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Top-line results from phase III trials evaluating gefapixant (MK 7624) a treatment for refractory or unexplained chronic cough.- Merck Inc.
Merck Inc., announced top-line efficacy results from two ongoing pivotal Phase III trials (COUGH-1 and COUGH-2) evaluating the efficacy and...
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FDA approves Tuzistra XR (codeine polistirex and chlorpheniramine polistirex)for Chronic Cough- Vernalis
The FDA has approved the New Drug Application (NDA) for Tuzistra XR (codeine polistirex and chlorpheniramine polistirex) extended-release oral suspension,...
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Bevacizumab for newly diagnosed pleural mesothelioma in the Mesothelioma Avastin Cisplatin Pemetrexed Study (MAPS): a randomised, controlled, open-label, phase 3 trial.
Malignant pleural mesothelioma is an aggressive cancer with poor prognosis, linked to occupational asbestos exposure. Vascular endothelial growth factor is a key mitogen for malignant pleural mesothelioma cells, therefore targeting...
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Neuropsychiatric safety and efficacy of varenicline, bupropion, and nicotine patch in smokers with and without psychiatric disorders (EAGLES): a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled clinical trial.
Background: Substantial concerns have been raised about the neuropsychiatric safety of the smoking cessation medications varenicline and bupropion. Their efficacy...
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