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Data Demonstrates Long-Term Reduction In Seizure Frequency With Novel Once Daily Anti-Epileptic Zebinix(R)

... the whole body. Patients may also experience abnormal sensations, altered behaviour or altered ... activity - from illness to brain damage to abnormal brain development, can lead to seizures. Epilepsy is characterised by abnormal firing of impulses from nerve cells in the brain. ...

New Study Evaluating the ADHD Medication VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Demonstrated No Change in the Pharmacokinetic Profile of VYVANSE When Coadministered with Prilosec OTC(R) 40 mg (20 mg X 2), a Commonly Used Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI)

... or hopelessness) or bipolar disorder; has abnormal thought or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with psychosis; has had seizures or abnormal EEGs; has or has had high blood pressure; ...

Bayer and Regeneron Extend Development Program for VEGF Trap-Eye to Include Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

... (starved for oxygen), resulting in the growth of abnormal new blood vessels that can cause further vision ... of CRVO is related to edema and the growth of abnormal new blood vessels that are mediated by vascular ... for oxygen), resulting in the growth of new abnormal blood vessels that can cause further vision loss ...

Blood Testing Identifies Abnormal Cells Up to Six Years Prior to Leukemia Diagnosis

... -- Testing of blood specimens may detect abnormal white blood cells in patients years before the ... Albitar and Ms. Ma developed a method to identify abnormal B-cell clones in blood specimens. Quest ... techniques to look at blood from patients with abnormal cells and distinguish those who will develop ...

Overweight Siblings of Children With Type 2 Diabetes Likely to Have Abnormal Blood Sugar Levels

... 2 diabetes are four times more likely to have abnormal glucose levels compared to other overweight children. Because abnormal glucose levels may indicate risk for diabetes or ... have not specifically looked at the risk of abnormal glucose tolerance among siblings of children ...

BioMarin Announces Positive Results From Phase 2A Clinical Study of 6R-BH4 in Sickle Cell Disease

... 16 (20 mg/kg; p=0.075). -- SCD patients with an abnormal PAT scores of less than or equal to 1.67 at ... endothelial function PAT score improved from the abnormal to the normal range (>1.67) in SCD patients with an abnormal PAT score at baseline. -- Improvement in ...

'Snapshots' of Eyes Could Serve as Early Warning of Diabetes or Diabetic Eye Disease, U-M Researchers Report

... study was to determine whether we could detect abnormal metabolism in the retina of patients who ... and an additional 57 million individuals have abnormal blood sugar levels that qualify as ... who do not have any visible eye disease. "The abnormal readings indicated that it may be possible to use ...

It's Only Heartburn...or is it? Chronic Heartburn a Risk Factor for Precursor to Esophageal Cancer

... a level that is highly pre-malignant. These abnormal cellular changes can lead to a type of cancer ... acid reflux, radiofrequency ablation to destroy abnormal cells, endoscopic mucosal resection to remove ... lining, but if the GERD is not controlled, those abnormal cells can grow back and put the patient at risk ...

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Identify Mechanism Behind Platelet Function and Potentially Fatal Blood Clot Formation

... accounts for platelet hyper-responsiveness during abnormal blood cholesterol levels, the major risk factor ... has long been recognized that high fat diet and abnormal lipid levels can alter platelet function, ... hyperreactive (easily activated) with abnormal cholesterol levels. Excessive platelet activation ...

Video: FDA Approves INVEGA(R) SUSTENNA(TM) for the Acute and Maintenance Treatment of Schizophrenia

... injection site, sleepiness, dizziness, feeling of inner restlessness, and abnormal muscle movements, including tremor (shaking), shuffling, uncontrolled involuntary movements, and abnormal movements of the eyes. This is not a complete list of all possible ...

Landmark Study for GSK's Cervical Cancer Vaccine Published in The Lancet

... strains. Persistent infection with cancer-causing HPV types can lead to abnormal Pap smears, cervical pre-cancer and cervical cancer. Cervical ... the cervix. The higher the grading number, the higher the probability the abnormal cells will become cancer cells. CIN 1, 2 and 3 refers to mild, moderate or ...

Autism Genes Discovered; Help Shape Connections Among Brain Cells

... researchers have made intriguing suggestions that autism arises from abnormal connections among brain cells during early development, it is very ... connectivity among neural cells, and with anatomy studies that have found abnormal development of the brain's frontal lobes in patients with autism. ...

Shire Withdraws European Application for DAYTRANA(TM) (Methylphenidate Transdermal System)

... (sadness, worthlessness, or hopelessness) or bipolar disorder; has abnormal thought or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with ... appetite, difficulty falling asleep, and dry mouth. Aggression, new abnormal thoughts/behaviors, mania, growth suppression, worsening of motion or ...

Dacogen(R) (decitabine for injection) Data Presented on a Phase II Clinical Trial in Elderly Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

... had intermediate or poor risk cytogenetics (bone marrow tests to identify abnormal chromosomes), which are associated with poor prognoses. Responses were ... cancer of the blood and bone marrow characterized by an overgrowth of abnormal blood cells that quickly crowd out the healthy blood cells needed by the ...

Late-Breaking Data Highlighting Research Advances in Several Blood Disorders to Be Presented At the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

... endothelial dysfunction. At the start of the study, 18 patients had abnormal mean PAT scores (1.33 ± 0.17) and nine patients had normal mean PAT scores (2.09 ± 0.31). More than one-third (67 percent) of patients with abnormal PAT scores achieved statistically significant dose-dependent improvements ...

Studies Examine Quality of Care for Hospitalized Sickle Cell Disease Patients and Effective Methods for Detecting Risk of Stroke in Children With This Disorder

... (between 170 and 199 cm/s), and every one to four weeks in children with abnormal TCD results (greater than or equal to 200 cm/s). Transfusion therapy is recommended for all children with confirmed abnormal TCD. A total of 475 children who were followed for a cumulative ...

Schering-Plough Reports Preladenant Meets Primary Endpoint in Phase II Dose-Finding Trial for Parkinson's Disease

... moderate to severe Parkinson's disease experiencing motor fluctuations and abnormal involuntary movements (dyskinesias). The trial results were presented ... of nerve cells in the midbrain. The resulting symptoms include tremor, abnormal gait and posture, loss of balance, muscle stiffness and slowness of ...

Recent Study Demonstrated VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) CII Provided Improvements in Behavior, Inattention, and Math Test Scores from 1.5 Hours up to 13 Hours following Administration in Children with ADHD

... (sadness, worthlessness, or hopelessness) or bipolar disorder; has abnormal thought or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with ... appetite, difficulty falling asleep, and dry mouth. Aggression, new abnormal thoughts/behaviors, mania, growth suppression, worsening of motion or ...

Study Published in Journal of Clinical Psychiatry Showed Once-Daily VYVANSE(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) Significantly Improved ADHD Symptoms in One of the Largest Controlled Stimulant Trials in Adults with ADHD

... (sadness, worthlessness, or hopelessness) or bipolar disorder; has abnormal thought or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with ... appetite, difficulty falling asleep, and dry mouth. Aggression, new abnormal thoughts/behaviors, mania, growth suppression, worsening of motion or ...

New Analyses Indicate that Divigel(R) (estradiol gel) 0.1% Is a Valuable Option for Certain Postmenopausal Women With Hot Flashes

... Information Estrogens should not be used in women with undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding; known, suspected, or history of breast cancer; known or ... indicated, should be undertaken to rule out malignancy in all cases of abnormal vaginal bleeding. There is no evidence that the use of "natural" estrogens ...

First Published Study of New HPV Test for Developing Countries Shows High Accuracy in Predicting Cervical Disease

... in which a woman's cervix is painted with vinegar to highlight any abnormal areas present, then visually examined by a doctor or nurse. However, VIA ... causing problems. It is only infections that persist that can cause abnormal cells to form that may develop into cervical cancer if not detected and ...

Symposium Highlights Yale Study Indicating Role of AHCC(R) for Immune System Enhancement and as a Promising Cancer Preventative

... in the body's natural method of preventing the formation and spread of abnormal and cancerous cells. Yale researchers then measured the levels of these ... infections as well as supporting the body's fight against the formation of abnormal cells.* AHCC is manufactured by Amino Up Chemical Company in Sapporo, ...

Alexion Secures U.S. Patent for ALXN6000, a First-In-Class Anti-CD200 Monoclonal Antibody

... expected to die of CLL during 2008. (3) CLL, which involves production of abnormal lymphocytes (white blood cells) starts in the bone marrow and can spread ... parts of the body. (3) B-cell CLL is characterized by clonal expansion of abnormal B lymphocytes. Patients with CLL also may develop enlargement of the ...

Treatment Corrects Severe Insulin Imbalance in Animal Studies

... of HI, in which mutations prevent those channels from forming. When the abnormal beta cells are confined to a discrete portion of the pancreas, as occurs ... lesions and performing the curative surgery on newborns. However, when abnormal cells are distributed throughout the pancreas in so-called diffuse HI, ...

Quark Pharmaceuticals Announces First Patient Dosing by Pfizer in Phase II Trial of RNAi Therapy in Diabetic Macular Edema

... designed to inhibit Quark's proprietary target RTP801, a gene involved in abnormal blood vessel development and leakage in the eye. Under the companies' ... While many competitors target VEGF and its receptors, PF-4523655 inhibits abnormal blood vessel growth and leakage independently of the VEGF pathway, reduces ...

Findings on Bladder-Brain Link May Point to Better Treatments for Problems in Sleep, Attention

... structures, the Barrington's nucleus and the locus ceruleus, developed abnormal activity as a result of the bladder obstruction. In particular, the locus ceruleus showed persistently high activity, and this resulted in an abnormal electroencephalogram (EEG) recorded from the cortex, the broad mass of the ...

Launch of Highly Targeted Cancer Treatment Tasigna(R) (nilotinib) Offers Potential Lifeline to Ph+ CML Patients Intolerant or Resistant to Existing Therapies, Including Glivec(R) (imatinib)

... nilotinib works by inhibiting the proliferation of cells containing an abnormal chromosome. It does this by targeting the production of the Bcr-Abl protein, which is produced only by cells containing the abnormal Philadelphia chromosome. This protein is recognised as the key driver of ...

Results of the Phase III Pivotal Study of VYVANSE(TM) (Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate) for the Treatment of ADHD in Adults Presented at National Scientific Meeting of Psychiatrists

... (sadness, worthlessness, or hopelessness) or bipolar disorder; has abnormal thought or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with ... appetite, difficulty falling asleep, and dry mouth. Aggression, new abnormal thoughts/behaviors, mania, growth suppression, worsening of motion or ...

Bayer and Regeneron Dose First Patient in Second Phase 3 Study for VEGF Trap-Eye in Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

... for about 90 percent of all severe AMD-related vision loss. It occurs when abnormal blood vessels in the eye leak fluid and blood into the macula, the area of ... of the body's tissues and organs. It has also been associated with the abnormal growth and fragility of new blood vessels in the eye, which lead to the ...

New Analysis in Boys and Girls Shows the ADHD Patch, DAYTRANA(TM) (methylphenidate transdermal system), Offered ADHD Symptom Control for 12 Months

... has family history of tics; has abnormal thoughts or visions, hears abnormal sounds or has been diagnosed with psychosis; has had seizures or abnormal EEGs; has or has had high blood pressure; exhibits aggressive behavior or ...

Preclinical Study Shows CTI's Brostallicin's Cancer-Killing Ability Based on Genetic Profiling

... brostallicin is more effective in cells with normal p53 status, cells with abnormal or missing p53 are also killed when treated. P53 is a protein that ... cancer cell models with either normal (also referred to as wild-type) or abnormal (mutated or absent) p53 tumor suppressor. These results were supported ...

European Commission Approves ATRIPLA(R) (efavirenz 600 mg/emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg), the First Once-Daily Single Tablet Regimen for Virologically Suppressed Adults With HIV-1 Infection

... insomnia [16.3%], impaired concentration [8.3%], somnolence [7.0%], abnormal dreams [6.2%], and hallucinations [1.2%]) when taking efavirenz compared ... (5%), rash (5%), sinusitis (4%), depression (4%), insomnia (4%), and abnormal dreams (4%). The dose of ATRIPLA is one tablet (containing 600 mg of ...

MDS Patients on Five-Day Vidaza(R) Dosing Schedules Achieve Transfusion Independence Consistent with Seven-day Schedule

... effects by causing hypomethylation of DNA and direct cytotoxicity on abnormal hematopoietic cells in the bone marrow. The concentration of Vidaza ... therapy, re-establishing the cancer cell's natural mechanisms to control abnormal growth. About Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) Myelodysplastic ...

Bristol-Myers Squibb and Gilead Sciences Expand Their Alliance to Include Commercialization of ATRIPLA(R) (efavirenz 600 mg/emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg) in Europe

... insomnia [16.3%], impaired concentration [8.3%], somnolence [7.0%], abnormal dreams [6.2%], and hallucinations [1.2%]) when taking efavirenz compared ... (5%), rash (5%), sinusitis (4%), depression (4%), insomnia (4%), and abnormal dreams (4%). The dose of ATRIPLA is one tablet (containing 600 mg of ...

Biological Psychiatry Publishes Study Showing VYVANSE Demonstrated Significant Efficacy for Treatment of ADHD for up to 12 Hours After Administration

... (sadness, worthlessness, or hopelessness) or bipolar disorder; has abnormal thought or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with ... falling asleep, stomachache, and irritability. Aggression, new abnormal thoughts/behaviors, mania, growth suppression, worsening of motion or ...

New Research Shows Masimo Perfusion Index (PI) Effective in the Noninvasive Detection of Congenital Heart Defects (CHD) in Newborns

... newborns with LHOD showed abnormalities -- indicating that PI may reflect abnormal blood flow from the heart in CHD newborns. All LHOD newborns had either ... risks related to our assumptions regarding the correlation between PI and abnormal blood flow from the heart in CHD newborns, as well as changes in a ...

Ellex 2RT Study Demonstrates Clinical Efficacy in Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema

... reading, driving or recognizing faces. The wet form is caused by growth of abnormal blood vessels under the macula, also known as choroidal neovascularization ... diabetic retinopathy can cause vision loss in two ways. First, fragile, abnormal blood vessels can develop and leak blood into the center of the eye, ...

Results Of VYVANSE(TM) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) Effect Size Analysis Presented at Major Scientific Meeting

... (sadness, worthlessness, or hopelessness) or bipolar disorder; has abnormal thought or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with ... falling asleep, stomachache, and irritability. Aggression, new abnormal thoughts/behaviors, mania, growth suppression, worsening of motion or ...

New Study of Concerta(R) Showed Significant Improvement of ADHD Symptom Management in Adults Compared to Placebo

... if your child has had problems with alcohol or drugs, has had depression, abnormal thoughts or visions, bipolar disorder, seizures, high blood pressure or has had any heart problems or defects. If your child develops abnormal thinking or hallucinations, abnormal, extreme moods and/or excessive ...

Long-Term 12-Month Safety Data Presented on ADHD Patch DAYTRANA(TM) (methylphenidate transdermal system)

... has family history of tics; has abnormal thoughts or visions, hears abnormal sounds, or has been diagnosed with psychosis; has had seizures or abnormal EEGs; has or has had high blood pressure; exhibits aggressive behavior or ...
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