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Chinese Thunder God HerbWorks as Well as Pain Therapy
A centuries-old Chinese medical herb known as "thunder god vine" eased the pain and swelling of rheumatoid arthritis as effectively as the commonly prescribed methotrexate, a study showed.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Plant Extract Outperforms Conventional Therapy in RA Study
According to the results of an open-label randomized trial, a plant extract used in traditional Chinese medicine has proven just as effective as conventional therapy for short-term relief of rheumatoid arthritis.
Medac Pharma, Inc. Secures FDA Approval of Trade Name Rasuvoa for...
Currently under FDA review, Rasuvo is being developed for multiple indications, including rheumatoid arthritis , poly-articular-course juvenile RA and psoriasis, and is designed to improve bioavailability and overcome tolerability issues associated with today's oral MTX therapies.
Mail on Sunday
'Chinese herb as good at treating arthritis as methotrexate'
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Chinese herb beats drug at rheumatoid...
A Chinese herb called thunder god vine works better than a widely-prescribed pharmaceutical drug at easing rheumatoid arthritis, a study published on Monday said.
Chinese herbal remedy as good as methotrexate for treating rheumatoid arthritis
A traditional Chinese herbal remedy used to relieve joint pain and inflammation works as well as methotrexate, a standard drug treatment that is frequently prescribed to control the symptoms of active rheumatoid arthritis, reveals research published online in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases .
Natural News You Can Use: Try a better approach to inflammation
Komaroff and Roach report the usual pharmaceutical view of things concerning management of inflammation and pain, without fully disclosing the hazards of long-term damage to the gut, liver and kidneys, when relying on over-the-counter drugs such as Tylenol or, in more severe cases, powerful drugs such as methotrexate, a potent immune system ... (more)
Protalex Inc - 10-Q - Management's Discussion and Analysis of...
Overview We are a development stage company focused on the development of a class of biopharmaceutical drugs for treating autoimmune and inflammatory diseases including rheumatoid arthritis .
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Pharmacogenomics Journal
Genome-wide data reveal novel genes for methotrexate response in a...
E-mail: email@example.com Clinical response to methotrexate treatment for children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis displays considerable heterogeneity.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Chitosan Nano ... What?
But after reading a number of titles, anyone without a biology or chemistry degree might have started to wonder: what on Earth are chitosan nanoparticles? Seven students in this year's fair used the microscopic particles in their projects, with titles like, "The effect of chitosan nanoparticles on the solubility of saponin" and "The effect of ... (more)
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The Motley Fool
Is Idera's Sell-Off Premature?
Both drugs face a crowded marketplace for psoriasis therapies including methotrexate and half a dozen biologics like Amgen score to assess efficacy of the drug.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Reports Summarize Cancer Therapy Findings from St. Joseph's College
We have modified the CNPs by coating bovine serum albumin on their surfaces and loaded with methotrexate ."