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The recent approval of two low dosage strengths of Indomethacin have been a boon for Iroko Pharmaceuticals. The FDA approved their twenty and forty milligram doses of the popular nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug under the brand name Tivorbex. As easy to swallow capsules, the approval of the lower dose Indomethacin will likely lead to fewer adverse[…]

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The current shortage of the narcotic analgesic Buprenorphine CAS# 52485-79-7, also known as the brand name Buprenex, has created a significant concern. As an injectable medication administered to treat moderate to severe pain, Buprenorphine is not only used for pain management, it is also used to treat addiction to narcotic drugs through a rapid detoxification[…]

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On April 3, 2013 the FDA approved the new drug application carbinoxamine maleate, CAS number 3505-38-2, for the treatment of allergic rhinitis. Targeted for patients suffering from seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis, the approval of carbinoxamine is a novel approach to allergy relief. Carbinoxamine is the first sustained-release histamine receptor blocking agent that is indicated[…]

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Gabapentin, also known as Neurontin, has long been a stable and effective treatment for patients who experience seizures, certain forms of epilepsy and pain from shingles. New research has indicated another effectual use for Gabapentin, CAS 60142-96-3, as a treatment to help combat symptoms of severe morning sickness. Known as hyperemesis gravidarum, this extreme form[…]

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Intended for patients experiencing post herpetic neuralgia, or pain after shingles, gabapentin is unique by design. Known as the brand name Gralise, which is marketed by Depomed and Abbott, this form of gabapentin is specifically made as an oral, once-a-day prescription medication, which offers 24-hour pain control for people with after-shingles pain. Gabapentin, CAS number[…]

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Gabapentin Enacarbil, CAS number 478296-72-9, is also known as Horizant, which is marketed by GlaxoSmithKline. As a medication approved by the FDA to treat Moderate-to-Severe Primary Restless Legs Syndrome {RLS}, this drug is a welcome relief for patients who suffer from this frustrating neurological condition. RLS is more likely to occur in women, and includes[…]

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Pizotifen Uses: Pizotifen, also known as pizotylin, is a preventive medicine based on benzocycloheptane, that is used to prevent or to reduce the occurrence of migraine attacks,  vascular headache and cluster tension headaches. Pizotifen can also be used as anti-depressant to cure social phobia and anxiety. Pizotifen is usually considered as an effective treatment for migraine prevention[…]

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