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Two drug companies partner with US government for coronavirus treatment and vaccine

Government medical agencies are contracting with two different pharmaceutical companies to try to lock down a vaccine and treatment against the new strain of coronavirus that has been spreading globally. There currently are no vaccines or treatments for the coronavirus, which has infected over 72,000 in China and killed over 1,800 there, but officials are… Read More »

Why was Jordan Peterson placed in a medically induced coma? What we know about benzodiazepines and treatment

In the wake of news that Jordan Peterson spent eight days in an induced coma in Russia to overcome a physical dependency on a benzodiazepine drug, questions have been raised about the nature of this commonly prescribed drug, its symptoms and the best way to treat withdrawal. In a video and transcript provided to the… Read More »

FDA Approves Palforzia [Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp] as First Treatment for Peanut Allergy

FDA Approves Palforzia [Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp] as First Treatment for Peanut Allergy Print this page BRISBANE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 31, 2020– Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AIMT), a biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing treatments for potentially life-threatening food allergies, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Palforzia™ [Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen… Read More »

Allopregnanolone Sparks Interest in New PMDD Treatment

Allopregnanolone is all over the place these days.  We have seen several different allopregnanolone derivatives being used to treat postpartum depression (PPD).  Last year, intravenous brexanolone (Zulresso) was approved by the FDA as the first treatment specifically for postpartum depression.  An oral version of allopregnanolone, called zuranolone, is also being pursued as a treatment for… Read More »

Oat allergy: Symptoms, treatment, diagnosis, and alternatives – Medical News Today

Oats contain a protein called avenin, which can cause an allergic reaction in some people. A person who has eaten oats can sometimes feel unwell and experience the symptoms of an oat allergy. However, it could be that they have a gluten intolerance. Around 1 out of 100 people worldwide have a serious form of… Read More »

FDA Approves Monoferric (ferric derisomaltose) Injection for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia

FDA Approves Monoferric (ferric derisomaltose) Injection for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia Print this page MORRISTOWN, N.J., Jan. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Pharmacosmos Therapeutics Inc. is pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Monoferric® (ferric derisomaltose) injection 100 mg/mL.  Monoferric® is an intravenous iron indicated for the treatment of iron… Read More »