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A New Therapy to Protect Cancer Patients Against Infertility

...t the problems that have been associated with GnRH agonists in the past, she said. The medical community needs to acknowledge the importance of future fertility for young people having cancer treatment. Not all patients who are having cancer treatment have the opportunity to talk with a fertility specialist...

New Cancer Therapy in Clinical Trial

...ential for combining TRAIL or other death receptor agonists with an orally bioavailable, low-toxicity multikinase inhibitor, sorafenib/Nexavar, thus providing an exciting approach for attacking cancers that harbor defective intrinsic apoptotic machinery, explains Dr. El-Deiry....

A Fresh Alternative to Painful Chemotherapy Developed in UK

...e for the patient. Now researchers say that LHRH agonists like the drug Zoladex switch off the ovary and sto...he results of 16 other research projects into LHRH agonists and breast cancer. When all the different results are added together, the overall findings offer ...

New Therapy for Lipid Disorder Demonstrates Varied Results

...isome proliferator-activated receptor (PPAR)-alpha agonists - drugs that turn on one of several cellular switc...rmation in the article. None of the new PPAR-alpha agonists has achieved regulatory approval.it Steven E. Nissen, M.D., of the Cleveland Clinic Lerner School ...

High Dose Inhaled Corticosteroid Use for COPD Could Cut Risk of Lung Cancer

...ients, tyrosine kinase inhibitors, and blockers or agonists of signaling pathways as reviewed. It is hoped, within the next decade, that chemoprevention of lung cancer in high-risk individuals (beyond smoking cessation) will be standard in pulmonary and primary care settings as is influenza vaccination or car...

High-dose Inhaled Corticosteroid Use for COPD Could Cut Risk of Lung Cancer

...ients, tyrosine kinase inhibitors, and blockers or agonists of signaling pathways as reviewed. It is hoped, within the next decade, that chemoprevention of lung cancer in high-risk individuals (beyond smoking cessation) will be standard in pulmonary and primary care settings as is influenza vaccination or car...

FDA Announces Voluntary Withdrawal of Pergolide Products

...olide is in a class of medications called dopamine agonists and is used with levodopa and carbidopa to manage ...arkinson’s disease, including three other dopamine agonists that have not been associated with valvular heart disease. The removal of pergolide products is not ...

Compulsive Gambling Linked to Parkinson's Disease Medications

...tudies examining the relationship between dopamine agonists and compulsive gambling, the likelihood of gamblin...l gambling habits after beginning to take dopamine agonists with 42 patients with Parkinson's disease who did not develop compulsive behaviors. The participants...

Medications for Restless Legs Syndrome may Trigger Compulsive Gambling

...rst to link pathologic gambling to use of dopamine agonists in a disease other than Parkinson. It is based on ...rs believe that the possible link between dopamine agonists and pathologic gambling behavior should be brought to physicians’ attention immediately due to the s...

Common PTSD Drug is No More Effective Than Placebo

... the first randomized, controlled study of alpha-2 agonists for symptoms of PTSD.” The double-blind study co..., “These results do not support the use of alpha 2 agonists in veterans with chronic PTSD.” Neylan speculates that instead of lowering the overall level of no...

Beta Agonists May Alter the Immune System

...nfluence future drug development, because new beta agonists that are more effective in activating PKA may prove useful. Source-NewswiseBR>SRM...

The Immune System May Be Altered By Certain Chemicals

...nfluence future drug development, because new beta agonists that are more effective in activating PKA may prove useful. Source-Eurekalert SRI...

Appetite Changes, Depression Signal Impulse Control Disorders in Parkinson

...opping have been linked to treatment with dopamine agonists in small numbers of patients. It is unknown exactl...ly a small fraction of patients receiving dopamine agonists develop this disorder, these findings may help identify those most at risk. Strategies for treatment...

New Sleep Medication not Effective for Treating Abuse or Cognitive Impairment

...In addition, those who use benzodiazepine receptor agonists long-term may experience withdrawal symptoms—including anxiety, irritability and even seizures—if they stop taking the drugs. Ramelteon, a drug recently approved for treatment of insomnia, works through a different pathway in the brain involving mela...

Prostate Cancer Treatment Increases Risk of Diabetes and Heart Disease

...tropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist drug. GnRH agonists are the main therapy for metastatic prostate cance...owever, little is known about the efficacy of GnRH agonists in treating men with less-advanced local or regional prostate cancer, many of whom receive this ther...

Diabetic drug Pioglitazone found to reduce heart risk

...life expectancy//. There is indirect evidence that agonists of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-? (PPAR-?) could reduce macrovascular complications. Pioglitazone is one such agonist used to treat type-2 diabetes. A recent study, published in the October issue of The Lancet, was conducted to ascerta...

Wearing High Heels May Be Dangerous To Health

...al and peripheral nervous system. Dopamine and its agonists play an important role in hormonal, cardiovascular, renal and central nervous system regulations. The dopamine transporter mediates the acceptance of dopamine into neurons and is often the target of various drugs targeting the functions of the system...

New insight for dopamine transporter

...al and peripheral nervous system. Dopamine and its agonists play an important role in hormonal, cardiovascular, renal and central nervous system regulations. The dopamine transporter mediates the acceptance of dopamine into neurons and is often the target of various drugs targeting the functions of the system...

The Side Effects Of Asthma Medication

...esponsiveness seen in some regular users of beta-2 agonists may be due to increased expression of a substance ...rway smooth muscle might lead to the design of new agonists that avoid negative effects of beta2AR activation while enhancing events that lead to relaxation....

The Adverse Effects Of Asthma Medication

...esponsiveness seen in some regular users of beta-2 agonists may be due to increased expression of a substance ...rway smooth muscle might lead to the design of new agonists that avoid negative effects of beta2AR activation while enhancing events that lead to relaxation....

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