Long-acting injectable antipsychotics outperform placebo, not active control
Meta-analysis results indicated that secondgeneration antipsychotic longacting injections performed better than placebo for study-defined relapse rate and all-cause...
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Service Workers Say Supervised Injection Facilities Could Cut Restroom Overdoses
During interviews about opioid overdoses in public restrooms, New York City service industry workers said they supported the idea of supervised injection facilities because...
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FDA accepts new drug application filing for expanded use of Gattex for short bowel syndrome
The FDA has accepted the filing of a new drug application to extend the use of Gattex for injection in children aged 1 to 17 years with short bowel syndrome, according to a...
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Long-term Benefit of Steroid Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis Challenged
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New first-line treatment for peripheral T-cell lymphoma approved by FDA
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today expanded the approved use of Adcetris injection in combination with chemotherapy for adult patients with certain types of peripheral...
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Substance use does not lower adherence to PrEP in MSM
Study findings showed that substance use does not affect adherence to HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, among men who have sex with men or transgender women. “Over the...
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Nexus announces availability of Arsenic Trioxide Injection in the US
Nexus Pharmaceuticals announced today the immediate availability in the United States for Arsenic Trioxide Injection. Nexus Pharmaceuticals' Arsenic Trioxide Injection is...
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Single Injection of Platelet-Rich Plasma Yields Minimal Benefit for Photoaged Skin
Compared with placebo, a single injection of platelet-rich plasma may reduce signs of photoaging as perceived by recipients of the treatment, researchers say. Reuters Health...
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Quarterly loss widens for Akorn
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Mylan and Biocon launch new insulin glargine biosimilar in the UK
Mylan N.V. and Biocon Ltd. today announced the UK launch of Semglee (Insulin Glargine solution for injection in pre-filled pen) 100 units/mL, an approved biosimilar of...
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Innovative Treatment for Protecting People With Peanut Allergy
A new treatment on protecting people having peanut allergy was found. Developing tolerance to peanuts over a period of time can help get rid of severity in symptoms upon...
Newly Identified Molecule Can Help Fight Muscular Paralysis
Newly identified molecule can halt the progress of a severe genetic disease that causes whole-body muscle paralysis.
New Blood Pressure Guideline Can Prevent 3 Million Cardiovascular Events...
New blood pressure guideline can prevent more than 3 million cardiovascular disease events over ten years, reveals a new study.
Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.