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RISPERDAL(R) CONSTA(R) (Risperidone) Long-Acting Treatment Delayed the Time to Relapse in Patients with Bipolar I Disorder

... weight increase (5% in monotherapy trial) and tremor and parkinsonism (greater than or equal to 10% in ... (4%, 11%, 6%), Parkinsonism+ (8%, 15%, 9%) and tremor (0%, 3%, 0%). * Akathisia and restlessness ... weight increase (5% in monotherapy trial) and tremor and parkinsonism (greater than or equal to 10% in ...

Alseres Pharmaceuticals Completes Enrollment in First Stage of the Altropane(R) POET-2 Phase III Program

... stage of the Altropane Parkinson's or Essential tremor (POET-2) Phase III clinical program. The ... 11 million people in the U.S. alone living with tremor disorders of which more than one million have ... high as 35-50%. "Millions of people experiencing tremor symptoms currently have no objective means to ...

Alseres Pharmaceuticals Initiates the ALTROPANE(R) POET-2 Phase III Clinical Trial Program

... of the ALTROPANE(R) Parkinson's or Essential tremor - 2 (POET-2) Phase III clinical trial program. ... are presently living with tremor. Currently, tremor disorders are diagnosed by subjective clinical ... to help doctors more accurately diagnose tremor to minimize the side-effects of unnecessary ...

Alseres Pharmaceuticals Expands Sites for the First Stage of the ALTROPANE(R) Phase III Clinical Trial Program

... sites for the first stage of the ALTROPANE(R) Parkinson's or Essential tremor - 2 (POET-2) Phase III clinical trial program are now open for ... imaging process which benefits both the patient and the clinic." The tremor Action Network estimates that as many as 10 million people in the United ...

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

... of schizophrenia were reactions at the 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 ...

WORLD'S First Robotic Assisted Kidney Transplant Performed at Saint Barnabas Medical Center

... through several small incisions. Pencil-sized probes translate the surgeon's hand movements and adjust themselves to compensate for the natural tremor of the human hand. For the patient, robot-assisted surgery is safe, minimally invasive and offers faster recovery time. Although the recovery ...

Kyowa Hakko Kirin Announces Development Policy for Anti-Parkinson's Disease Drug KW-6002 (Istradefylline)

... * Parkinson's disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder which is characterized by motor symptoms such as slowness of movement, rigidity, tremor and postural instability. The symptoms of this disease result from the progressive degeneration of certain nerve cells located in a specific area in ...

U.S. FDA Approves Requip(R) XL(TM), the First and Only Oral Once-Daily Non-Ergot Dopamine Agonist for Parkinson's Disease

... a key chemical in the brain that communicates messages about movement, resulting in the symptoms of Parkinson's disease. These symptoms include tremor (involuntary shaking), rigidity (stiffness), akinesia (lack of movement or loss of spontaneous movement), bradykinesia (slower-than-normal voluntary ...

Data Presented at AAN Show That Lacosamide Significantly Reduced Pain and was Generally Well Tolerated in Patients With Diabetic Neuropathic Pain

... group, which were greater than placebo, were dizziness (16.3 vs. 5.2 percent), nausea (10.3 vs. 6.2 percent), fatigue (6.7 vs. 4.1 percent) and tremor (6.5 vs. 1.0 percent). In addition, lacosamide had no effect on body weight in these trials. About lacosamide Lacosamide has a dual mode of ...

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves ABILIFY(R) (aripiprazole) for the Acute Treatment of Manic and Mixed Episodes Associated With Bipolar I Disorder in Pediatric Patients (10 to 17 Years of Age)

... vs placebo, respectively): -- Adult patients with bipolar mania: constipation (13% vs 6%), akathisia (15% vs 3%), sedation (8% vs 3%), tremor (7% vs 3%), restlessness (6% vs 3%), and extrapyramidal disorder (5% vs 2%) -- Pediatric patients (10 to 17 years) with Bipolar I Disorder: ...

INVEGA(TM) Significantly Reduced Symptoms of Schizophrenia Compared to SEROQUEL(R) in Acutely Ill, Hospitalized Patients

... of 10% were headache (INVEGA 14%, SEROQUEL 12% and placebo 16%), hypertonia (12%, 4%, 4%), sedation (4%, 11%, 4%), somnolence (11%, 15%, 3%), tremor (20%, 8%, 15%), dizziness (4%, 15%, 1%), schizophrenia (6%, 9%, 13%) and insomnia (12%, 10%, 15%). During the study, 8 percent of the INVEGA ...

Once Daily, Extended-Release Ropinirole Improves Parkinson's Symptoms in Patients not Optimally Controlled With Levodopa

... for Parkinson's patients. When symptoms like slowness of movement, tremor and rigidity return due to wearing off of the patient's medication, it can ... (slower-than- normal voluntary movements), rigidity (stiffness), tremor (involuntary shaking) and postural instability (trouble with balance). ...

Six-Week Investigational Study In Adults With Major Depressive Disorder Evaluates The Effectiveness of Adjunctive Aripiprazole Therapy With Antidepressants

... (15% vs 3%), constipation (13% vs 6%), sedation (8% vs 3%), tremor (7% vs 3%), restlessness (6% vs 3%), and extrapyramidal disorder ... a 26-week trial in schizophrenia except for a higher incidence of tremor (aripiprazole 8% vs placebo 2%). Aripiprazole Injection ...

Investigational Study Evaluates the Effectiveness of Aripiprazole in Adolescents With Schizophrenia

... (15% vs 3%), constipation (13% vs 6%), sedation (8% vs 3%), tremor (7% vs 3%), restlessness (6% vs 3%), and extrapyramidal disorder (5% ... in a 26-week trial in schizophrenia except for a higher incidence of tremor (aripiprazole 8% vs placebo 2%). Aripiprazole Injection ...

ECOG Phase III Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma Trial (E4A03) Reports Lenalidomide Plus Low-Dose Dexamethasone Suggests Survival Advantage for Patients with Multiple Myeloma

... 25%), pyrexia (23% vs 19%), nausea (22% vs 19%), headache (21% vs 21%), peripheral edema (21% vs 19%), dizziness (21% vs 15%), dyspnea (20% vs 15%), tremor (20% vs 7%), decreased weight (18% vs 14%), thrombocytopenia (17% vs 10%), rash (16% vs 8%), back pain (15% vs 14%), hyperglycemia (15% vs 14%), and ...

Early Results of the CellCept Spare the Nephron Study Examine Kidney Function

... BUN and cough increased, hypomagnesemia, diarrhea, constipation, nausea, vomiting, respiratory infection, dyspnea, lung disorder, pleural effusion, tremor and insomnia. Patients receiving immunosuppressant regimens are at increased risk of developing lymphomas and other malignancies, particularly of ...

New Study Results Provide Additional Data about Short- and Long-Term Use of Desvenlafaxine Succinate in the Treatment of Adults with Major Depressive Disorder

... in this study were consistent with the SNRI class and included nausea, dry mouth, insomnia, somnolence, sweating, anorexia (loss of appetite), tremor and impotence. About Desvenlafaxine Desvenlafaxine is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) studied as a potential treatment for ...
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