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Archive for December 25th, 2009

Sepsis drug eritoran safe in humans: Eisai

Friday, December 25, 2009 17:54

Eritoran tetrasodium, an investigational compound to treat severe sepsis, is found safe in human studies, according to Eisai Inc, the developer of the drug.

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US FDA slaps warning letter on Ranbaxy’s liquids manufacturing unit Ohm Labs

Friday, December 25, 2009 17:50

US FDA has again slapped a warning letter on a Ranbaxy unit Ohm Laboratories Inc for alleged violations in manufacturing practices denting considerably the sales prospects of the Daiichi-owned company in US.

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Sun Pharma to sell generic imatinib (Gleevec) in US

Friday, December 25, 2009 17:47

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries to market generic Gleevec (imatinib meyslate) pills, used in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukaemia.

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High-dose flu vaccine Fluzone for elderly approved by US FDA: Sanofi Pasteur

Friday, December 25, 2009 13:54

Fluzone high-dose influenza virus vaccine for adults 65 years of age and older has been approved for use in US.

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Corticotrophin (Acthar) to cure infantile spasms under FDA review in US: Questcor

Friday, December 25, 2009 13:32

Repository corticotrophin injection (Acthar) to treat infantile spasms could be considered for approval by US FDA.

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Diabetic retinopathy blindness drug Iluvien (fluocinolone) improves vision: Alimera

Friday, December 25, 2009 13:17

Iluvien (fluocinolone) is inserted in the back of the patient's eye with a device

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