Insomnia Newswire (Page 8)

Insomnia Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Insomnia. (Page 8)

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  1. Ambien Shown to Speed Stroke Recovery in MiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | PsychCentral

    According to researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine, Ambien has long been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for treating insomnia. But it has never before been shown to enhance recovery from stroke, said Gary Steinberg, M.D., Ph.D., a professor and chair of neurosurgery at the medical school.

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  2. Stroke recovery in mice improved by Ambien, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... better known by the trade name Ambien, has long been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for treating insomnia. But it has never before been definitively shown to enhance recovery from stroke , said Gary Steinberg, MD, PhD, professor ...

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  3. study: Commonly used sleeping pill may boost stroke recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Stanford

    ... the recovery phase rather than the rush-rush damage-control phase. Then they gave some of the mice the FDA-approved insomnia drug zolpidem (better known by the trade name Ambien) and others a control solution that did not contain the drug. Over the ...

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  4. Do you really need that MRI?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | CBS News

    ... a full night of monitoring sleep, breathing, heart, and movement -- rarely provides you with useful information for insomnia patients," said Badr. He said medications, which can have many side effects, are also not a first line of treatment for ...

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  5. Intec Pharma Ltd. Further Expands Intellectual Property With A New...Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | BioSpace

    Intec Pharma Ltd. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing drugs based on its proprietary Accordion Pill platform technology, today announced that the Company has been informed by the European Patent Office that a European patent will be granted December 23, 2015 on the Company's European Patent Application for a "Zaleplon gastroretentive drug delivery system." The patent, number EP 237883, protects one of the Company's product candidates, Accordion Pill Zaleplon, that is being developed for the indication of treatment of insomnia, including sleep induction and the improvement of sleep maintenance.

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  6. Intec Pharma Ltd. Receives An IRB Approval To Initiate Phase III...Read the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | BioSpace

    ... in advanced Parkinson's disease patients Accordion Pill Zaleplon, or AP-ZP, for the indication of the treatment of insomnia, including sleep induction and the improvement of sleep maintenance, is our second pipeline product. We are also developing a ...

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  7. Intec Pharma Receives an IRB Approval to Initiate Phase III Clinical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... in advanced Parkinson's disease patients Accordion Pill Zaleplon, or AP-ZP, for the indication of the treatment of insomnia, including sleep induction and the improvement of sleep maintenance, is our second pipeline product. We are also developing a ...

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  8. Intec Pharma Ltd. Enters Phase I Clinical Trial With Its Third Pipeline ProductRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | BioSpace

    ... disease patients, Accordion Pill Zaleplon, or AP-ZP, which is being developed for the indication of treatment of insomnia, including sleep induction and the improvement of sleep maintenance, and an Accordion Pill that is being developed for the ...

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  9. Natural Sleep Aid: Milk Harvested At Night May Contain Higher Amounts Of Sleep-Inducing PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Medical Daily

    Although milk has long served as remedy to restless nights, a new animal study published in the Journal of Medicinal Food has found that milk taken from cows during the evening may contain unique properties that make it especially good for treating anxiety and insomnia. Having a warm glass of milk before bedtime is a tradition seen in cultures throughout the world, but many researchers say its sleep inducing properties are more psychological than science-based.

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  10. Retrieve Sleep: Beat Insomnia with Less Expensive Ambien MedicationsRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | Emailwire.com

    Howtobuyambien an online pharmacy agency produce Ambien pills that are dominant over other sleeping medications and best purchase medications compares the safety, price and effectiveness of the current insomnia medications. Alagoas, Brazil -- There are different alternatives for Insomnia treatment.

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  11. New study: Are GPs over prescribing sleeping tablets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Medical News

    ... ten healthcare professionals do not feel that they have enough time to have a discussion with their patients about insomnia during regular office visits. More worryingly the research found that young men (25-34) were more likely to source sleeping ...

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  12. Prescription for trouble in care homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    Lorazepam pills are shown in Toronto. Lorazepam, the generic form of Ativan, belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines, a group of medications used primarily for treating insomnia, anxiety and agitation.

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  13. 4 Psychological Smartphone Apps Designed to Benefit BehaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Psychology Today

    ... and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for patients engaged in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for insomnia with a health provider, or who have experienced insomnia symptoms and would like to improve their sleep habits.This app also includes ...

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  14. Trouble Sleeping? New Treatment Options May HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | WebMD

    ... don't get enough shut-eye. If you're one of them, your health may be at risk. "We now know that lack of sleep, insomnia , is likely to put you at greater risk of cardiovascular disease and high blood pressure ," says Alon Avidan, MD, MPH, director ...

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  15. Why does Thanksgiving dinner make you sleepy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | WWLP

    ... tryptophan, but not carbohydrate alone, resulted in significant improvement on subjective and objective measures of insomnia. Protein source tryptophan with carbohydrate alone proved effective in significantly reducing time awake during the night." ...

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  16. Putting insomnia to bedRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | Times Beacon Record

    Insomnia is an all-too-common complaint. Though the statistics vary widely, about 30 percent of Americans are affected, according to the most frequently used estimate .

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  17. A Novel, Open Access Method to Assess Sleep Duration Using a Wrist-Worn Accelerometer.Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | CiteULike

    ... = 0.39, 0.36,0.42). This estimate was lower for time in bed for women, depressed participants, those reporting more insomnia symptoms, and on weekend days. No such group differences were found for total sleep duration. Our algorithm was validated ...

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  18. Self-Care Options for InsomniaRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | US Pharmacist

    ... disorder, which may cause significant impairment of daytime functioning.2 The most prevalent sleep disorder is insomnia, affecting 10% to 20% of the adult population, with a higher prevalence in women, the elderly, and patients with psychiatric or ...

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  19. Belsomra And Merck Set To Dominate The Sleep MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Insomnia drug sales are expected to plummet from 2.1 billion in 2013 to 1.4 billion in 2016. This is largely due to competition to Ambien and Lunesta the two best selling drugs by the availability of their generic equivalents .

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  20. Treating insomnia through a CBT device? An interview with Dr EbrahimRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Medical News

    Insomnia refers to a clinical condition that is characterized by one or more of the following difficulty initiating sleep and/or maintaining sleep and/or waking up too early AND associated with symptoms the next day such as sleepiness, lethargy, loss of concentration. Insomnia that is uncomplicated by another medical or psychiatric condition is usually treated with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - more accurately called CBT-Insomnia CBT-I uses the following techniques and strategies to treat insomnia: The SleepCogni is a device that measures physiology and provides a feedback loop to assist people who have Sleep Initiating Difficulties .

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