Actavis announced that it will continue to distribute Namenda (memantine HCI) tablets due to a recent decision by a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Results from a new study suggest that small controlled doses of carbon monoxide may protect the brain from damage after a subarachnoid hemorrhage by speeding up the clearance of heme that accumulates.
Researchers have created a DNA vaccine that may help reduce blood pressure for up to six months, new research published in the journal Hypertension has shown.
Very overweight male adolescents could have double the risk of developing bowel cancer later in life compared to those of normal weight, according to new research appearing in the journal Gut.
A review in the Cochrane Library identified nine randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to determine dose-related decreases in systolic and/or diastolic blood pressure among loop diuretics, along with dose-related adverse events.
On May 25th, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the New Jersey Department of Health reported a death due to Lassa fever in a person returning to the United States from Liberia.
A new study published in JAMA has found that supplementation with soy isoflavone did not improve lung function or critical outcomes in patients with poor asthma control, despite previous research suggesting that it may be an effective treatment.
Par announced the launch of Cortisporin-TC (colistin sulfate, neomycin sulfate, thonzonium bromide, hydrocortisone acetate) Otic Suspension for the treatment of otitis externa caused by susceptible organisms and for the treatment of mastoidectomy and fenestration cavities caused by susceptible organisms.
Too few women at high risk for osteoporosis are being tested for the condition, while too many women at low risk are being screened.
Odds found to be doubled, though still very rare even at greater altitudes
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