Cloud of smoke over Zyban
Can an anti-smoking drug be injurious to health? Pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), under fire regarding its smoking cessation drug, Zyban, has risen in defence of its non-nicotine oral drug - in the wake of unproven reports in the UK, linking the drug to adverse reactions and deaths. //
Ecigarettesnational.com Says Claim by FDA and Other Health Organizations Intentionally Misleading
... money they need because they can't afford to hire someone to find out how much more they need. They let known suicide-inducing drugs like Chantix and zyban
stay on the market when they're known to be very dangerous. We've been accused of being biased in the studies our industry has had done, now we're acc...
Anti-Smoking Drugs Get FDA 'Black-Box' Warning
... Reports link Chantix and zyban
to risk of psychiatric side effects, including sui...cturers of the smoking-cessation drugs Chantix and zyban
to add a new boxed warning highlighting the risk o...hat some people who used Chantix (varenicline) and zyban
(bupropion) experienced unusual changes in behavio...
Arizona Senate Approves Smoking Cessation Treatments for State Medicaid Beneficiaries
... who are seeking to quit smoking. Currently, these measures
include items such as the nicotine patch, gum and lozenges, as well as
medications such as zyban
and Chantix, which help ease nicotine withdrawal
symptoms and block the effect of nicotine.
"Helping people to stop smoking will not only benefit th...
Arizona Senate Pushes for Smoking Cessation Treatments for State Medicaid Beneficiaries
....S. Food and Drug Administration. Currently, these
measures include items such as the nicotine patch, gum and lozenges, as
well as medications such as zyban
and Chantix, which help ease nicotine
withdrawal symptoms and block the effect of nicotine.
It is estimated that 36 percent of Medicaid beneficiarie...
Group Therapy and Willpower can Help Smokers to Quit
...h the nicotine it so craves.
The same applies to nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) medicines that are usually only available on prescription. zyban
(buspronion and Champix (varenicline) reduce the burning desire for nicotine but their side effects are undesirable.
Those observed in clinica...
New Drug, Other Trends To Double Smoking Cessation and Addiction Treatments
...igh awareness of effective smoking cessation products have helped to drive market growth.
The market now dominated by GlaxoSmithKline with its zyban
smoking cessation treatment, and Schering-Plough / Reckitt Benckiser with their Suboxone/Subetex substance abuse treatment, is primed for a dramatic c...
Computer Misreading Results In Wrong Prescription
...tioner, was misread by a computer, as Viagra.//
Smokers who were residents of Glasgow, were trying to kick the smoking habit and were prescribed zyban
an anti-smoking pill. This was mistakenly read as Viagra due to a computer error.
The BBC reported that , NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde said , d...
New Drug to Help Smokers Kick the Habit
...ix promises to be more effective than bupropion or zyban
in helping smokers kick the habit In addition it h...s compared the effects of Chantix against those of zyban
and placebo in two Pfizer-sponsored studies. In a ... 29.5 percent and 17.7 percent rates achieved with zyban
and placebo, respectively.
It was noted howeve...
Benefits of Antidepressants to Pregnant Women Outweigh Risks to the Fetus
...ex (escitalopram); Prozac (fluoxetine); Luvox (fluvoxamine); Remeron (mirtazapine); Paxil (paroxetine); Zoloft (sertraline), Effexor (venlafaxine) and zyban