Relenza

Type: Product
Name: Relenza
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Drug Patent Expirations in July 2014

Copyright © thinkBiotech Drug Patent Expirations for July 2014TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent NumberPatent Expiration EXALGO Mallinckrodt Inc hydromorphone hydrochloride 5,702,725 Jul 7, 2014 EXALGO Mallinckrodt Inc hydromorphone hydrochloride ... [Published Biotech Blog - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

The swine flu vs. other pandemics

With the swine flu outbreak , the good news is that, at the moment, we are not dealing with a 1918 style pandemic. The current H1N1 strain -- "H1" and "N1" indicate certain proteins on the virus -- was first detected in March. A repeat of the 1918 Avian ... [Published SearchDisasterRecovery.com - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

New Flu Drug Backed by Defense Department to Seek U.S. Approval

The first new type of flu drug inmore than a decade could seek U.S. regulatory approval as earlyas next year, aided by U.S. government efforts to combatpandemics and biological threats.Japan ’s Fujifilm Holdings Corp. (4901) and partner MediVector In ... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

New Study Shows Clinicians Under-Prescribing Flu Antiviral Drugs and Possibly Overprescribing Antibiotics

- A new study of flu treatment practices during the 2012-13 season found that clinicians under-prescribed flu antiviral drugs, such as oseltamivir (brand name "Tamiflu") and zanamivir (brand name "Relenza") among patients who sought health care for acute ... [Published Noodls - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Study Finds Many Flu Patients Not Treated Appropriately

(HealthDay News) -- Antiviral drugs aren't prescribed often enough for patients at high risk for flu complications, while too many of them receive unneeded antibiotics, a new study says.The findings show that doctors require more training about the proper ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Drug Patent Expirations for July 15 2014

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First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Do Antibiotics Help a Cold or Flu?

Because antibiotics are not effective for colds or the flu, treatment is usually limited to relieving the symptoms. These treatments do not kill the viruses but can make you more comfortable until the illness runs its course and your body gets rid of ... [Published Modern Mom - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Stealth bombs? Killer plagues? Don't panic, just follow the money | Simon Jenkins

_ Now it is planes falling from the sky. On Tuesday it was "superbugs threaten return to dark ages". At the weekend it was internet thought-control menace. Last week we had killer fruit juice. The edifice of fear knows no limits, its apparatchiks know ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]
Entities: Pandemic, Threat, Bomb, Stealth
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

5 medical conditions to treat immediately

You may have heard of the “golden hour,” that short window of time when medical attention must be administered for an injury or illness. Once the window closes, the chances of successful treatment diminish greatly, and any risks may then outweigh the ... [Published Consumer Reports - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

FDA warns GSK plant

GlaxoSmithKline’s Canadian operation has incurred the displeasure of the US Food and Drug Administration for irregularities in its production of a flu treatment.Flulaval is the company’s older flu drug, which has been to some extent superceded by Relenza ... [Published Pharmafocus - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 03 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

Relenza - a breakthrough or money for old rope?

By Ray Moynihan, author, journalist, and senior research fellow, Bond University, AustraliaRayMoynihan@bond.edu.auWhile Relenza’s benefits are modest at best, its story would make a great Hollywood blockbusterA drug company executive hailed it as “one ... [Published PharmaGossip - Jun 03 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 6 reports

Researchers, maker row over stockpiled Tamiflu

Researchers who have fought for years to get full data on Roche’s influenza medicine Tamiflu said yesterday that governments who stockpile it are wasting billions of dollars on a drug whose effectiveness is in doubt.The row has drawn in the drugmaker ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Apr 10 2014]

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"Continuing education on appropriate antibiotic and antiviral use is essential to improve health care quality" the researchers said
The study "demonstrates that we are clearly failing our patients by not providing antiviral therapy to patients with influenza consistent with current guidelines while exposing many of the patients to antibiotics from which they likely derive little benefit" wrote Ison, associate professorprofessor of infectious diseases and organ transplantation at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine...
"In maintaining stocks of influenza antiviral ... [our] position is consistent with the current recommendation by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the USA, regarding the use of neuraminidase inhibitor drugs and their benefits in the prevention and treatment of influenza."
...He held a press conference to . Banging the drum for Britain, he trumped Jean-Claude Juncker with superbugs posing "a very serious threat. He spoke of "tens of thousands dying", of "unbelievable scenarios" and of a time when "minor scratches could become fatal if nothing is done" – that is, done by him. He said Britain had saved "billions of lives round the world" by inventing penicillin, and would do so again." He appointed a committee

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Drug Patent Expirations in July 2014 [Published Biotech Blog - Jul 26 2014]
The swine flu vs. other pandemics [Published SearchDisasterRecovery.com - Jul 18 2014]
New Study Shows Clinicians Under-Prescribing Fl... [Published Noodls - Jul 18 2014]
Influenza: Optimizing Prevention and Treatment ... [Published U.S.Pharmacist - Jul 17 2014]
New Flu Drug Backed by Defense Department to Se... [Published Bloomberg - Jul 17 2014]
Doctors Are Not Prescribing the Right Kind of D... [Published Pacific Standard - Jul 17 2014]
Study Finds Many Flu Patients Not Treated Appro... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 17 2014]
Study Finds Many Flu Patients Not Treated Appro... [Published Health Finder - Jul 17 2014]
Drug Patent Expirations for July 15 2014 [Published Biotech Blog - Jul 15 2014]
Do Antibiotics Help a Cold or Flu? [Published Modern Mom - Jul 07 2014]
Should Australia replace its influenza antivira... [Published Australian Doctor - Jul 07 2014]
Stealth bombs? Killer plagues? Don't panic, jus... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]
Bird Flu Fast Facts [Published CNN - Jun 30 2014]
5 medical conditions to treat immediately [Published Consumer Reports - Jun 29 2014]
FDA warns GSK plant [Published Pharmafocus - Jun 26 2014]
Relenza - a breakthrough or money for old rope? [Published PharmaGossip - Jun 03 2014]
Dr. Ronald Hoffman Releases New Article to Advi... [Published PR.com Press Releases - May 10 2014]
1st Quarter Results [Published TrustNet - Apr 30 2014]
Tamiflu Helps The Flu A Little But The Nausea A... [Published Scientific Blogging - Medicine - Apr 11 2014]
Researchers, maker row over stockpiled Tamiflu [Published Taipei Times Online - Apr 10 2014]
Study Finds Tamiflu Not as Effective as Thought [Published TIME.com - Apr 10 2014]
New evidence, same conclusion: Tamiflu only mod... [Published Science-Based Medicine - Apr 10 2014]
£653 Million 'Thrown Down the Drain' On Anti-Fl... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 10 2014]
UK Government Wasted Billion On Flu Drugs: Study [Published St George West - Apr 10 2014]
Scamiflu [Published PharmaGossip - Apr 10 2014]
Patent expiration, stagnant R&D spend seriously... [Published PharmaBiz - Mar 28 2014]
Study: No HPV Surgical Treatment is Superior; p... [Published PRWeb - Mar 02 2014]
Avian Flu: New Strain Responsible for Chinese W... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Feb 06 2014]
Final Results [Published TrustNet - Feb 05 2014]
What the 2014 Flu Season Means for Adults over ... [Published PRWeb - Feb 05 2014]
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Drug Patent Expirations in July 2014 [Published Biotech Blog - Jul 26 2014]
Copyright © thinkBiotech Drug Patent Expirations for July 2014TradenameApplicantGeneric NamePatent NumberPatent Expiration EXALGO Mallinckrodt Inc hydromorphone hydrochloride 5,702,725 Jul 7, 2014 EXALGO Mallinckrodt Inc hydromorphone hydrochloride ...
Drug Patent Expirations for July 15 2014 [Published Biotech Blog - Jul 15 2014]
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Relenza - a breakthrough or money for old rope? [Published PharmaGossip - Jun 03 2014]
By Ray Moynihan, author, journalist, and senior research fellow, Bond University, AustraliaRayMoynihan@bond.edu.auWhile Relenza’s benefits are modest at best, its story would make a great Hollywood blockbusterA drug company executive hailed it as “one ...
Dr. Ronald Hoffman Releases New Article to Advi... [Published PR.com Press Releases - May 10 2014]
New York, NY, May 10, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Respected complementary medicine practitioner, Dr. Ronald Hoffman has recently released a new article on his website. In his latest piece, Dr. Hoffman discusses 12 specific drugs that he advises patients not ...
Tamiflu Helps The Flu A Little But The Nausea A... [Published Scientific Blogging - Medicine - Apr 11 2014]
A review based on full internal reports of 20 Tamiflu (oseltamivir) and 26 Relenza (zanamivir) trials found that Tamiflu (the antiviral drug oseltamivir) shortens symptoms of influenza by half a day but there is no good evidence to support claims that ...
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