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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces agreed unanimously Wednesday on a retrial for Pfc. George MacDonald, finding that the judge in the original trial failed to advise jurors that "involuntary intoxication" is a valid defense.
Aug 29, 2014 Military Times
added Aug 29, 2014 19:57
nation’s highest military appeals court on Wednesday ordered a new trial for a soldier who killed a Fresno, Calif., native in a sudden rage allegedly induced by the anti-smoking drug Chantix.
Aug 27, 2014 McClatchy Newspapers
added Aug 27, 2014 21:37
[New York] Varenicline efficacy and safety among methadone maintained smokers: a randomized placebo-controlled trial
Conclusions Varenicline can aid short-term smoking abstinence in methadone-maintained smokers.
Aug 22, 2014 Addiction
added Aug 22, 2014 10:35
Prescription smoking cessation therapies Champix and Zyban will now be covered under the New Brunswick Prescription Drug Program and the New Brunswick Drug Plan. The two drugs were reviewed through the standard evidenced-based drug review process and re
Jul 16, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Jul 18, 2014 12:12
Efficacy of Varenicline Combined With Nicotine Replacement Therapy vs Varenicline Alone for Smoking Cessation: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Conclusions and Relevance Varenicline in combination with NRT was more effective than varenicline alone at achieving tobacco abstinence at 12 weeks (end of treatment) and at 6 months. Further studies are needed to assess long-term efficacy and safety.
Jul 9, 2014 Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
added Jul 11, 2014 00:04
Combining two anti-smoking approaches -- the medication Chantix and nicotine patches -- improves the odds you'll quit smoking over the short term, a new industry-funded study suggests. "The combination appears to be safe, although further studies are ne
Jul 8, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 10, 2014 05:19
Medications such as varenicline (Chantix) and bupropion (Zyban) can also help. They can help reduce the cravings for a cigarette, and may also make smoking less pleasurable. Two new studies of these medications offer good news to smokers who want to qui
Jul 9, 2014 Harvard Health Publications
added Jul 10, 2014 02:09
Among smokers who did not show a sufficient initial response to prequit nicotine patch treatment, combination treatment with varenicline and bupropion proved more efficacious than varenicline alone for male smokers and for smokers with a high degree of ni
Jun 17, 2014 American Journal of Psychiatry
added Jul 6, 2014 17:20
Results of a new study support combination treatment with varenicline (Chantix, Pfizer Inc) and bupropion for smokers who fail to respond to the nicotine patch. Investigators at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina, also found that th
Jul 3, 2014 Medical Tribune
added Jul 6, 2014 17:19
What's stranger still is that much of the relevant research into nicotinic compounds comes from Big Tobacco, the makers and marketers of one of the most addictive substances on the planet and the single most preventable cause of death. Researchers even be
Jun 17, 2014 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 21, 2014 14:20