recurrence after surgery than colonoscopy

... University Hospital in Valencia, Spain shows that capsule endoscopy diagnoses more Crohns disease recurrence after surgery than colonoscopy. capsule endoscopy led to changes in therapy for more than ... in viewing the end part of the small intestine. capsule endoscopy allows physicians to view the entire ...

Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. Updates Prenexa.com with Folic Acid Content, Money-Saving Coupon, and Personalized Address Labels

... to its Website, www.prenexa.com . PreNexa® is the first single capsule prenatal vitamin with more plant-based DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) than other single capsule prenatal vitamins taken once a day.(1-4) The updated content and ...

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Key to Fetal Development - Possible Mercury Contamination Concerns in Some Fish Oil Avoided With Plant-based DHA in PreNexa(R) Prenatal Vitamins

... smell, taste and aftertaste(9). PreNexa (R) is the first single gel capsule with plant-based DHA. PreNexa (R) also contains more plant-based DHA than other all-in-one gel capsule prenatal vitamins(10-12). It can be taken at any time of the day or night ...

Vitamin Shoppe to Offer Jarrow Formulas New Probiotic Jarro-Dophilus CDS Nationwide

... Jarro-Dophilus CDS (Clinically Documented Strains). Each vegetarian capsule of www.Jarrow.com contains 20 billion total www.Jarrow.com bacteria ... contains a high concentration of 20 billion total probiotic bacteria per capsule and seven clinically-documented probiotic strains," says Peilin Guo, ...

European Commission and United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Both Approve New Options for Patients With Certain Primary Brain Tumors

... opened or damaged, rigorous precautions should be taken with the capsule contents to avoid inhalation or contact with the skin or mucous membranes. ... from intravenous formulation studies that were not reported in TEMODAR capsule studies were: pain, irritation, pruritus, warmth, swelling, and erythema ...

Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. Announces Record Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... Fuke Zhidai Tablet (SFDA approval number Z20083375) and Tongbianling capsule (SFDA approval number Z20083424). Laonian Kechuan Tablet is a TCM drug ... caused by chronic cervicitis, endometritis and endocolpitis. Tongbianling capsule is a generic TCM and highly effective in treating common diseases ...

PREZISTA(R) Now Available for Pediatric Patients Six Years of Age and Older as part of HIV Combination Therapy

... oral solution (e.g., taste aversion) were allowed to switch to the capsule formulation. Of the 44 pediatric subjects taking ritonavir oral solution, 23 subjects switched to the 100 mg capsule formulation and exceeded the weight-based ritonavir dose without changes ...

Upsher-Smith Laboratories Launches Prenexa.com to Support Prenatal Nutrition and Health

... , a web site devoted to PreNexa™, the first and only single capsule prenatal vitamin with more plant-based DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) than any ... a web site devoted to PreNexa™, the first and only single capsule prenatal vitamin with more plant-based DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) than ...

First and Only Single Capsule Daily Rx Prenatal Vitamin With Plant-Based DHA Now Available

... many health experts.(10,12) PreNexa(TM) is a once daily single gel capsule that includes: Folic Acid (1.2 mg), Vitamin C (25 mg), Vitamin D3 (170 ... only, in bottles containing a 30 day supply. This once-daily, single gel capsule with the most plant-based DHA, can be conveniently taken at anytime, day ...

King Pharmaceuticals To Acquire Alpharma for Approximately $1.6 Billion

... pain. REMOXY's high viscosity, liquid formulation in a hard gelatin capsule is designed to resist common methods of prescription drug misuse and ... passed through the body without observed clinical effect. If an ALO-01 capsule is crushed or dissolved in alcohol, which are common approaches abusers ...

Sex Bomb - What Really Turns Us On in the Naughty 'Noughties'?

... decade of the 21st century. The Sex Bomb is a specially designed time capsule which will contain objects, journalism and personal testimonies that truly ... invaluable input from our panel of experts, we hope to ensure that the capsule offers a faithful reflection of sex in the noughties rather than simply ...

Fish Oil Supplements Help With Heart Failure

... progressive loss of the heart's ability to pump blood. Half took a daily capsule containing omega-3 PUFA, the other half took a capsule with a placebo. The death rate in the PUFA group was 27 percent, compared ...

How to manage Chinese obese children with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease?

... lifestyle intervention is more effective than short-term vitamin E capsule therapy on NAFLD and so it should be the first step in the management of ... of the authors, short-term lifestyle intervention and short-term vitamin E capsule therapy has an effect on nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in obese ...

Genesis Technology Group Retains CCG Elite

... western medical drugs and Chinese herbal-based medical drugs in tablet, capsule and granule forms. For the year ending June 30, 2007, net sales for ... western medical drugs and Chinese herbal-based medical drugs in tablet, capsule and granule forms. Jiangbo has several Certificates of Good Manufacturing ...

TyRx Pharma, Inc. Announces Presentation of Results to Benefit Women with Breast Implants (In-Vivo Efficacy Study Regarding AIGISRx DEB) at the Plastic Surgery 2007 Meeting on October, 28 2007 in Baltimore, MD

... via a reduction in bacterial colonization and capsule formation MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- TyRx Pharma, ... compared to current irrigation methods with less inflammation and capsule formation. It appears that this device may greatly benefit all patients ...

ViroPharma Announces Support by Advisory Committee of The Office of Generic Drugs Proposed Guidelines for Developing Generic Versions of Oral Vancomycin Hydorchloride

... proposed OGD recommendation to demonstrate bioequivalence through equivalent dissolution in media of pH 1.2, 4.5 and 6.8 for potential vancomycin HCl capsule generic products that: (a) contain the same active and inactive ingredients in the same amounts as Vancocin( )HCl capsules; (b) meet currently ...

ViroPharma Incorporated Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... Advisory Committee for Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology to discuss bioequivalence recommendations for oral vancomycin hydrochloride capsule drug products. The meeting is scheduled for August 4, 2009. We have submitted briefing materials to the Advisory Committee for its consideration on ...

OrthoDynamix LLC Launches ArthroSteer(TM): Reaching New Limits in Arthroscopy

... four products that allow surgeons to: Uniquely facilitate arthroscopy with a multi-control device Steer and reach around joint capsule structures while interacting with tissue that affords not just diagnosis but repair "This is the first steerable device designed ...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs

... because they don't feel like paying for your illness, this is drastic, so many things go into effect, but as you say this is a sort of time-release capsule and some of it comes out over a period of time, but the fact is, the sooner we begin, the sooner these issues will be addressed. ...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. to Present at 2009 Cystinosis Research Network Family Conference

... patients. DR Cysteamine is Raptor's proprietary, enteric-coated micro-bead formulation of cysteamine bitartrate contained in a gelatin capsule and designed for improved absorption, less frequent dosing and improved tolerability relative to the current standard of care. Published studies have ...

World's First Deep Brain Stimulation Device Approved for Treatment of Psychiatric Condition in Europe

... with Reclaim DBS therapy in a multi-center randomized clinical trial; the anatomical target in the brain is the anterior limb of the internal capsule (AIC), and more specifically, a region sometimes referred to as the ventral capsule/ventral striatum (VC/VS), which is a central node in the neural ...

Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Commercial Availability of CREON(R) (Pancrelipase) Delayed-Release Capsules

... been removed from the product, which may lead to increased absorption of fat-soluble vitamins. Additionally, the product has new trade dress and capsule imprints to distinguish the former dosage strength capsules from this new FDA-approved formulation. To ensure that patient access to CREON(R) is ...

REMOXY(R) NDA Update

... related to the development of REMOXY. About ORADUR(TM) Technology ORADUR is a proprietary technology designed to transform short-acting oral capsule dosage forms into sustained release oral products, with the added benefit of being less prone to abuse (e.g. by crushing or alcohol or water ...

Patients Suffering from Diabetes Now Have the Option to Suffer No More with Diabetic Free All Natural Medical Herbal Extracts Capsules

... healthy and normal blood sugar levels. Restoration of damaged pancreatic cells   The dietary ingredients that compose the capsule act in a similar fashion to a substance synthesized by a normally functioning pancreas, such as in individuals that do not have diabetes ...

Nuvilex Cites Study that Suggests Red Yeast Rice, an Active Ingredient in Cinnechol, Can Help to Improve Cardiovascular Health

... cholesterol levels, improved HDL (beneficial cholesterol) levels, and better blood viscosity." About Cinnechol Cinnechol, an ingestible capsule made of all-natural ingredients, is manufactured and sold by Cinnechol, Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Nuvilex, Inc.). Cinnechol is designed to ...

Sinobiopharma Receives Trademark Approval and Authentication From Chinese Government For Its 'Tai' Drug Series

... and reduced side effects compared to earlier versions of the drug. The technology also affords the potential for developing the world's first capsule formulation, which would make for easier swallowing. The English name for the "Tai" trademark was taken from the Mandarin for "healthy". The ...
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