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Spanish Translations Of Prescription Information May Often Be Inaccurate Or Confusing.
The Chicago Tribune reported that, "Pharmacies that print prescription labels translated in Spanish often issue inaccurate or confusing instructions that could be potentially hazardous to a patient's health, according to ...
Merck To Seek FDA Approval For Five New Drugs In 2010.
Bloomberg News reported that, "Merck & Co. said it will seek US regulatory approval for five new medicines this year, including new treatments for hepatitis C and diabetes." The company also ...
Majority Of US' Best-Selling Drugs Are Generics.
Forbes reported,, "The most popular medicine in the US," Vicodin (acetaminophen/hydrocodone), "was prescribed 128 million times last year, even as ...
Abbott To License Products From Zydus Cadila To Sell In Emerging Markets.
The AP reported that, Abbott Laboratories will license at least 24 products in emerging markets through a new unit created to boost sales outside of the US. Specifically, "Abbott said it will ...
Basic Science May Not Be Translating Into Drug Approvals.
Newsweek reported that "frustration is growing with how few seemingly promising discoveries in basic biomedical science lead to something that helps patients, especially ...
Extended-Release Carvedilol May Not Increase Triglyceride Levels In Hypertensive Patients Without Dyslipidemia.
MedWire reported, "Extended-release carvedilol differs to extended-release metoprolol in its effect on triglyceride levels, but has a similar impact on high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol in hypertensive patients without dyslipidemia, trial findings suggest." The study ...
Newly Developed Vaccine May Reverse, Cure Malignant Melanoma.
Researchers have developed a vaccine, "which will be tested on British patients over the next few months" that "can reverse and even cure malignant melanoma." The "vaccine...
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