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Surveyed Specialists Foresee Greater Use of Parenteral Outpatient Therapy for the Treatment of Osteomyelitis

A Drug's Safety Profile is the Leading Attribute in Antibiotic Selection, According to a New Report from AMR and Decision Resources MALVERN, Pa. and WALTHAM, Mass., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Arlington Medical Resources (AMR) and Decision Resources find that in addition to surveyed infectious d...

Ten Professional Societies Join Forces to Develop Obesity Medicine Certification Examination

...f Clinical Endocrinologists, American Diabetes Association, American Gastroenterological Association, American Heart Association, American Society for parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, American Society for Nutrition and The Endocrine Society. For fur...

ACC Responds to Study Published in Pediatrics About Phthalate and IV Tubing

...of Di(2-Ethylhexyl)Phthalate-Containing Infusion Systems Increases the Risk for Cholestasis, Pediatrics 124(2): 710-716 (August 2009). Total parenteral nutrition - delivery of nutrition intravenously via plastic tubing - is a life-saving treatment used with newborns who are too small or whose digestiv...

Tube Feeding Error: Fatal Medical Mistakes

...PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society for parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.), whose mission ...tion and more. The American Society for parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.) is dedicated to...ovision of clinical nutrition therapies, including parenteral and enteral nutrition. With more than 5,500 member...

OraVerse (R) Selected by Dentistry Today Magazine as One of the Top 100 Products of 2009

...e), clinicians should be alert to the signs and symptoms of these events, particularly in patients with a history of cardiovascular disease. Following parenteral use of phentolamine at doses between 5 to 15 times higher than the recommended dose of OraVerse, myocardial infarction, and cerebrovascular spasm and ...

Watson Pharmaceuticals Resumes Shipment of INFeD(R) (Iron Dextran Injection, USP)

...inical use in the U.S since 1992. Important Safety Information The parenteral use of complexes of iron and carbohydrates has resulted in anaphylactic-typ...ing the acute phase of infectious kidney disease. Unwarranted therapy with parenteral iron will cause excess storage of iron with the consequent possibility of e...

Health Robotics Announces i.v.STATION(TM) Contract With Grifols in Spain, Portugal and South America

...g and other unexplored fields in Robotics pharmacy automation such as total parenteral nutrition," stated Werner Rainer, Health Robotics' CEO. About Health...turing and marketing of plasma derivates, IV therapy solutions, enteral and parenteral nutrition, diagnostic systems, pharmacy automation, and medical materials a...

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

...ans prefer for the treatment of complicated urinary tract infections (UTIs) in the hospital setting. Antibiotics available in interchangeable oral and parenteral formulations can facilitate step-down therapy and discharge from the hospital to the outpatient setting. "Physicians prescribe a wide variety of...

CEL-SCI Scientist Invited to Discuss Plans to Launch Unique Manufacturing Process That Saves Cost While Enhancing the Shelf Life of Drugs at 5th Annual Aseptic Processing of Sterile Drug Products Conference

...R), will be offering this service to outside companies on a contract basis. The facility will allow CEL-SCI to perform aseptic filling of small volume parenteral drug products. The Company will employ a process known as "true cold" +4 degrees Celsius Aseptic Filling for products derived from stem cell tech...

B. Braun Medical Wins Two GHX 2009 Best in Class Awards

... Recognized for Continued Market Leadership in parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals BETHLEHEM, Pa., J...arket share growth for distributed products in the parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals product categories for ...n and CEO of B. Braun Medical Inc. "Our success in parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals, like all of our produc...
Parenteral in Medical Technology

Calixa Therapeutics Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Clinical Trial of Its Antibiotic, CXA-101, in Patients with Complicated Urinary Tract Infections

...nounced the initiation of a Phase 2 clinical trial of CXA-101 in patients with complicated urinary tract infections. CXA-101 is a new broad-spectrum, parenteral cephalosporin antibiotic with excellent in vitro and in vivo activity against Pseudomonas aeruginosa , including drug resistant isolates. Calixa...

Cadence Pharmaceuticals Submits Acetavance New Drug Application for the Treatment of Acute Pain and Fever

...as the last injectable drug for the reduction of fever in the United States, but since it was taken off the market in 1976, there has been no approved parenteral antipyretic drug available. About Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Cadence Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on in-licensin...

BioCryst Provides Peramivir Update and Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

....v. peramivir as a treatment option for an influenza emergency," said Jon P. Stonehouse, President and Chief Executive Officer of BioCryst. "With its parenteral route of administration, peramivir has the potential to help patients who may have difficulty with an oral or inhaled anti-viral medication. In additi...

Schering-Plough Announces Results of the Early ACS Trial

...y within the preceding six weeks; history of stroke within 30 days, or any history of hemorrhagic stroke; current or planned administration of another parenteral GP IIb-IIIa inhibitor; dependency on renal dialysis; or known hypersensitivity to any component of the product. In patients undergoing PCI, INTEG...

DaVita Abstracts Highlight Latest Research Developments at Annual Dialysis Conference

...Cannulation Technique with Keloid-Scarred Skin Sylvia Donato-Moore, BSN, RN, CNN -- Experience with Intradialytic parenteral Nutrition at a Pediatric Hemodialysis Unit Kathleen Traficanti, BS, RD -- NxStage(R) Pureflow SL Culture and LAL ...

Interleukin Genetics Wins International Award for Outstanding Research Published in the Journal, Nutrition

...etics, Inc. (Amex: ILI ), today received the 12th John M. Kinney Award for Nutrition and Metabolism at the annual Congress of the European Society of parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, in Florence, Italy. The award was given for the paper, "Interleukin-1 genotype-selective inhibition of inflammatory mediators b...

Journal of the American Dental Association Publishes Key Clinical Data for the Use of OraVerse(TM) a Local Anesthetic Reversal Agent

...than six years of age or weighing less than 15 kg (33 lbs). Myocardial infarction and cerebrovascular spasm and occlusion have been reported following parenteral use of phentolamine, usually in association with marked hypotensive episodes producing shock-like states. Tachycardia, bradycardia, and cardiac arrhyt...

Ikaria Completes Dosing of Phase 1a Clinical Study for IK-1001 (Sodium Sulfide) for Injection

... as sodium sulfide, in a number of disease models. Preclinical data demonstrate the therapeutic potential of IK-1001 (sodium sulfide) for injection, a parenteral injectable formulation of hydrogen sulfide, in a variety of disease models including myocardial infarction, cardiopulmonary bypass surgery, thoracoabd...

Genta Receives Key Patent Related to Oral Gallium Compound G4544

... Company to Seek Buyer for Marketed parenteral Product Ganite(R) BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Genta Incorporated (Nasdaq: GNTA ) today announced that the Company has received...

NPS Reports Successful GATTEX(TM) Extension Study

...teduglutide) for short bowel syndrome (SBS) patients who are dependent upon parenteral nutrition (PN). The extension study enrolled 65 of the 71 patients (91%) wh... effective potential therapy for short bowel syndrome patients dependent on parenteral Nutrition. This study provides interesting and very promising results, as i...
Parenteral in Medical Products

TSH ELISA Test

Description:...n used in the diagnostic evaluation and therapeutic monitoring of primary hypo- and hyper-thyroidism. In addition, measurement of TSH levels following parenteral administration of TRH has been used in the evaluation of TSH-deficiency [4]. Magner JA. Endocrin Rev 11:354-385, 1990. Vassart G & Dumont JE. En...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

TSH IRMA Test

Description:...n used in the diagnostic evaluation and therapeutic monitoring of primary hypo- and hyper-thyroidism. In addition, measurement of TSH levels following parenteral administration of TRH has been used in the evaluation of TSH-deficiency [4]. Magner JA. Endocrin Rev 11:354-385, 1990. Vassart G & Dumont JE. En...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

AHFS Drug Information

Features:...macology and pharmacokinetics Complete lists of commonly available prescription, OTC, ophthalmic, and dermatologic drugs, in addition to vitamins and parenteral nutrition products Over 1,200 drug monographs covering tens-of-thousands of drug products Over 70,000 uniquely cited references With Skyscape's pa...
Company:Skyscape, Inc.
Parenteral in Medical Dictionary

Parenteral

A.S.P.E.N. American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition ... Injection/ parenteral . Subcutaneous · Intravenous · Intramuscular · Intrathecal · Intracavernosal ... Parenteral nutrition (PN) is feeding a person intravenously, bypassing the usual process of eating and digestion...

Intramuscular

... Find information on prescribing ZYPREXA® IntraMuscular (olanzapine for injection) ... Concomitant administration of intramuscular olanzapine and parenteral ... progesterone- intramuscular glossary includes a list of progesterone- intramuscular related medical definitions and related links on Medici...

Hepatitis a

...e including its frequency, course, and selected outbreaks. From the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Hepatitis A can be transmitted by the parenteral route but very rarely by blood ... The most widespread hepatitis A outbreak in the United States afflicted at least ... Features causes, sy...
Parenteral in Biological News

CEL-SCI Corporation to Launch Aseptic Filling for Stem Cell Produced Therapies and Other Biological Products

...ademic institutions and commercial media suppliers. The facility will allow CEL-SCI to perform cold 4 degrees Celsius aseptic filling of small volume parenteral drug products and sterile media products. The use of a cold 4 degrees Celsius fill, as opposed to the normal room temperature fill, significantly inc...

Novel therapy combinations gain ground in treating hepatitis

...t forms of hepatitis exist, including hepatitis A, B and C. Hepatitis A is generally food-borne, while hepatitis B and C are spread primarily through parenteral or sexual routes. The disease is often caused by a virus, but can also result from alcohol, toxins or drugs. "Despite the significant number of p...
Parenteral in Biological Technology

Laureate Pharma Appoints Daniel E. Leone as Vice President of Business Development

...cutive Director of Contract Manufacturing at Ben Venue Laboratories where he was responsible for Sales, Marketing and New Business Development for its parenteral contract manufacturing services business. Prior to Ben Venue, Dan was the Vice President of Business Operations at Boehringer Ingelheim Chemicals whe...

Regado Biosciences Expands Medical Advisory Board

...c effect providing a safe and unique approach to personalized medicine. Regado's lead program, the anticoagulant system REG1, consists of two parenteral agents, the first being a potent and highly selective Factor IXa inhibitor (RB006) and the second being its complementary active control agent (RB007)...

B. Braun Medical Inc. Recognized by Industry for Manufacturing Influential Medical Devices

...us for its smart pump technology based on KLAS's 2008 Top 20 Best in KLAS Report for Smart Pump Technology. B. Braun's PINNACLE(R) TPN (total parenteral nutrition) Management System represented a significant advancement in automated compounding technology, incorporating the most rigorous safety verific...

Regado Biosciences Establishes Medical Advisory Board

... each system's therapeutic effect providing a safe and unique approach to personalized medicine. Regado's lead program, REG1, is comprised of two parenteral agents, the first being a potent and highly selective Factor IXa inhibitor (RB006) and the second being its complementary active control agent (RB007)...

Sinobiopharma Updates on Progress; Projects Increases in Sales and Revenues In 2009

...s (API), the capsule formulation, greater efficacy and reduced side effects. Sales of Sinobiopharma's formulation of L-alanyl-L-glutamine for parenteral (intravenous) nutrition are projected to exceed 30,000 units in 2009. The Company is in the process of submitting its application for approval...

ImClone Systems and Lonza Walkersville to Discuss Paperless QC Micro at PDA Annual Meeting

... Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 16, 2009 -- The parenteral Drug Association (PDA) is hosting their annual mee...search reagents to licensed test kits to regulated parenteral products. For more information, visit www.lonza.com . About PDA The parenteral Drug Association (PDA) is the leading global provi...

NexBio Completes Clinical Advisory Board for the Advanced Development of DAS181 (Fludase(R)*), a First-In-Class Medicine for Influenza

... Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health. Viradin(TM), invented and developed by NexBio, is a parenteral protein under development, currently at lead optimization stage, directed to the treatment of viral hemorrhagic fever caused by viruses such as Ebola ...

Health Robotics Reports Triple-Digit-Growth Across All Financial Metrics in Fiscal Year 2008

...Pacific areas, and to comfortably plan to develop a third robot [TPNstation] as part of a new strategic partnership expanding from IV Therapy into the parenteral Nutrition market in FY2010. We expect the demonstrate TPNstation at ASHP 2009 Mid Year Meeting in Las Vegas." stated Werner Rainer, CEO of Health Robo...

Kun Run Biotechnology, Inc. Year-End Revenues Increase 56% to $11.6 million

...n Haikou, China, next to Kun Run's existing facility. It is equipped with 6 production lines to produce medicines in six forms, including small volume parenteral solution, prefilled injection, tablets, freeze-dried powder injection, capsules and granules. Combined with the existing 2 freeze-dried powder injecti...

CEL-SCI Corporation to Launch Aseptic Filling for Stem Cell Produced Therapies and Other Biological Products

...ademic institutions and commercial media suppliers. The facility will allow CEL-SCI to perform cold 4 degrees Celsius aseptic filling of small volume parenteral drug products and sterile media products. The use of a cold 4 degrees Celsius fill, as opposed to the normal room temperature fill, significantly inc...
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