Lexi-Comp ONLINE™ for Oral Surgery Oral
surgery specialists can now access comprehensive pharmacology information and fast drug interaction screening tools tailored to the needs of their practice.
Hudson, OH (PRWEB) August 6, 2009 -- Lexi-Comp, Inc., the leading publisher of clinical resources for the de...
ViroPharma Announces Support by Advisory Committee of The Office of Generic Drugs Proposed Guidelines for Developing Generic Versions of Oral Vancomycin Hydorchloride
EXTON, Pa., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM ) today announced that the Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology Advisory Committee supports the FDA's Office of Generic Drugs (OGD) draft guidelines on bioequivalence (BE) f...
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Says Only Trained Dental and Medical Practitioners Should Administer and Monitor Anesthesia
ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of news reports concerning the possible use of such anesthetic drugs as Diprivan (propofol) by the late Michael Jackson, questions have been raised about the availability and administration of such agents.
Roxane Laboratories, Inc. Announces the Launch of Risperidone Oral Solution 1mg/mL
COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Roxane Laboratories, Inc. announced today the approval of its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Risperidone Oral
Solution, 1mg/mL by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The product is available in 30mL bottles for immediate shipment to...
Renaissance Grants $3,000 to the Florida Dental Association to Present Oral Health Workshops for the Vulnerable Elderly
DAVIE, Fla., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to improve the oral
health of Florida's elderly population, Renaissance Health Service Corporation (RHSC) granted $3,000 to help fund the Florida Dental Association's (FDA) dental health traveling seminar -- Oral
HPV, Other Risk Factors Tied to Oral Cancer: New Web Site Offers Awareness, Early Detection Information
DALLAS, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fight Oral
Cancer Foundation (FOCF) has launched www.fightoralcancer.org to increase public awareness of oral
According to The Fight Oral
Cancer Foundation (FOCF), oral
cancer is one of the most deadly cancers, with the latest...
Stopping harmful oral bacteria in its path is goal for Case Western Reserve researcher
CLEVELANDThe best way to keep bacteria from doing any damage is to stop them in their tracks before they can start down their pathological road to destruction.
Yiping Han, associate professor at the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, aims to understand how to build roadbl...
New oral agents may prevent injury after radiation exposure
(Boston) Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and collaborators have discovered and analyzed several new compounds, collectively called the ''EUK-400 series,'' which could someday be used to prevent radiation-induced injuries to kidneys, lungs, skin, intestinal tract and b...
Is obesity an oral bacterial disease?
Alexandria, Va. The world-wide explosion of overweight people has been called an epidemic. The inflammatory nature of obesity is widely recognized. Could it really be an epidemic involving an infectious agent? In this climate of concern over the increasing prevalence of overweight conditions in o...
LeadConfirm Professional, the First Oral Based Lead Test, Makes Getting the Lead Out Easier - Now Available at Amazon.com
''Aimed for the professional market, LeadConfirm Professional is less invasive than blood tests at detecting lead levels in the body.'' Until now, determining a person’s lead exposure has been an invasive procedure involving painful blood tests. However, that has changed thanks to LeadConfi...
LeadConfirm Professional Now Available at Overstock.com--The First Oral Based Lead Test Makes Getting the Lead Out Easier
Aimed for the professional market, LeadConfirm Professional is less invasive than blood tests at detecting lead levels in the body
San Diego, CA (Vocus) July 6, 2009 -- Until now, determining a person’s lead exposure has been an invasive procedure involving pain...
LeadConfirm Professional Now Available at Drugstore.com - The First Oral Based Lead Test, Makes Getting the Lead Out Easier
Until now, determining a person’s lead exposure has been an invasive procedure involving painful blood tests.
However, that has changed thanks to LeadConfirm Professional, a new saliva-based test that screens for lead exposure in the body using oral
Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co., Inc. Launches Advertising Program on China Central Television (CCTV) for its Xuelian Chongcao Oral Liquid
CHENGDU, China, June 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Tianyin
Pharmaceutical Co., Inc., (NYSE AMEX: TPI ), a manufacturer and supplier of
modernized traditional Chinese medicine ("TCM") based in Chengdu, China, today
announced that it has engaged a major advertising firm to commence a marke...
Diabetes: It's Connection to Oral Health
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the American Diabetes Association, nearly 24 million people have diabetes. Of that number, unfortunately, 5.7 million people are unaware that they have the disease. Diabetes can affect multiple parts of the body, including the kidney...
Availability in Both Intravenous and Oral Formulation is a Leading Drug Attribute Surveyed Physicians Prefer for the Treatment of Urinary Tract Infections in the Hospital Setting
Seventy-Seven Percent of Surveyed Physicians Will Increase Their Use of Carbapenems In the Next Five Years, According to a New Report from AMR and Decision Resources
MALVERN, Pa. and WALTHAM, Mass., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Arlington Medical Resources (AMR) and Decision Resources find that a...
Biomodels' Oral Mucositis Expertise Speeds FDA Approval for ActoGeniX's Phase 1b Trial of AGO13 in Cancer Patients
ActoGeniX taps Biomodels CRO expertise in $1 billion market for cancer support care to relieve side effects of cancer treatments
WATERTOWN, Mass., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Biomodels LLC, a preclinical research organization specializing in cancer support care, today announced that its customize...
Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of Two New Cobalamin(TM) Oral Insulin Drug Delivery Collaborations
insulin and oral
human growth hormone formulations provide significant pharmacological responses
DALLAS, June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ACCESS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP) announced today that the Company has signed evaluation agreements with tw...
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Releases New Perinatal and Infant Oral Health Guidelines
Expectant Mothers Should Consider Visiting a Dentist During Pregnancy; Infants Should Undergo Oral
Health Assessment by Their First Birthday
CHICAGO, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the recognized leader in pediatric oral
health, announced new oral
Hispanic Dental Association and Oral Health America Celebrate National Smile Month, June 1-30
CHICAGO, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- June is National Smile Month, and the Hispanic Dental Association (HDA), Oral
Health America, and participating sponsors, dental offices, community care providers, schools, and camps are encouraging children and adults not to f...
Caldwell Consumer Health Becomes Revive Personal Products, Inc., with OPTIONS(TM) Line of Women's Sexual Health Products & Oral Health Brands; See Us at NACDS Booth 533 (The Emerson Group)
MADISON, N.J., May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- With new management and a growing array of consumer brands, the former Caldwell Consumer Health, LLC, has been relaunched as Revive Personal Products Company. The Madison, New Jersey, company is focusing on non-prescription products for women's sexual health a...
ViroPharma Announces Meeting of FDA Advisory Committee for Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology on Bioequivalence Recommendations for Oral Vancomycin Hydrochloride Products
EXTON, Pa., May 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today that it will convene a meeting of its Advisory Committee for Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology to discuss bioequivalence recommendations for oral
vancomycin hydrochloride capsule...
Compliance and cost: Bitter pills to swallow in the age of oral chemotherapy
(ORLANDO) Though the growing shift toward oral
chemotherapy agents offers cancer patients greater freedom and independence during their treatment, physicians say use of the new medications also poses more chances for patients to skip doses, miss prescription refills, and take their drugs in a da...
Warner Chilcott Announces FDA Acceptance of NDA Submission for Low Dose Oral Contraceptive
ARDEE, Ireland, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Warner Chilcott Limited (Nasdaq: WCRX ) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has filed for standard review the new drug application (NDA) for WC 3016, a low dose oral
contraceptive. The NDA for WC 3016 was submitted by...
Launch of Highly Anticipated Oral Agents and Increasing Use of Current and Emerging Injectable Drugs Will Drive the Multiple Sclerosis Drug Market to Nearly $10 Billion in 2018
Emerging Novel Oral
Therapies Will Garner 29 Percent of the Total Market in 2018, According to a New Report from Decision Resources
WALTHAM, Mass., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds...
Hispanics Placing Their Oral Health at Risk by Cutting Back on Routine Dental Care
In wake of recent poll results dental expert notes importance of regular oral
care to protect areas that dentists check most
MIAMI, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a 2008 Gallup-Healthways poll(1) show that 42 percent of Hispanics have not visited the dentist in the past 12 months, even...
FDA Approves SAMSCA(TM) (tolvaptan), the First and Only Oral Vasopressin Antagonist to Treat Patients With Clinically Significant Hypervolemic and Euvolemic Hyponatremia
Once-Daily SAMSCA Increases Serum Sodium Levels Through Increase in Free Water Clearance
TOKYO and PRINCETON, N.J., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (OPC) and Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development and Commercialization, Inc. (OPDC) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug...
Cylene to Announce New Data on Its First-in-Class Oral CK2 Inhibitor Against Cancer at BIO Conference
SAN DIEGO, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Cylene Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced today that it will present major advances in the development of their first-in-class, CK2 inhibitor CX-4945 at the 2009 BIO International Convention on Wednesday, May 20th at 4:40 pm. William G. Rice, Ph.D., Cylene's pre...
Minnesota Passes Legislation Allowing Mid-level Oral Health Provider
CHICAGO, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- History was made on May 13, 2009, as Minnesota became the first state to pass legislation allowing a "mid-level" oral
health provider into state statute - enabling students who are educated under the Advanced Dental Hygiene Practitioner (ADHP) m...
Widner Oral Surgery is the First Oral Surgery Practice in Austin to Offer Perma Facial ImplantsTM
& Maxillofacial Surgery is pleased and excited to announce the introduction of Perma Facial ImplantsTM, a safe, definitive solution for permanent soft tissue enhancement of the face.
Austin, Texas (PRWEB) -- Widner Oral
& Maxillofacial Surgery is ple...
United Concordia and Texas Oral Health Coalition Partner to Offer Free Dental Services
Community Outreach Efforts Will Help Children
HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- National dental insurer, United Concordia and the Texas Oral
Health Coalition have joined forces to help children by offering services at a free dental clinic on Friday, May 15. The clinic is for students in...
Zila & Experts Testify at Congressional Hearing on Innovative Technology for Veterans; Urge Broader Use of ViziLite(R) Plus by VA for Oral Cancer Screening
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At a congressional hearing today in Washington, DC, legislators were urged to press the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to immediately expand use of ViziLite(R) Plus, the FDA-cleared technology for the early detection of oral
Poniard Pharmaceuticals Presents Final Results of Phase 1 Study of Oral Picoplatin Demonstrating Bioavailability
- Pharmacologic Data Presented at American Association for Cancer Research's 100th Annual Meeting 2009 -
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and DENVER, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PARD ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology, today announced...
Tianyin Pharmaceutical Co. Inc.'s Ginkgo Mihuan Oral Solution Completes 2009 Tenders
CHENGDU, China, April 21 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Tianyin
Pharmaceutical, Co., Inc., (NYSE Amex: TPI ), a manufacturer and supplier of
modernized traditional Chinese medicine ("TCM") based in Chengdu, China, today
announced that it has completed the new round of tenders for its proprie...
Colgate and the Hispanic Dental Association Proclaim April El Mes de la Salud Bucal to Promote Oral Health Fundamentals Among Hispanics
MIAMI, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- In a press conference today, Colgate and
the Hispanic Dental Association officially declared April El Mes de la Salud
Bucal: Un Mundo de Sonrisas Saludables (Oral Health Month: A World of Healthy
Smiles(R)) as part of an ongoing commitment to quality oral
AAOMS Applauds Legislation Enabling Medicare Patients to Rehabilitate and Recover More Efficiently From Oral and Maxillofacial Injuries
ROSEMONT, Ill., March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of Oral
and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) applauds the introduction of the "Medicare Oral
Health Rehabilitative Enhancement Act of 2009" (H.R. 1430 IH), which would change current Medicare law that prohibits dentis...
Interleukin Genetics Receives NYSE Amex Staff Determination, Requests Oral Hearing Before the Listing Qualifications Panel
WALTHAM, Mass., March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interleukin Genetics, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ILI ) announced today that the NYSE Amex LLC (formerly known as the NYSE Alternext US and the American Stock Exchange) has issued a delisting notification to the Company as it has not accepted the plan as...
New study suggests Rx estrogen delivery through the skin may show safety benefits as opposed to oral delivery
NEW YORK, NY (March 25, 2009) Transdermal delivery of estrogen therapy available by prescription "seems not to alter" the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE), or blood clotting, in postmenopausal patients when compared to oral
delivery, a new study suggests. The study was conducted by researche...
The First Oral Based Lead Test, LeadConfirm Professional, Makes Getting The Lead Out Easier
Aimed for the professional market, LeadConfirm Professional is less invasive than blood tests at detecting lead levels in the body.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2009 -- Until now, determining a person's lead exposure has been an invasive procedure involving painful b...
IADR Oral Medicine and Pathology Research Award presented to UCLA professor
Alexandria, Va. The International Association for Dental Research (IADR) is presenting its 2009 Oral
Pathology Research Award to Dr. Cun-Yu Wang, from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA. The award will
be presented at the IADR 87th General Session & Exhibition in Mia...
IADR and GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare announce winners of 2009 Innovation in Oral Care Awards
Alexandria, Va. The International Association for Dental Research (IADR) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare today announced the 2009 winners of the annual IADR/GSK Innovation in Oral
Care Awards. The three prestigious awards recognize research in innovative oral
care technologies that ...