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10/11/17 - Bland County Court Report
Arrested in June, 33- year-old Ballard R. Slaughter of Rocky Gap pleaded no contest on Oct. 3 to a June 12 drug possession charge. According to police and a prosecutor, Slaughter and his girlfriend, Alecia M. Lambert, were charged after the Bland County Sheriff's Office got a report about drug activity along Dry Fork Road. In the other meth-related
10/11/17 - Enanta Announces Data to be Presented on AbbVie's MAVYRET? (glecaprevir/pibrentasvir) at The Liver Meeting 2017
Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a chemistry-driven biotechnology company dedicated to creating and developing small molecule drugs for viral infections and liver diseases, today announced, that AbbVie will present new data evaluating MAVYRET?, its once-daily, ribavirin-free treatment for adults with chronic hepatitis C virus infection across all ma
10/11/17 - Former FDA Senior Official Joins Greenleaf Health
Most recently, Kalah spent six years at FDA as Deputy Chief of Staff for two FDA Commissioners: Dr. As Deputy Chief of Staff, Kalah worked with senior FDA leadership to manage crises, develop policy decisions, implement communications strategies, and liaise with the Department of Health and Human Services, the White House, and other agencies.
10/11/17 - Innovus Pharmaceuticals Expands Its International Proprietary Product Patent Portfolio with Its First Chinese Patent
Innovus Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an emerging over-the-counter consumer goods and specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the commercialization, licensing and development of safe and effective non-prescription medicine and consumer care products to improve men s and women s health and vitality and respiratory diseases, announced today that i
10/11/17 - Market Research Projects Legal Cannabis Industry to Benefit From New Businesses
The data forecasts the legal cannabis industry will grow robust 27% CAGR to $22.6 billion by 2021. NutraFuels Inc., Medical Marijuana, Inc., Easton Pharmaceuticals, Inc., OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp., PotNetwork Holding, Inc.. NutraFuels Inc. announced breaking news earlier today that the company has completed it's additional build-out within
10/10/17 - $213.84 Billion & 6.3% CAGR Expected for Global Active pharmaceutical ingredient market by 2021: Zion Market Research
Zion Market Research has published a new report titled Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Market by API Synthesis, by Type of Manufacturing, by Type of API, by Drug Type, for Cardiology, Oncology, Anti-Inflammatory, Gastrointestinal and Other Application- Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis and Forecast, 2015 2021. Accordi
10/10/17 - AcuityAds Receives Order Valued at $750,000 from a Global Pharmaceutical Company and is Recognized as one of Canada's Fastest Growing Companies
-AcuityAds Holdings Inc., a technology leader that provides targeted digital media solutions enabling advertisers to connect intelligently with audiences across video, mobile, social and online display campaigns, today announced that it received an order from a global pharmaceutical company totaling $750,000 CDN. AcuityAds acquired 140 Proof for it
10/10/17 - Cellectar Biosciences and Pierre Fabre Extend Collaboration for Development of New Phospholipid Drug Conjugates
Cellectar Biosciences, Inc., an oncology-focused, clinical stage biotechnology company, together with leading French pharmaceutical company Pierre Fabre, today announce the extension of their ongoing collaboration to develop new phospholipid drug conjugates? for oncology applications.. "The extension of our research agreement with Pierre Fabre
10/10/17 - FDA grants Priority Review to Gilotrif for uncommon EGFR mutations in advanced NSCLC
The application for Gilotrif is currently under review for first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer whose tumors have epidermal growth factor receptor exon 21, G719X or S768I substitution mutations as detected by an FDA- approved test. "The acceptance of the sNDA filing with Priority Review recognizes our company
10/10/17 - Generic Drugs Stock Performance Review Catalyst Pharma, Flexion Therapeutics, Supernus Pharma, and Allergan
If you want a Stock Review on CPRX, FLXN, SUPN, or AGN then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report. DailyStockTracker.com revisits the Generic Drugs industry, focusing on the performance of Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc., Flexion Therapeutics Inc., Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Allergan P
10/10/17 - Getting a handle on mom's medications Savvy Senior: Getting a handle on mom's prescription medications
Dear Savvy Senior: I'm concerned that my 80- year-old mother is taking too many medications. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, about 40 percent of seniors age 65 and older take five or more medications. You should also note that Oct. 21 is "National Check Your Meds Day."
10/10/17 - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - Appellate Court Orders a New Trial and Vacates Permanent Injunction in Ongoing Patent Case Regarding Praluent
Release date- 09102017- PARIS and TARRYTOWN- Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has ordered a new trial and vacated the permanent injunction in the dispute concerning Amgen' s asserted patent claims for antibodies targeting PCSK9. This ruling means that Sanofi and Regene
10/9/17 - Drugs no prescription for helping the young
I NOTE with interest your series of articles on the nation's reliance on over-the-counter drugs. I worked for 50 years as a youth worker with a special interest in young people's health including their drug use. I ran 4,000 health workshops for young people on drugs, alcohol, illicit drugs, smoking and over-the-counter medicines, I heard many repor
10/9/17 - Hollywog LLC Announces Launch of WiTouchPro Bluetooth TENS Therapy for Back Pain
Hollywog LLC, is a consumer-focused medical device company in Tennessee that creates innovative solutions for a pain-free and healthy life. The FDA- cleared WiTouch Pro delivers the same prescription strength stimulation therapy used by doctors, but is now available for purchase over the counter at www.hollywog.com or Amazon. Chuck Thomas, CEO
10/9/17 - Pfizer Inc. AmerisourceBergen, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
Release date- 06102017- Leading health care organizations AmerisourceBergen, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Pfizer and Prime Therapeutics are joining Walgreens to combat the national opioid abuse crisis by expanding the availability of safe medication disposal kiosks to an additional 900 Walgreens stores near military bases and other areas whe
10/8/17 - Getting a handle on prescription medications; Savvy Senior
Dear Savvy Senior, I'm concerned that my 80- year-old mother is taking too many medications. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, around 40 percent of seniors, ages 65 and older, take five or more medications. You should also note that Oct. 21 is National Check Your Meds Day.
10/8/17 - Male sexual boost pills recalled for containing same ingredients as Viagra and Cialis [The Miami Herald]
NSS050888 of Papa Zen recalled is they contain some of the ingredients that work in FDA approved prescription drugs Viagra and Cialis. The recall notice states, " FDA analysis has found the products to be tainted with sildenafil and tadalafil, which are the active ingredients in two FDA- approved prescription drugs used for the treatment of erectil
10/8/17 - Savvy Senior: Getting a handle on prescription medications
QUESTION: I'm concerned that my 80- year-old mother is taking too many medications. About 40 percent of seniors, ages 65 and older, take five or more medications, according to the Journal of the American Medical Association. National Check Your Meds Day is Oct. 21, and a number of pharmacies- Albertsons, Costco, CVS, Sam's Club, Target, Walmart and
10/8/17 - SAVVY SENIOR: Getting a handle on prescription meds
I'm concerned that my 80- year-old mother is taking too many medications. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association, around 40 percent of seniors, age 65 and older, take five or more medications. You should also note that October 21, is "National Check Your Meds Day.
10/6/17 - AmerisourceBergen, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Pfizer and Prime Therapeutics Join Walgreens to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse by Expanding Safe Medication Disposal Program
Release date- 05102017- DEERFIELD, Ill- Leading health care organizations AmerisourceBergen, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Pfizer and Prime Therapeutics are joining Walgreens to combat the national opioid abuse crisis by expanding the availability of safe medication disposal kiosks to an additional 900 Walgreens stores near military bases and
10/6/17 - Anthem, HealthCore and Boehringer Ingelheim Initiate Worlds Largest Pragmatic Clinical Trial to Study People Living with COPD in a Real-World Setting [T-break Tech (Middle East)]
The first patients have now enrolled in AIRWISE, the worlds largest ever pragmatic clinical trial in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease to study how commonly prescribed medicines may reduce the occurrence of exacerbations of COPD. This landmark research is a collaboration between Anthem, Inc., its outcomes research subsidiary, HealthCore, Inc. a
10/6/17 - New Paracetamol Therapy Study Findings Have Been Reported by Investigators at Uppsala University [Adult neurobehavioral alterations in male and...
New Paracetamol Therapy Study Findings Have Been Reported by Investigators at Uppsala University. According to news originating from Uppsala, Sweden, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "Paracetamol is a widely used non-prescription drug with analgesic and antipyretic properties. Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from..
10/6/17 - Skinvisible, Inc. (SKVI) is One to Watch
Patented technology enhances how topical and transdermal drugs and skin care products are delivered Polymer delivery vehicle can be tailored to almost any type of molecule including the medicinal components of hemp and marijuana 14 patents granted in the U.S. and internationally $65 billion market in dermatology, pharmaceutical and other healthcare
10/6/17 - Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. - Taiho Pharmaceutical to Participate in Japan Healthcare Venture Summit 2017
Release date- 05102017- Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. will be participating in the Japan Healthcare Venture Summit, to be held at PACIFICO Yokohama, Japan from October 11th to 13th, 2017. In June 2014, Taiho Pharmaceutical decided to invest maximum total of 30 million USD in an open innovation biotech venture capital fund, Regimes BioPharma Fund,
10/5/17 - "The Federal Response to the Opioid Crisis."
According the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration' s National Survey on Drug Use and Health, in 2016, over 11 million Americans misused prescription opioids, nearly 1 million used heroin, and 2.1 million had an opioid use disorder due to prescription opioids or heroin. Over the past decade, the U.S. has experienced significant
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