Stability of extemporaneously prepared acetylcysteine 1% and 10% solutions for treatment of meconium ileus
- Topical Aminolevulinic Acid HCl Photodynamic Therapy. Ormrod, D.; Jarvis, B. // American Journal of Clinical Dermatology;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p133
â–´ Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is the treatment of tumors or dysplasic tissue with drugs that produce cytotoxic metabolites when exposed to light. â–´ Aminolevulinic acid HCl (5-aminolevulinic acid HCl; ALA) is a prodrug that is metabolized intracellularly to form the photosensitizing...
- Icatibant. // Reactions Weekly;4/23/2011, Issue 1348/1349, p21
The article describes the case of a 61-year-old man with acquired angiodema who developed injection site reaction while receiving icatibant.
- OF SPECIAL INTEREST. // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;8/1/2015, Vol. 72 Issue 15, p1249
This section offers news briefs on the pharmaceutical profession in the U.S. as of August 1, 2015 on topics such as the replication of filtration procedures linked to Serratia marcescens bloodstream infections, the risks of sterile compounding, and the effects of cannabinoids on military...
- Sermorelin: A Review of its Use in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Children with Idiopathic Growth Hormone Deficiency. Prakash, A.; Goa, K.L. // BioDrugs;1999, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p139
Sermorelin, a 29 amino acid analogue of human growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH), is the shortest synthetic peptide with full biological activity of GHRH. Intravenous and subcutaneous sermorelin specifically stimulate growth hormone secretion from the anterior pituitary. Hormone responses...
- Spotlight on Glatiramer Acetate in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis. Simpson, Dene; Noble, Stuart; Perry, Caroline // BioDrugs;2003, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p207
Glatiramer acetate (Copaxone[sup Â®]) is a synthetic copolymer composed of a random mixture of four amino acids that modifies the immune response that results in the CNS inflammation, demyelination and axonal loss characteristic of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). In three...
- Topical Aminolevulinic Acid HCL: A Viewpoint by Peter Wolf. Wolf, P. // American Journal of Clinical Dermatology;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p140
Comments on the testing of aminolevulinic acid (ALA) in topical photodynamic therapy (PDT) for actinic keratosis on face and scalp in the United States. Details on the adverse effects of ALA PDT; Forms of PDT; Comparison between ALA PDT and topical chemotherapy with fluorouracil.
- AMINO ACIDS TAKE ON CANCER. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;May2001, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p52
Provides information on a study which examined the therapeutic use of amino acid glutamate as nutritional regimens to boost immune function and improve survival of cancer patients. Methods used; Findings and conclusion.
- READY SET SHOP: SUPPLEMENTS. SEPTEMBER'S SUPER FINDS. // Better Nutrition;Sep2010, Vol. 72 Issue 9, p16
The article evaluates multiple dietary supplements including Ashwagandha Root from Gaia Herbs, VM-100 Complete from Buried Treasure, and MemoryCell from Enzymedica.
- STALKING SILK. // Muscle & Performance;Jun2012, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p22
The article explains the health benefits of silk amino acids including enhanced endurance, muscle mass growth, and enhanced recovery from workouts.