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Websites selling statins sketchy in details

February 2nd, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) Most websites advertising statins for sale contain rather sketchy information relevant to safe use of the medicine and side-effects, reveals a study. The study led by ... Read more...

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Now, melt-in-the-mouth pill for impotence

March 22nd, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): Searching for a glass of water to swallow that Viagra tablet can be a serious mood killer. But scientists have now come up with the perfect solution - ... Read more...

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Europe bans anti-obesity drug Reductil

January 26th, 2010 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 26 (IANS) European Medicines Agency (EMEA) has recommended that appetite suppressant drug sibutramine, also known as Reductil, should neither be prescribed by doctors nor dispensed by pharmacists. The regulator has ... Read more...

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Higher vitamin D intake may help fight off back aches, pains in winter

October 25th, 2009 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Higher intake of vitamin D in winters can help people get rid of extra soreness and aches in their backs, say researchers.The study showed that patients with chronic ... Read more...

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Indian medical community exhorted to work for inclusive medical care

October 16th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 16 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil has exhorted the medical community to work for the ideal of medical care for all.Speaking at the General Assembly of the World ... Read more...

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Johnson and Johnson recall Tylenol voluntarily in 2009

September 29th, 2009 - 1:41 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Brunswick, Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson has issued a complete voluntary recall of all its 80-milligram Children’s Tylenol Meltaways packaged in bottles and blisters, 80-milligram Children’s ... Read more...

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Britneys current mental state is genetic, says addiction expert

November 22nd, 2007 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): An expert in addiction and substance abuse has expressed that troubled singer Britney Spears problems could have their roots in her childhood.Dr. Drew Pinsky said that the traumas ... Read more...

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