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FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of SAPHRIS(R) (asenapine) for Acute Bipolar I Disorder and Acute Schizophrenia

... manic or mixed episodes associated with bipolar I disorder in adults and in favor of use in acute treatment ... and safe (12/0/0 and 10/0/2) for the bipolar I disorder and schizophrenia indications, respectively. In ... by counts of 12/0/0 and 9/1/2 for the bipolar I disorder and schizophrenia indications, respectively. ...

FDA Issues Complete Response Letter for INTUNIV(TM) (guanfacine) Extended Release for the Treatment of ADHD in Children and Adolescents

... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).(14) The disorder is also estimated to affect 4.4 percent of US ... ADHD.(16) ADHD is a psychiatric behavioral disorder that manifests as a persistent pattern of ... in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and oppositional symptoms. Presented at the ...

Results From Drug Trials and New Risk Factors Announced at International Alzheimer's Conference

... 90 and above. Post Traumatic Stress disorder May Raise Alzheimer's Risk; Moderate Alcohol May ... ICAD 2009 looked at how post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and alcohol consumption may affect risk ... risk in veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) than those without it. Further research is ...

PTSD Associated With Higher Alzheimer's/Dementia Risk; Moderate Alcohol Consumption May Lower it

... risk in veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and lower Alzheimer's risk among adults ... Risk in Veterans Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is common among veterans returning from ... Kristine Yaffe, et al -- Post-traumatic stress disorder and risk of dementia among U.S. veterans (Funder: ...

Cephalon Submits NUVIGIL Supplemental New Drug Application for the Treatment of Excessive Sleepiness Associated with Jet Lag Disorder

... with excessive sleepiness associated with jet lag disorder resulting from eastbound travel. Jet lag disorder is an acute condition that occurs when a person's ... of excessive sleepiness associated with jet lag disorder is based on data from a Phase 3 study, recently ...

ADHD Genes Found; Known to Play Roles in Neurodevelopment

... in children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than in children without ADHD. Many of ... ADHD is the most common neuropsychiatric disorder in children, affecting an estimated 1 in 20 ... linked to restless legs syndrome, a type of sleep disorder common in adults with ADHD. Another ...

FDA Advisory Committee Votes in Favor of Zyprexa for Two Adolescent Indications

... manic or mixed episodes associated with bipolar I disorder in adolescents aged 13-17 years old. The panel ... and symptoms(1). Manic symptoms of bipolar I disorder include long periods of euphoria, restlessness, ... of illness in adulthood(6). About Bipolar disorder in Adolescents ...

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)

... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The disorder is also estimated to affect 4.4 percent of US ... ADHD. ADHD is a psychiatric behavioral disorder that manifests as a persistent pattern of ... its business on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), human genetic therapies (HGT) and ...

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

... week at a major medical meeting. Bipolar disorder is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in a person's mood, ... to extreme lows (depression). Type I Bipolar disorder is characterized based on the occurrence of at ...

Cephalon Announces Positive Results from a Phase Three Study of NUVIGIL in Jet Lag Disorder

... excessive sleepiness associated with jet lag disorder were evaluated over the course of three days in a ... nausea, palpitations and fatigue. Jet lag disorder is an acute circadian rhythm sleep disorder that results from rapid travel across several ...

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

... the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). A request from European regulators to ... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The disorder is also estimated to affect 4.4 percent of ... ADHD is a psychiatric behavioral disorder that manifests as a persistent pattern of ...

March 2009 Mayo Clinic Health Letter Highlights Knee Repair Surgery, Anxiety Disorder and Preventing Blood Clots

... Effective Treatments Available for Anxiety disorder ROCHESTER, Minn. -- When worries pile up, ... worry is a symptom of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). The March issue of Mayo Clinic Health ... recall the last time they felt at ease. Often the disorder begins between childhood and middle age, but it ...

Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of IB1001 for the Treatment of Hemophilia B

... that the market for therapies to treat this disorder is in excess of $600 million. The Phase 1 ... acute and preventative treatment of the bleeding disorder associated with hemophilia B. IB1001 is produced ... Hemophilia is a lifelong, inherited bleeding disorder caused by low levels or absence of a protein ...

Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C. Announces FDA Filings for Paliperidone Palmitate and INVEGA(R)

... tablets for the treatment of schizoaffective disorder as monotherapy and for use in combination with ... condition. Patients with schizoaffective disorder experience the psychotic symptoms of ... of the similarity in symptoms, schizoaffective disorder is sometimes misdiagnosed as schizophrenia or ...

Omeros Receives $3.1 Million Milestone Payment from The Stanley Medical Research Institute for Schizophrenia Program

... is a chronic, severe and disabling brain disorder that affects about one percent of the population ... causes and treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder (manic-depressive illness), both through work ... in funding since 1989. Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are major psychiatric disorders in the United ...

Alexza's AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine) Meets Primary Endpoint of Treating Acute Agitation in Patients with Bipolar Disorder in Phase 3 Trial

... trial was conducted in patients with bipolar disorder experiencing acute agitation. Both the 5 mg and ... 314 acutely-agitated patients with bipolar I disorder at 17 U.S. clinical centers. The trial was ... and a 314 patient Phase 3 study in bipolar disorder patients with acute agitation. Alexza completed ...

Brain Waves Show Sound Processing Abnormalities in Autistic Children

... may be evaluated in children with autism spectrum disorder by using magnetoencephalography (MEG), according ... six to 15, with a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder were evaluated with MEG. Audio stimulation was ... biomarkers to improve classification of the disorder and aid in treatment and therapy planning. ...

Study Suggests Treatment with Paliperidone ER Significantly Improves Symptoms of Schizoaffective Disorder

... of schizophrenia.(2)(3) "Schizoaffective disorder is an under studied condition that despite being ... to confirm this finding." Schizoaffective disorder is a condition, which encompasses the symptoms of ... mood disorder. Patients with schizoaffective disorder experience the psychosis characteristic ...

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

... to 12 years with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). In this study, researchers found that ... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The disorder is also estimated to affect 4.4 percent of US ... to have ADHD. ADHD is a psychiatric behavioral disorder that manifests as a persistent pattern of ...

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

... improved Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms in adults within the first week ... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The disorder is also estimated to affect 4.4 percent of US ... to have ADHD. ADHD is a psychiatric behavioral disorder that manifests as a persistent pattern of ...

Addrenex Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase III Clinical Results for Clonicel to Treat ADHD

... of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, according to a phase 3 ... address all of the symptoms associated with the disorder and may result in unacceptable side effects in ... and Tourette's syndrome to post-traumatic stress disorder and migraines. Addrenex is currently developing ...

Alexza's AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine) Phase 3 Trial Meets Primary Endpoint of Treating Acute Agitation in Schizophrenic Patients

... Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), bipolar disorder affects about 5.7 million American adults ... that many patients with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder can make informed decisions regarding their ... a second Phase 3 clinical trial in bipolar disorder patients with acute agitation. About Symphony ...

Alexza Reports 2008 Second Quarter Financial Results and Updates Development of Product Candidates

... acute agitation in schizophrenic or bipolar disorder patients," said Thomas B. King, President and CEO ... study is the first AZ-004 study enrolling bipolar disorder patients. The Company projects that this ... of acute agitation in schizophrenic or bipolar disorder patients, is in Phase 3 testing and completed the ...

Alexza Initiates Second Phase 3 Clinical Trial for AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine)

... 300 patients diagnosed with bipolar I disorder and acute agitation at 18 U.S. clinical centers. ... study is the first AZ-004 study enrolling bipolar disorder patients. Alexza projects that this second Phase ... Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), bipolar disorder affects about 5.7 million American adults ...

Head-to-Head Study Demonstrates Focalin(R) XR Offers Faster and Better Symptom Control than Concerta(R)1 in Early Part of ADHD Patients' Day

... - Symptoms of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can significantly impact a child's ability ... symptoms of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder compared with Concerta(R) (d,l- methylphenidate ... the day." Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity disorder affects approximately three to seven percent of ...

European CHMP Issues Positive Opinion on Cymbalta for the Treatment of Generalised Anxiety Disorder

... is characterised by more than simple anxiety. The disorder is diagnosed when patients suffer from excessive ... left untreated, symptoms of Generalised Anxiety disorder may progress to prevent patients from working and ... is already approved to treat major depressive disorder and diabetic peripheral neuropathic ...

Olanzapine Long-Acting Injection (LAI) Data Presented at First Annual Schizophrenia International Research Society Conference

... patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder (n=931) were enrolled in this ongoing open-label ... during a one-month period, with some signs of the disorder persisting for at least six months.(v) In ... events were dizziness, weight gain, personality disorder (COSTART term for nonaggressive ...

Patients Taking Cymbalta(R) Reported Reduced Pain Severity of Osteoarthritis of the Knee in New Study

... diagnosis (within six months) of major depressive disorder were excluded from this study. About Cymbalta ... the acute treatment of generalized anxiety disorder and the management of diabetic peripheral ... Cymbalta is approved to treat major depressive disorder and ...

Repligen Announces Plans to Initiate a Phase 2b Trial for RG2417 in Bipolar Disorder

... in which approximately 150 patients with bipolar disorder will receive either RG2417 or a placebo twice a ... Clinical Global Impression of Change in Bipolar disorder scale (CGI-BP-C). Patients were evaluated at ... funding for research on schizophrenia and bipolar disorder in the United States. About Bipolar Disorder ...

Alexza Completes Enrollment in Phase 3 Clinical Trial with AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine) for Acute Agitation

... million adults in the United States and bipolar disorder affects about 5.7 million American ... of acute agitation in schizophrenic or bipolar disorder patients, is in Phase 3 testing. AZ-001 (Staccato ... treatment of panic attacks associated with panic disorder are in Phase 2 testing. Product candidates in ...

NARSAD Researchers Identify Specific Genes and Family Traits Linked to Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder and Depression

... illnesses, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression. To be presented at NARSAD's 3rd ... to and pathology of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression, some of the most severe, chronic ... "Schizophrenia is a prevalent and costly disorder and can be very difficult to treat. This is ...

Lilly Submits Cymbalta(R) Supplemental New Drug Application for Chronic Pain to U.S. Food and Drug Administration

... the acute treatment of generalized anxiety disorder and the management of diabetic peripheral ... Cymbalta is approved to treat major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder and manage diabetic peripheral neuropathic ...

CNS Response, Inc. Provides Review of Poster Session Delivered at the American Psychiatric Association 161st Annual Meeting

... an Improvement in Depression and Eating disorder Symptoms COSTA MESA, Calif., May 22 ... Behavioral Care Inpatient Psychiatry and Eating disorder Programs. The poster presentation, titled ... Predictions in Treatment Refractory Eating disorder Patients," provided a preliminary analysis of ...

New AMITIZA 8 mcg Phase III Studies Demonstrated Overall Symptom Improvement in Adult Women with Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Constipation (IBS-C)

... disease specialists. "IBS-C is a multi-symptom disorder and is one of the most common conditions seen by ... one-third of these cases. IBS-C is a chronic disorder characterized by abdominal discomfort or pain and ... Syndrome with Constipation (IBS-C) IBS is a disorder characterized by symptoms including ...

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

... to focus and organize during the day. The disorder may impact many aspects of their lives ... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The disorder is also estimated to affect 4.4 percent of U.S. ... business on attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), human genetic therapies ...

Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

... studies, involving patients with bipolar I disorder and schizophrenia, were presented in two oral ... of schizophrenia patients(1) and many bipolar disorder patients stop taking their medicines because of ... Olympia Data: Bipolar I Disorder The bipolar I disorder program includes two placebo- ...

AstraZeneca Submits sNDA for SEROQUEL XR(TM) for the Treatment of Generalized Anxiety Disorder - a First for the Atypical Antipsychotic Class of Medicines

... approval for the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), including maintenance of antianxiety ... adults in short-term studies of major depressive disorder and other psychiatric disorders. Patients of all ... for SEROQUEL XR. About Generalized Anxiety disorder (GAD) GAD is characterized by chronic anxiety, ...

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

... to 12 years with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The findings from the analysis ... and that many school-aged girls with the disorder are undiagnosed and under treated. This may be ... for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The disorder is also estimated to affect 4.4 percent of U.S. ...

Study Demonstrates Lexapro(R) Significantly Improves Depression Symptoms in Adolescents

... in adolescents, aged 12-17, with major depressive disorder (MDD), according to phase III data presented ... and maintenance treatment of major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) in adults. Lexapro is thought to work by ...

New Data on SEROQUEL XR(TM) in Treatment of Both Major Depressive Disorder and Generalized Anxiety Disorder Presented at APA Annual Meeting

... depressive disorder (MDD) and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) in adult patients. The results from the ... many people suffering from generalized anxiety disorder do not achieve an adequate response from current ... adults in short-term studies of major depressive disorder and other psychiatric disorders. Patients of all ...
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