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Arthritis drug found effective in amoebic dysentery


May 21st, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) Scientists have identified an arthritis drug that acts very effectively against a parasite causing amoebic dysentery and liver abscesses, which kill over 70,000 people worldwide annually. ... Read more...

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Arthritis drug shows promise in treating common recurrent fever in kids


April 9th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): A team of researchers at the National Institutes of Health has identified a promising new treatment for common recurrent fever in children.The syndrome is called periodic fever associated ... Read more...

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Arthritis drug could help treat skin cancer


March 24th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Researchers at University of East Anglia (UEA) and Children's Hospital Boston have made a breakthrough discovery that promises an effective new treatment for one of the deadliest forms ... Read more...

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Cuba develops anti-arthritis drug


February 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Feb 17 (IANS/EFE) Cuban scientists have developed a "promising" drug for chronic joint diseases to replace a product to which the island does not have access due to an economic embargo ... Read more...

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Widely used arthritis pill shows promise against skin cancer


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A new study has shown that a widely used arthritis drug could reduce the incidence of non-melanoma skin cancers - the most common cancers in humans.The COX-2 ... Read more...

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Arthritis drug may help treat inflammation in Graves’ eye disease patients


November 7th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): A drug used to treat rheumatoid arthritis has been found effective in reducing inflammation in patients with Graves' eye disease after steroids failed.Graves' eye disease is an autoimmune ... Read more...

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Arthritis drug may help fight flu


May 27th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): A drug commonly used to treat rheumatoid arthritis has been found to reduce some of the severe symptoms of the Influenza A virus infection, say researchers from University ... Read more...

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Arthritis drug may help Type 2 diabetes patients


May 22nd, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 22 (ANI): Researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Centre have found that a drug used to treat arthritis can actually help in treating type 2 diabetes.Salsalate, an anti inflammatory drug ... Read more...

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Cod liver oil may reduce arthritis drug use


March 25th, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 25 (ANI): Daily intake of cod liver oil can reduce the need of drugs in people suffering with rheumatoid arthritis, according to researchers.The research team from Dundee University have ... Read more...

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Glenmark gets US nod for sale of arthritis drug


March 13th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai March 13(IANS) Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Inc. has started the shipping of its non-steroid and anti-inflammatory drug to the US following approval by the country's drug authorities. Informing the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) ... Read more...

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Popular arthritis drug Celebrex may disrupt heartbeat


January 25th, 2008 - 9:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Researchers at University at Buffalo have warned that a popular arthritis drug Celebrex can produce cardiovascular side effects with arrhythmia, or irregular beating of the heart.The study led ... Read more...

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