Headlines Tagged with Vaccines — 1,152 headlines found
it will convene a public meeting in October to review the risks of psychiatric and behavioral side effects with Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix. The agency said in a federal notice it will convene its panel of psychiatric drug experts to discuss the p
Apr 25, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 28, 2014 06:42
Russian scientists are currently working on the first ever vaccine which could help quit smoking; it may be available in pharmacies in as early as five years. Dmitry Ovchinnikov, Deputy Director General of the company developing the drug, Selecta RUS conf
Sep 6, 2013 TASS (ru)
added Sep 12, 2013 12:16
[Canada] Vaughn Palmer: Leaked email about Liberals’ ‘political’ drug policy leaves a lingering smell
As to what it all means — who gave the orders, why the review was shut down, what was political about it — that was left hanging by the health minister. But at the very least, he and his colleagues have some explaining to do.
Jul 9, 2013 Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jul 15, 2013 12:32
Cytos Biotechnology Ltd (SIX:CYTN) today announced that Novartis will discontinue the NIC002 project, which is a therapeutic vaccine candidate for the treatment of nicotine addiction.
Jan 23, 2013 PR Newswire
added Jan 23, 2013 14:30
A meta-analysis ordered by the agency and conducted by drugmaker Pfizer found a higher occurrence of major adverse cardiovascular events -- including death, MI, and stroke -- with the drug than with placebo.
Dec 12, 2012 MedPage Today
added Dec 12, 2012 18:08
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College have developed and successfully tested in mice an innovative vaccine that blocks addictive nicotine chemicals from reaching the brain.
Jun 28, 2012 ANI (in)
added Jun 28, 2012 13:16
the existing totality of evidence suggests an urgent need to increase utilization of varenicline among the general population, as well as those with serious mental illness, to achieve smoking cessation among those attempting to quit. The relevant consider
Mar 28, 2017 American Journal of Medicine
added Mar 28, 2017 12:21
Varenicline for smoking cessation and reduction in people with severe mental illnesses: systematic review and meta-analysis
Varenicline appears to be significantly more effective than placebo in assisting with smoking cessation and reduction in people with severe mental illness. There appears to be no clear evidence that varenicline was associated with an increased risk of ne
Aug 15, 2016 Wiley Online Library
added Aug 15, 2016 13:14
Results of the three approaches did not differ significantly at either six months or a year, the investigators found. At six months, the quit rate was 23 percent for the patch, 24 percent for Chantix, and 27 percent for the combination of patch and lozen
Jan 26, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 26, 2016 17:48
On Nov. 17, 2014 in a courtroom in Eugene, Lamae Stout lost the lawsuit against PeaceHealth; Matthew McLaughlin, the dentist who prescribed Chantix, a drug that helps people quit tobacco; and Eugene Emergency Physicians. A jury found the defendants not g
Dec 4, 2014 Eugene (OR) Weekly
added Dec 4, 2014 19:36