Mylan Provides Update Relating to Ongoing Lorazepam and Clorazepate Litigation
PITTSBURGH, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Inc. (NYSE: MYL )
today announced that it intends to appeal a Jan. 24, 2008 decision by the
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia against Mylan and its co-
defendants Cambrex Corporation and Gyma Laboratories in the last of the
Pediatric Seizure Study Underway in US to Decide Between Diazepam and Lorazepam
A nationwide study has been launched in US to determine which of the two current medications for pediatric seizures, diazepam and lorazepam, is more effective.
Childhood seizures pose a serious problem for doctors. Epilepticus or continuous unrelenting seizures can lead to brain damage or ev...
Almost 1 quarter of Spanish women take antidepressants
...ive scale used to evaluate social readjustment (SLE). The psychopharmaceuticals analysed were antidepressants and benzodiazepines (anxiolytics such as lorazepam
"Although one might think that family conflicts lead to greater consumption of psychopharmaceuticals among women, we did not find...
Henry Ford Hospital: Unique Patient Study -- No Informed Consent
...e, tumor, or infection.
The study, called RAMPART, will compare an intramuscular injection of midazolam (Versed) to an intravenous (IV) dose of lorazepam
(Ativan). Both drugs are better than the most common current prehospital treatment for seizure, IV diazepam (Valium). The goal is to determine if an...
Breast Cancer Drug Might Treat Bipolar Disorder
...ke 40 to 80 milligrams of tamoxifen a day or a placebo for up to three weeks.
Participants were also given up to 5 milligrams a day of the sedative lorazepam
Fifty patients completed the study.
At the end of three weeks, participants taking tamoxifen had significantly lower scores on test...
Intensive care quality of sleep improved by new drug, reports study
While the routinely-administered lorazepam
successfully lessens discomfort, it has also been ...lled trials administered either dexmedetomidine or lorazepam
for up to 120 hours to 106 volunteer adult mechani... the course of the trial, compared with 67% of the lorazepam
The study, carried out by researchers at...
Newer Sedative Might Help Patients on Ventilators
...edetomidine (Precedex), for the more commonly used lorazepam
(Ativan), doctors could reduce the amount of time ...ter in Detroit. Grady said a more standard dose of lorazepam
is 2 to 4 milligrams per hour.
"This just doesn...The prevalence of coma was 92 percent for those on lorazepam
and 63 percent for those on dexmedetomidine.