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New Studies Presented at European Society of Anaesthesia Further Validate Masimo PVI(TM) for Noninvasive and Continuous Fluid Monitoring

... using the PVI."(1) The Change of upper Limbs PVI in Spinal Block (Comparison in High ... Tokyo, Japan, researchers examined how PVI in the upper limbs of patients undergoing caesarean procedures ... as the non-high spinal block group--PVI of the upper limbs did not change significantly. Researchers ...

Merz Pharmaceuticals Announce Three Studies of NT-201 - (Botulinum neurotoxin type A Free From Complexing Proteins)

... controlled studies conducted to assess NT-201 in upper limb post-stroke spasticity, pre-treated cervical ... type A free from complexing proteins) in upper limb spasticity patients. Eric Pappert, ... neurotoxin free from complexing proteins) in upper limb post-stroke spasticity patients authored by ...

Merz Pharmaceuticals Announces Results of Clinical Trials with NT-201(Botulinum neurotoxin type A free from complexing proteins) at Annual Movement Disorders Society Meeting

... one placebo-controlled spasticity trial and one upper limb spasticity trial -- were presented at the ... "In addition, NT-201 showed results in treating upper limb spasticity sufferers of various etiologies ... dystonia and post-stroke spasticity of the upper limb. "Studies in Europe have shown ...

Horizon Therapeutics' HZT-501 Significantly Reduces Incidence of NSAID-Induced Upper Gastrointestinal Ulcers in Patients With Mild-to-Moderate Pain

... HZT-501 developed 50 percent less NSAID-induced upper gastrointestinal (GI) ulcers (gastric and/or ... No. of patients developing upper GI ulcers 62 61 ... nausea, diarrhea, constipation, headache and upper respiratory tract infection. The majority were ...

Video: Partnership Unites UCB with Consumer Product Innovator OXO(R)

... The most commonly occurring adverse events were upper respiratory tract infections, rash and urinary ... more frequently than with placebo (n=614) were upper respiratory infection (20% CIMZIA, 13% placebo), ... with concomitant methotrexate (n=324) were upper respiratory tract infection (6% CIMZIA, 2% ...

Merz Pharmaceuticals Announces Results of Three Clinical Trials With NT-201 (Botulinum Neurotoxin Type A Free From Complexing Proteins) in Movement Disorder Patients

... safety data in patients with focal dystonia and upper limb spasticity will be presented at the ... dystonia and post-stroke spasticity of the upper limb. Through advanced manufacturing processes, ... trials (blepharospasm, cervical dystonia and upper limb spasticity) were included (n=539 NT-201, ...

More Than 200 Abstracts at ASH and SABCS Reveal Potential Compelling Patient Benefits From Novartis Oncology Current and Pipeline Therapies

... creatinine levels rise above age-appropriate upper limit of normal at 2 consecutive visits. If there ... in serum creatinine beyond the age-appropriate upper limit of normal, interrupt Exjade use. Once the ... elevations in SGPT/ALT levels >5 times the upper limit of normal at 2 consecutive visits versus ...

Horizon Therapeutics Announces Two Pivotal HZT-501 Phase 3 Trials Meet Primary Endpoints

... drug (NSAID)-induced upper gastrointestinal (gastric and/or duodenal) ulcers ... ulcers and a greater percent suffer from upper GI symptoms (i.e., dyspepsia, heartburn). ... developed either an endoscopically diagnosed upper gastrointestinal ulcer and/or prohibitive ...

Say 'Goodbye' to Back Fat Rolls

... fit ones, such as an aerobics instructor -- the upper to mid-line back where the rolls and bulges ... and powerful method to contour the middle and upper back -- literally removing all of the back rolls ... were performed in 2007. Currently, statistics for upper back lifts are not available. The American ...

REMICADE-Treated Patients Experienced Rapid and Substantial Improvement in Psoriasis in Critical Regions of Body

... of the four body regions (head, trunk, lower and upper extremities) as measured by the Psoriasis Area ... psoriasis and psoriasis of the lower and upper extremities as compared with the placebo group. ... similar improvement in PASI scores of the upper and lower extremities. For ...

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

... appetite (6 percent), anorexia (4 percent) and upper respiratory tract infection (2 percent); for Adderall XR they were decreased appetite (4 percent), upper abdominal pain (4 percent), insomnia (2 percent), upper respiratory tract infection (2 percent) and ...

Cethromycin Achieves All Endpoints in Second Pivotal Phase III Trial for Treatment of Pneumonia

... on the lower bound and greater than zero on the upper bound [-4.5, +5.1] establishes ... the lower bound and greater than zero on the upper bound [-4.8, +8.9] establishes ... on the lower bound and greater than zero on the upper bound [-4.9, +5.6] establishes ...

Microlife's Home Blood Pressure Monitors Proven Accurate Even for Critical Patients

... measurements with a physician. Microlife upper arm digital blood pressure monitors meet all of ... Monitoring" (2007, 12:227-232), Microlife's upper arm monitors are shown to accurately ... Thomas G Pickering, M.D., shows that Microlife's upper arm monitors are the first oscillometric devices ...

Schering-Plough Announces U.S. Filing of Mometasone Furoate/Formoterol Fumarate Combination for the Maintenance Treatment of Asthma

... to 12 years old include headache, allergic rhinitis, sore throat, and upper respiratory infection. Please see additional important product ... the most common adverse events reported with FORADIL AEROLIZER were upper respiratory infection, back pain, and sore throat. FORADIL ...

Data Demonstrated ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) Significantly Inhibited Progression of Structural Joint Damage in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

... events reported most frequently in the ACTEMRA arms of the studies were upper respiratory tract infection, nasopharyngitis, headache and hypertension. ... The most common adverse events reported in clinical studies were upper respiratory tract infection, nasopharyngitis, headache, hypertension and ...

New Phase 3 Study of Tapentadol Immediate Release Tablets Published in Current Medical Research and Opinion Journal

... in those suffering from conditions accompanied by hypoxia, hypercapnia, or upper airway obstruction, in whom even moderate therapeutic doses may ... anxiety, sweating, insomnia, rigors, pain, nausea, tremors, diarrhea, upper respiratory symptoms, piloerection, and rarely, hallucinations. Withdrawal ...

Shire Announces Study Results of the Effects of INTUNIV(TM) (Guanfacine) Extended Release on Secondary Measures in Children with ADHD and Oppositional Symptoms

... (greater than or equal to 10 percent) were somnolence, headache, sedation, upper abdominal pain, fatigue and irritability. The majority of treatment ... somnolence (32 percent), headache (26 percent), fatigue (18 percent), upper abdominal pain (14 percent) and sedation (13 percent). Syncope occurred ...

New Data Shows Blood Pressure Reduction Therapy with BENICAR(R) and BENICAR HCT(R) Effectively Reduces Blood Pressure in Elderly Patients to Target Blood Pressure

... most common were dizziness (8 patients, 4.5%) diarrhea (4 patients, 2.2%), upper respiratory tract infection (4 patients, 2.2%), headache (4 patients, ... nausea (3% vs 0%), hyperuricemia (4% vs 2%), dizziness (9% vs 2%), and upper respiratory tract infection (7% vs 0%) Dosing and Administration ...

AstraZeneca Submits NDA for Low Dose Aspirin/Esomeprazole Combination Product

... of discontinuation.(4B) Up to 1 in 3 patients on low-dose ASA may develop upper GI symptoms.(5A,6A) AstraZeneca conducted two studies to evaluate the ... Gerard, Gilles Montalescot, et al. Prevalence and Clinical Impact of upper Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Patients Treated with Low-Dose Aspirin. ...

Continued Overall Survival Advantage Reported From Pivotal Trial of VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Therapy in Patients With Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma

... back pain and hypotension (each 13%), herpes zoster, nasopharyngitis, upper respiratory tract infection, myalgia and pneumonia (each 12%), muscle ... vs 8%), hypokalemia (13% vs 7%), hypertension (13% vs 7%), abdominal pain upper (12% vs 9%), hypotension (12% vs 3%), dyspepsia (11% vs 7%), ...

Prolonged Progression-Free Survival Demonstrated by VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Induction Regimens in Transplant-Eligible Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma Patients

... back pain and hypotension (each 13%), herpes zoster, nasopharyngitis, upper respiratory tract infection, myalgia and pneumonia (each 12%), muscle ... vs 8%), hypokalemia (13% vs 7%), hypertension (13% vs 7%), abdominal pain upper (12% vs 9%), hypotension (12% vs 3%), dyspepsia (11% vs 7%), ...

Novel VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection Based Four-Drug Combination Was Well Tolerated In Previously Untreated Multiple Myeloma Patients

... back pain and hypotension (each 13%), herpes zoster, nasopharyngitis, upper respiratory tract infection, myalgia and pneumonia (each 12%), muscle ... vs 8%), hypokalemia (13% vs 7%), hypertension (13% vs 7%), abdominal pain upper (12% vs 9%), hypotension (12% vs 3%), dyspepsia (11% vs 7%), ...

Observational Study Finds Changes in Medicare Reimbursement for Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents Associated With Increased Need for Blood Transfusion

... hemoglobin level sufficient to avoid transfusion and not to exceed the upper safety limit of 12 g/dL. Monitor hemoglobin ... or tickling or itching or burning; paresthesia), rash, constipation and upper respiratory infection. Please visit www.procrit.com ...

Data From Investigational Use of PROCRIT(R) (Epoetin alfa) Presented at American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting

... hemoglobin level sufficient to avoid transfusion and not to exceed the upper safety limit of 12 g/dL. -- Monitor hemoglobin regularly during ... tickling or itching or burning; paresthesia), rash, constipation and upper respiratory infection. Please visit http://www.procrit.com for the full ...

CIMZIA(R) (Certolizumab Pegol) Provides Rapid and Sustained Relief from Signs and Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis for Two Years

... most commonly occurring adverse events were headache, nasopharyngitis, and upper respiratory tract infections. Pooled safety data from the two main phase ... CIMZIA patients (n=620) and more frequently than with placebo (n=614) were upper respiratory infection (20% CIMZIA, 13% placebo), urinary tract infection ...

ACTEMRA (R) (tocilizumab) Significantly Reduced Signs and Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Patients Who Failed Prior Treatments

... most frequently in the ACTEMRA arms of the RADIATE study were diarrhea, upper abdominal pain, rash and dizziness. About the AMBITION Study AMBITION ... The most common adverse reactions reported in clinical studies were upper respiratory tract infection, nasopharyngitis, headache, hypertension and ...

Newly Released Data on Onset of Effect and Patient Perception With SYMBICORT in Adults With Asthma

... The most common adverse events reported in Study I were headache, upper respiratory tract infection and nasopharyngitis, also known as the common ... of relationship to treatment, including nasopharyngitis, headache, upper respiratory tract infection, pharyngolaryngeal pain, sinusitis, and ...

Catheter Ablation System for Atrial Fibrillation Shows Reduced Procedure Time, Remarkable Safety Profile and Excellent Outcomes in Two Clinical Studies

... fibrillation (PAF) is characterized by a rapid rhythm of the heart's upper chambers that starts suddenly and stops without the need for medical ... (PPAF), a more severe form of the arrhythmia in which the heart's upper chambers consistently beat in a seemingly chaotic way at very high rates. ...

DEP to Complete Aerial Mosquito Treatments to Stem West Nile Virus in Southeastern Counties

... Township Warminster Township Middletown Township Falls Township upper Southampton Township Langhorne Borough Lower Southampton Township ... County Radnor Township Montgomery County Abington Township upper Moreland Township Hatboro Borough Lower Moreland Township Bryn Athyn ...

Want a Reason to Love Your Lower Belly Fat? It's Rich in Stem Cells

... The body areas that were liposuctioned were: lower abdomen, upper abdomen, inner knee, inner thigh, flank and hips. The study results ... cell concentration in the lower abdomen was five times greater than in the upper abdomen. "The value of stem cells harvested through fat is the ready and ...

AstraZeneca Submits an sNDA for SYMBICORT(R) for the Treatment of Asthma in Children as Young as Age Six

... The most common adverse events reported were headache, pyrexia, upper respiratory tract infection, nasopharyngitis, and pharyngolaryngeal ... of relationship to treatment, include nasopharyngitis, headache, upper respiratory tract infection, pharyngolaryngeal pain, sinusitis, and ...

AstraZeneca Submits sNDA for NEXIUM(R) I.V. for Peptic Ulcer Bleed Indication

... Diabetes Care 2006;29(4):805-10. (8) van Leerdam ME et al Acute upper GI bleeding: Did anything change? Time trend analysis of incidence and outcome of acute upper GI bleeding between 1993/1994 and 2000. American Journal of ...

Phase 3 Data Regarding Anti-RSV Antibody To Be Presented at Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting

... children treated with motavizumab had reduced RSV replication in the upper respiratory tract. In its pivotal clinical trial, which was a head-to-head ... red spots found on the skin. Other side effects with Synagis may include upper respiratory tract infection, ear infection, fever, and runny nose. In ...

AstraZeneca Submits an sNDA for SYMBICORT(R) for COPD Indication

... events found in these trials were bronchitis, oral candidiasis, viral upper respiratory tract infection and nasopharyngitis, also known as the common ... of relationship to treatment, include nasopharyngitis, headache, upper respiratory tract infection, pharyngolaryngeal pain, sinusitis, and ...

Data Show Preoperative Assessment of Breast Cancer Patients Enables Early Diagnosis, Successful Treatment of Lymphedema

... of Michigan-Flint and George Mason University, researchers measured the upper limb volume of 196 newly diagnosed breast cancer patients from 2001 to ... in limb circumference and size as well as on patients to report changes in upper extremity mobility. Several diagnostic tools are able to accurately track ...

BARACLUDE(R) (Entecavir) Treatment Resulted In Greater Viral Load Suppression Compared to Adefovir at 96 Weeks In Antiviral-Naive Adult Chronic Hepatitis B E-Antigen Positive Patients

... achieved ALT normalization (ALT of less than or equal one time the upper limit of normal) compared with 85 percent (n=17/20) of ... as ALT greater than two times baseline and greater than 10 times the upper limit of normal). About the Study The E.A.R.L.Y. study (ETV-079) is a ...

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves ORENCIA(R) (abatacept) for the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) in Patients Six Years and Older

... occurred at a frequency of 36 percent. The most common infections were upper respiratory tract infection and nasopharyngitis. The infections resolved ... Frequent Adverse Events (greater than or equal to 10 percent): Headache, upper respiratory tract infection, nasopharyngitis and nausea were the most ...

CASTLE Study Showed Similar Efficacy Between Once-Daily REYATAZ(R) (atazanavir sulfate)/ritonavir and Twice-Daily lopinavir/ritonavir at 48 Weeks in Previously Untreated HIV-Infected Adult Patients

... experienced elevations in total bilirubin greater than 2.5 times the upper limit of normal. * The rates of grade 3-4 liver enzyme elevations (greater than 5 times the upper limit of normal) were similar between treatment arms. -- Grade 3-4 ALT ...

Two Pivotal Phase III Studies for Roche's ACTEMRA(TM) (tocilizumab) Demonstrate Significant Improvement in Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms

... common adverse events reported more frequently in the ACTEMRA arm were upper respiratory tract infections, headache, nasopharyngitis, and hypertension. ... most common adverse events reported in ACTEMRA global clinical studies are upper respiratory tract infections, headache, nasopharyngitis and hypertension. ...

Norditropin(R) Approved for Treatment of Children with Short Stature Associated with Turner Syndrome

... syndrome with risk factors including severe obesity, history of upper airway obstruction or sleep apnea and unidentified respiratory infection, ... common childhood diseases including influenza-like illness, otitis media, upper respiratory tract infection, otitis externa, gastroenteritis and eczema. ...
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