Tag: "headache" at medical news
Scientists Track Effectiveness Of Migraine Drugs With Ultrasound
... rate, Chung said. The pain of a migraine headache
comes when the blood vessels dilatesuddenly. Conventional treatment, such as beta blockers, dilate the vessels toallow for more regular blood flow. The patients in this study received various prescribed drugs formigraines, including propran...
Drug Is First In Decade To Show Promise Treating Generalized Anxiety Disorder
...mptoms such as fatigue, trembling, muscle tension, headache
and nausea.Depression is found in 30 percent to 50 percent of GAD patients. Findings of the study, funded by Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, will bepresented in Boston March 26 at a scientific symposium held in conjunction withthe 18th National C...
Most People Cant Identify Stroke Symptoms
...loss of balance or coordination; and sudden severe headache
with no known cause (often described as the worst headache
in a person's life). The investigators found that only 57 percent of the study participants correct...
UK Researcher Develops New Delivery Systems For Treatment Of Smoking Addiction
...zure, however, other side effects include anxiety, headache
and fast orirregular heartbeat, he said. "The nasal or transdermal delivery of Zyban will reduce the dose used in tabletform making it more tolerable and result in fewer side effects in treatingpatients suffering from depression or by smokers for add...
Wake Up To Stroke -- Night Strokes Linked To Long Delays In Care
... loss ofbalance or coordination, and sudden severe headache
with no known cause. "This study underscores the importance of seeking help when symptoms firststart," he says. "We need to educate people to recognize the symptoms ofstroke, to appropriately interpret the symptoms as a stroke and to call 911immedia...
Magnet Therapy Eases Severe Depression, Double Blind Study Shows
...y. Three patients (9%) reported a mild tomoderate headache
that lasted a few hours and responded favorably toparacetamol. None of the patients complained about impact on memory,concentration or other cognitive abilities. The Technion team is starting a new clinical study that examines theefficacy of rTMS as ...
Migraine Pain: Not Mainly In The Brain
...edmigraine attack and pinpointed the site of their headache
on a diagram. Theythen received IV injection of t...ne thing," he adds, "the symptoms of a badmigraine headache
are the same as in meningitis, the bacterial or viralinflammation of the meninges: throbbing headach...
Therapy Developed At Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Shows Promise In Preventing Rejection Of Transplanted Organs
...st common problem associated with the treatment is headache
at the time ofinfusion. While the uncertainty of donor organ availability makes it impossible to predicteach patient's course of treatment, the objective of therapy is to introduceIVIG into the patient's system before transplantation and immediately ...
ENBREL (Etanercept) Receives FDA Approval For Treatment Of Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
... or placebo. In children, infections (62percent), headache
(19 percent), abdominal pain (19 percent), vomiting (13percent) and nausea (9 percent) occurred more frequently than in adults. Thetypes of infections reported in JRA patients were generally mild and consistentwith those commonly seen in outpatient ...
ENBREL application for early, active rheumatoid arthritis filed with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
...ns (ISR) (37percent), infections (35 percent), and headache
(17 percent). Malignancies wererare (<1 perce...han placebo. In children,infections (62 percent), headache
(19 percent), abdominal pain (19 percent),vomiting (13 percent) and nausea (9 percent) occurred more...
Return to play not determined by the numbers
Once the double vision, headache
and dizziness caused by acerebral concussion disappear, team physicians must evaluate an athlete'sfitness to return to play, but according to a Penn State neuropsychologist,making that decision is not easy and should be individualized, not based on...
Study suggests some unruptured aneurysms do not need treatment
...ysm ruptures, or if they produce symptoms, such as headache
or cranial nerve palsy, due to compression of neighboring structures. Co-authors of the UCSF study were Daryl R. Gress, MD, UCSF associate professor of neurology and James G. Kahn, MD, MPH, UCSF associate adjunct professor at the UCSF Institute for H...
Results of NUVANCE phase I/II asthma trial presented
...d. The most frequently reported side effects were headache
(13%), mild nausea (13%), respiratory infection (11%) and pain (11%). Following discontinuation of inhaled corticosteroids, patients in the 3 mg NUVANCE group experienced continued asthma control over the 12 week treatment period with minimal...
New drug relieves symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome in females
... bowel movements. Side effects of constipation and headache
were reported in 20 percent and 10 percent of participants, respectively. The study, reported in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, showed no benefits in either pain relief or bowel function for males. IBS is one of the most comm...
ENBREL (etanercept) long-term clinical trial data
...ion site reactions (ISR) 37%, infections (35%) and headache
(17%). Malignancies were rare (<1%). Only th... placebo. In a JRA study (n=69), infections (62%), headache
(19%), abdominal pain (19%), vomiting (13%) and nausea (9%) occurred more frequently than in adults....
Bristol-Meyers Squibb submits NDA for new formulation of once daily videx(R)(didanosine)
...%, 45%), nausea (24%, 53%), neuropathy (22%, 21%), headache
(20%, 46%), rash (11%, 30%), and vomiting (8%, 30%). Bristol-Myers Squibb is a diversified worldwide health and personal care company whose principal businesses are pharmaceuticals, consumer products, nutritionals and medical devices. It is a leadin...
From smoking to sumatriptan, researchers present important new findings on the impacts of drug metabolism
...escents with Migraine Adults plagued by migraine headache
have been able to obtain quick relief with a nasal spray of the drug sumatriptan since 1997. But that doesn't help the 8 million children and adolescents who suffer from migraines since clinicians have been uncertain about amounts of the nasal spray ...
Patients with social phobia benefit from long-term treatment with sertraline HCl
...ebo-switch patients, except for significantly more headache
and flu-like symptoms in the sertraline-continuation patients. However, none of the sertraline-continuation patients cited adverse experiences as their reason for discontinuing the study. No serious adverse events were reported. Sertraline is appro...
Aventis Pharmaceuticals Allegra (Fexofenadine Hcl) 30-Mg tablets now available to treat seasonal allergies, chronic hives in children 6 to 11 years
...seasonal allergic rhinitis patients 6-11 years are headache
(7.2% vs. 6.6%), upper respiratory tract infection...h Allegra-D compared to pseudoephedrine alone were headache
(13.0% vs. 17.4%), insomnia (12.6% vs. 13.3%), and nausea (7.4% vs. 5.0%). The most commonly reporte...
Two studies compare triple nucleoside therapy Ziagen® + Combivir® with protease inhibitorplus Combivir® regimens in therapy-naive patients
...cluded nausea (45 percent), vomiting (22 percent), headache
(16 percent), dizziness (10 percent), fatigue (10 ...cluded nausea (58 percent), vomiting (41 percent), headache
(11 percent), dizziness (10 percent) and abdominal pain (8 percent). Ziagen/Combivir vs Nelfinavir/...
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