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Activated charcoal for poisoning treatment
...to be put into educating parents about the need to stock
activated charcoal in the home in advance of a poisoning. Pharmacists and pediatricians, too, should be made aware that the activated charcoal can effectively used at home....
Beef, Pork Ban Hit Bhutan Restaurateurs
...ing dishes made out of dried beef. "We had kept a stock
of dry beef before the disease broke out and now we are selling a special dish that is much in demand with fresh red meat banned," said another restaurateur. Beef momos or dumplings are a favourite delicacy among most Bhutanese and hotels that exclu...
Glivec the hot cancer drug from Novartis
...gs, to $1.4 billion, on sales of $5.7 billion. The stock
has climbed 15% since mid-March and continues to outperform the industry. Glivec was first approved for treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia. It is the first treatment ever proven drug to cause certain types of tumors to disappear. While other can...
Merck to pay $ 253.5 million to Vioxx victim family
...t risks but hid those risks from patients. Merck’s stock
price fell almost 8%, although Texas rules on punitive damages will automatically lower the verdict to $26.1 million and Merck has already said it plans to appeal the case. Texas case means for the thousand of additional Vioxx suits that Merck will...
Encephalitis Death Toll In U.P. Crosses 200 Mark.
...Rajeshwar, who visited Gorakhpur last week to take stock
of the situation, had urged the administration to take measures against pigs. The disease had taken a toll of 228 people in 2004, but health officials say it could be much higher this time. "Unlike 2004 and many preceding years, when the disease r...
GlaxoSmithKline to Supply United States with 8 Million flu vaccine, Fluarix
...ion it offers against Influenza. The US wants the stock
ready for the winter to avoid any shortage in supply which occurred last year. US Health authorities as approved the GSK, which is the biggest UK Pharmaceutical company, which supplied flu vaccines to US last year during the shortage of vaccines. Jea...
Health and Human Services stockpiles 20 million bird flu Vaccines
...rtment of Health and Human Services (HHS) plans to stock
vaccines and anti-viral drugs for 20 million peopl... say that the stocks are not enough and HHS should stock
at least 100 million vaccine stocks in order to effectively prevent flu pandemic. HHS earlier annou...
Increased demand for Bird flu anti-viral drug world wide
... current conditions world wide people have started stock
piling and storing stocks of bird flu vaccines and...rtment of Health and Human Services (HHS) plans to stock
vaccines and anti-viral drugs for 20 million people. Bird Flu or avian influenza has infected more...
Rich countries stock piling anti flu drugs with no stocks available for poor countries
...irus. As global fears continue people have started stock
piling and storing stocks of bird flu vaccines and...lable in Philippines raising criticism towards the stock
piling of bird flu drugs by developing countries with little or no drugs available for poor countrie...
Vical Biotech and NIH jointly develops HIV vaccine
...trade on Nasdaq, after touching high of $6.98. The stock
was among the biggest percentage gainers on Nasdaq. Source: Reuters....
India preparing to counteract bird flu threat
...ti-viral drugs. The minister said that we couldn’t stock
pile vaccines as westerners as we are not sure abo...preparation in the country but we will have enough stock
of medicine and the vaccine could be made at government-manufacturing units such as the Central Rese...
Indian Health Minister interested to import bird flu vaccine
...preparation in the country but we will have enough stock
of medicine and the vaccine could be made at government-manufacturing units such as the Central Research Institute, Kasauli. Now he has said that the vaccine is not available in India and the government is planning to import the vaccines. Speaking ...
India Has No Case Of Avian Flu Says Health Minister
...d.' 'India plans to have one million doses in its stock
and has already started discussions with Roche and GlaxoSmithKline, which are the main producers of the drug' be reassured the press. Salim J. Hebayeb, the WHO representative in India, said: 'The avian flu is still evolving and we are satisfied with...
Bird flu alert in Kaziranga Park
...een sounded all over Assam to protect the resident stock
of poultry in the state from the deadly viral infection....
A bird's eye view of the Bird Flu scare
...bumani Ramadoss has also indicated that they would stock
up the vaccine. But given the tight-fistedness of the American company that owns the patent for the same, it remains to be seen how many vaccines actually end up here. Bird flu then, is real and here to stay for sometime. And as the adage goes, pre...
Cipla In India Can Manufacture Drug For Bird Flu
...cturer to make it here at a tenth of the price and stock
it. The raw material for Tamiflu - shikimic acid i...ws/view_news_main.asp?x=5061&t=5 Rich countries stock
piling anti flu drugs The anti viral drug Tamiflu has been approved by WHO as a safe and effectiv...
HIV Positive People Touching 60,000 In UK
...ides with the World Aids Day and allows us to take stock
of the progress made in our efforts to prevent the spread of HIV." Nick Partridge, CEO of Terrence Higgins Trust, a sexual health charity trust, said Britain was in danger of having the worst sexual health record in Western Europe. "It will be the s...
Karla: healthy beer as claimed by German manufacturers
...at beer is not healthy and advices chemists not to stock
itIt would add to the growing trend of alcoholism in people, was the thought! Another beer with the name of “Xan” is already in the market and calim sto have health benefits as well, right from relieving heart problems to osteoporosis ...
UK has to be more Prepared against Bird Flu
... manufacturers. Though Government has stockpiled a stock
of 14.6 million doses which would be only sufficient to immunize and treat only 25% of the countries population and the shortage can be reduced by investing more money in healthcare projects and vaccine research....
Kirin Develops a Cure for Bird Flu
.... This has raised the price of his shares in the stock
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