Category Archive for: ‘Oxycodone’

Oxycodone Effective for Herpes Zoster Pain Relief

Randomized trial finds drug superior to gabapentin and placebo in relieving painApr 1, 2009 WEDNESDAY, April 1 (HealthDay News) — In patients with herpes zoster, controlled-release oxycodone effectively relieves pain and is generally well-tolerated, according to a study published in the April issue of Pain. Robert H. Dworkin, Ph.D., of the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in …

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FDA Accepts REMOXY New Drug Application and Grants Priority Review

Fox Business, Tuesday, August 12, 2008 SAN MATEO, Calif. and BRISTOL, Tenn., Aug 12, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ —-Pain Therapeutics, Inc. and King Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the New Drug Application (NDA) for REMOXY(r) was accepted and granted Priority Review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA typically grants Priority Review to drug candidates that have …

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New Drug Seeks to Deter Prescription Drug Abuse

King Pharmaceuticals Gets Positive Initial Results On New DrugBy Gary GrayReporter / Bristol Herald CourierPublished: June 22, 2008 BRISTOL, Tenn. – King Pharmaceuticals and Acura Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced last week positive results from the study of a new medication aimed at deterring prescription drug abuse. King, and Palatine, Ill.- based Acura, plan to submit a new drug application to the …

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