The cost of pharmaceuticals has the income of intermediaries – insurance companies, suppliers, wholesalers and pharmacies. Published in the journal Health Affairs says the work that in the US the share of intermediaries in the price of drugs as high as 41%, says “Remedium” with reference to the Pharma Letter.
Management on sanitary inspection behind quality of foodstuff and medicines (Food and Drug Administration, FDA) asked the pharmaceutical company Endo Pharmaceuticals to remove from sale a prolonged form of Oxymorphone. The drug is available under the trade name Opana ER. The reason for the request became more frequent cases of abuse (more…)
According to the researchers, the causes of erectile dysfunction are many. One of them is depression. During the depression of the arousal is in the brain, and then smoothly moves down. If the head is constantly swarming with negative thoughts, the excitement disappears (more…)
Adult patients suffering from episodic or chronic migraines, you can ease the disease with a new drug, approved in the work the results of the recently completed study. We are talking about the antibody to the peptide encoded by the genome of calcitonin (or calcitonin-related peptide). International nonproprietary name of the (more…)
A real breakthrough in the pharmaceutical industry managed to make scientists in India, they created the tablet form of insulin. Moreover, the problem of the effectiveness of the new drug, animal experiments have shown not less the performance of established pills, compared with injections produced by patients with diabetes.
Researchers from the University of East Anglia (University of East Anglia, UK) approached the problem of antibiotic resistance. A new study published in the journal Nature, reveals the mechanism by which antibiotic-resistant bacteria cells support a protective barrier.
The obtained results open the way for a new wave of drugs hitting superbugs, (more…)
Scientists from Children’s hospital Boston under the direction of Daniel Kōan found a new method of anesthesia in which pain sensation is removed, and the motor ability is not lost. This kind of anesthesia can be useful in childbirth and diseases of the musculoskeletal system when to maintain mobility is simply (more…)