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CHAMPIX® (Varenicline) European Union Label Updated To Include New Safety And Efficacy Data From The EAGLES Clinical Trial Following Endorsement From CHMP

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) today announced that the European Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) and Package Leaflet for CHAMPIX® (varenicline) have been updated to include safety and efficacy data from the EAGLES (Evaluating Adverse Events in a Global
added May 24, 2016 15:46

[North Carolina] Tobacco leaves may provide production option for flu vaccine

Medicago Inc. also is using its tobacco plant research to develop drugs to combat the Sudan strain of the Ebola virus. It has signed production contracts with the Canadian and U.S. governments. "Preliminary results have shown that Medicago’s technology c
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 16, 2016 09:55

Effects of Nicotine Patch vs Varenicline vs Combination Nicotine Replacement Therapy on Smoking Cessation at 26 Weeks / A Randomized Clinical Trial

Among adults motivated to quit smoking, 12 weeks of open-label treatment with nicotine patch, varenicline, or C-NRT produced no significant differences in biochemically confirmed rates of smoking abstinence at 26 weeks. The results raise questions about t
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Jan 28, 2016 15:08

Varenicline helps smokers with stable depression

Varenicline successfully promoted durable smoking cessation without exacerbating depression or anxiety in a randomized, phase IV, industry -funded study of patients with stably treated major depressive disorder.
Philippine Star (ph)
added May 10, 2015 16:02

Quit-Smoking Products Won't Harm the Heart, Review Finds

But patients should not keep smoking while on nicotine-replacement therapy, experts warn
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 10, 2013 17:30

Smoking-cessation drug linked to violence

Q: My husband's best friend, another soldier, started taking Chantix on Wednesday to quit smoking. Sometime Sunday evening or early Monday morning, he murdered a 17-year-old recruit and shot himself in the head afterward.
Seattle (WA) Times
added Apr 28, 2013 19:06

Study shows majority of smokers re-ignite their habit following heart attack

A new study reveals that two-thirds of middle aged smokers who have been hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction resume smoking within twelve months, despite being treated with bupropion (sold as Zyban), which is prescribed to help
Medical Xpress (
added Feb 5, 2013 10:53

[Denmark, Tanzania] Smoking leads to false negatives in TB test

A recent study conducted in Tanzania and Denmark found that cigarette smoking caused false negative and indeterminate interferon gamma release assay results for tuberculosis testing.
Vaccine News
added Dec 29, 2012 12:59

Smoking-cessation rule that binds insurers is not clear to consumers, study finds

"We were taken aback at the extent to which the policies were rife with confusing language, conflicting coverage and gaps in coverage," says Matthew Myers, president of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, an advocacy group that commissioned the study.
Washington Post
added Dec 18, 2012 04:20

Nicotine addiction: An interview with Dr. Crystal
added Jul 3, 2012 14:01
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