9 hrs ago
Managing chronic pain in cats
Some pain medicines will never be effectual or even safe because cats are rather unique creations.
14 hrs ago
FDA official catches more heat over OK of painkiller Zohydro
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
18 hrs ago
State drug leaders concerned over new painkiller
Kentucky's Office of Drug Control Policy director, Van Ingram, has been in Frankfort since 2004.
20 hrs ago
Globe and Mail
Fevers in children: What's all the fuss about?
Welcome to Health Advisor , where contributors share their knowledge in fields ranging from fitness to psychology, pediatrics to aging.
Silver City Sun-News
OxyContin maker to offer abuse-resistant Zohydro
The maker of OxyContin says it has completed testing of an abuse-resistant version of the painkiller hydrocodone, a surprise development that could derail sales of the recently launched Zohydro, a powerful pain medication that has been heavily criticized for lacking such safeguards.
The Modesto Bee
Researchers eye medicines in Tennessee River
Professor of biological and environmental sciences Sean Richards has spent years analyzing samples from the Tennessee River between Chattanooga and Knoxville.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Zogenix plunges 20% on rival's painkiller news
Shares of Zogenix plunged 20 percent Wednesday morning after rival Purdue Pharma announced it would file later this year to sell a tamper-resistant form of the opioid painkiller hydrocodone.
Hydrocodone restrictions will put quotas on Vicodin production
Access to mixed hydrocodone painkillers such as AbbVie's Vicodin will be restricted and production limited if plans by the US Drug Enforcement Administation are cemented later this year.
Oxycodone/Acetaminophen Combo Gets FDA Nod
The FDA has approved Xartemis XR extended-release tablets for the management of acute pain severe enough to require opioid treatment and for patients in whom alternative treatment options are ineffective, not tolerated, or would otherwise be inadequate.
Dallas Morning News
These 6 facts about over-the-counter pain meds could save your life
I had a note from the American Gastroenterological Association about a new campaign called Gut Check : Know Your Medicine.
Depomed Earns $10 Million Milestone for FDA Approval of...
Depomed, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Mallinckrodt plc's New Drug Application for XARTEMIS XR Extended-Release Tablets , previously known as MNK-795, for the management of acute pain severe enough to require opioid treatment and in patients for whom alternative treatment options are ineffective, not ... (more)
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Be Well: Be Well: Acetaminophen
We all have aches and pains from time to time, and we have pain relievers for that... But parents can question what is the right dosage for children.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
All About Acetaminophena "I.V.
Approved by the FDA in 2010, the I.V. form of acetaminophen is indicated to manage mild-to-moderate pain or moderate-to-severe pain with an adjunctive opioid.
The Modesto Bee
Study finds prenatal Tylenol use linked to ADHD in baby
More often than not, a woman's first prenatal visit comes with a lot of do's and don'ts.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Painkiller 10 Times Stronger Than Vicodin to Hit the Market This Month
A new opiate called Zohydro, developed by Zogenix and approved by the FDA, will enter California markets this month , despite the protests of a number of doctors and experts.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
When possible, avoid giving medicine to babies
Knowing that simple fact and being armed with all the available information will help assure the safety of a baby who must take medication for any reason.
The Buckingham Post
New Findings Suggest Tylenol During Pregnancy is Linked to ADHD
According to recent studies pregnant women using acetaminophen, an active ingredient in Tylenol, have a higher chance of their babies developing ADHD.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
CaldolorA Pediatric Pain Study Results To Be Presented At The...
Equally important, no safety concerns were observed during the study. During the study, febrile hospitalized children ranging in age from less than 1 year to 16 years, were administered Caldolor injection or oral or rectal acetaminophen as a single or multiple dose therapy for up to five days.
Cape Breton Post
Cape Breton medical volunteers made a difference in Guatemala
Janice Steele RN, Belinda Hillier RN and Dr. Elwood MacMullin are shown operating on a patient in one of the two operating rooms the mission used in Guatemala City.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Taking Tylenol during pregnancy linked to ADHD in kids
New research is raising concerns that pregnant women who take Tylenol could increase their unborn child's risk for developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder .