Headlines Tagged with Vaccines — 1,142 headlines found
Virginia Tech Professor Mike Zhang is working on a vaccine that could help smokers conquer their nicotine addiction, making many smoking-related diseases and deaths relics of the 21st century. He was recently awarded $2.4 million by the …more
Oct 23, 2014 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 24, 2014 13:55
In their petition, the groups cite fresh analyses of studies and side effect reports to argue the pill causes distinct psychiatric side effects – suicidal ideation and behavior, aggression and violence, psychosis, and depression – which should be more cl
Oct 8, 2014 Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Oct 11, 2014 23:19
* New Chantix Label Suggests Low Risk of Suicidal Behavior * Replace FDA Commissioner: Anti-Addiction Groups / the letter signed by groups including Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing
Sep 24, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 24, 2014 18:07
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
The 2008 homicide of Rick Bulmer riveted the nation’s top military appeals court Tuesday, as judges weighed the killer’s claims that he’d snapped under the influence of a potent anti-smoking drug called Chantix.
May 14, 2014 McClatchy Newspapers
added May 15, 2014 13:18
CHANTIX®/CHAMPIX® (varenicline) Demonstrates Smoking- Cessation Efficacy In Smokers Unwilling or Unable To Quit Abruptly
This is the first study of varenicline using the approach of reducing smoking prior to quitting. Smokers in this study were unwilling or unable to abruptly quit smoking within four weeks, but were willing to reduce smoking over a period of 12 weeks, with
Jan 21, 2014 Pfizer
added Jan 23, 2014 16:20
Action Points * Note that this randomized trial demonstrated that the addition of bupropion to varenicline did not substantially increase long-term quit rates among cigarette smokers. * Be aware that the study suffered from a high dropout rate.
Jan 7, 2014 MedPage Today
added Jan 8, 2014 07:14
"Given the concerns and accompanying safety warnings for these drugs these findings are reassuring for users and prescribers of smoking cessation medicines," study co-lead author Dr. Kyla Thomas, of the University of Bristol, said in a university news re
Oct 15, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 16, 2013 08:39
In a trial among people with a history of depression, those taking the quit-smoking aid varenicline - marketed in the U.S. as Chantix - were no more prone to depression or thoughts of suicide than those on a placebo, according to a new study.
Sep 17, 2013 Reuters
added Sep 18, 2013 08:42
The B.C. Health Ministry directed independent drug-safety researchers to stop the evaluation of a controversial drug used by thousands of B.C. residents to quit smoking because it had become “too political,” the NDP claims.
Jul 9, 2013 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Jul 30, 2013 04:32