Vyvanse pills
Posted in Medication PharmaWatch

Vyvanse: Many Advantages as ADHD Therapy?

Vyvanse is a treatment for ADHD that is very promising. Importantly, it has several advantages that distinguish it from the many competing treatments. At Health…

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Vedolizumab – New Drug May Offer Hope To Patients Of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Vedolizumab, a new drug, initially developed by Millennium Pharmaceuticals that was taken over by Takeda Pharmaceuticals, is a monoclonal antibody, and has been under trial…

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Bayer’s Nexavar May Get FDA Approval for Thyroid Cancer

Nexavar (Sorafenib) is drug that is manufactured by Bayer and is used to treat renal cell cancer and Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Depending on the individual…

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Is making profits risking your health?

At least once per day if not more you will see on your television screen a class action lawsuit for some drug asking you to…

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Pills
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Lorcaserin or Lorqess: Analysis of FDA Panel

This is an analysis of Lorcaserin or Lorqess and the upcoming FDA advisory panel.  If curious or have any questions or want more such analysis,…

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Bydureon injection for diabetes
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Analysis: Probability of Acthar Approval

This is selected excerpts from an analysis Health and Life published for the pharmaceutical industry.  If interested in receiving similar reports for future drug approvals,…

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Medicine cost
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Obesity Drugs 2010, Which Is the Best?

Three weight-loss pills are going up for FDA approval this year, 2010 – Qnexa, lorcaserin, and Contrave.  Here we present the state of the field…

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Medicine cost
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The New Medications in 2010 – Highlights

As someone who spends a fair bit of time thinking about and dealing with medications and treatments, I like to think I know a little…

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Drug Case
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Qnexa for Weight Loss; Side Effects

Qnexa is a new medication that will go for FDA approval in 2010 and is a treatment for obesity.  It consists of phentermine and topiramate…

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The Weekly Pharma News Update #6

It’s Sunday – and that means another Weekly Pharma News Update from Health and Life.  What were the most interesting and important news items of…

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