anti-inflammatory agents


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anti-inflammatory agents

drugs and physical therapies used to reduce inflammation, e.g. non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), low-level laser therapy, therapeutic ultrasound, contrast foot baths, icing and RICE(P), complementary therapies, e.g. arnica and calendula
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For the most part, they can turn only to aspirin and similar nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents or to the much more potent morphine and its opiate relatives, which are addictive and often produce dangerous side effects.
We are pleased that these two esteemed medical meetings focused in the areas of dermatology and cancer have selected us to present data on both our proprietary Vascular Targeting System technology for the treatment of patients with advanced metastatic cancer and our Lecinoxoid class of oral anti-inflammatory agents that VBL pioneered for the treatment of inflammatory conditions such as psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis and atherosclerosis," said Professor Dror Harats, M.
If, for example, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents could be applied directly to sore joints, a higher percentage of the drug would reach its destination instead of being dispersed throughout the body.
Morria Biopharmaceuticals Plc is a biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development of anti-inflammatory agents termed Multi-Functional Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (MFAID).
The notion that anti-inflammatory agents might prevent tumors arose in the 1970s with the observation that colon tumors produced unusually high concentrations of prostaglandins.
Over 500 products have been investigated for neuroprotective effects including those from the categories of free radical scavengers, anti-excitotoxic agents, apoptosis (programmed cell death) inhibitors, anti-inflammatory agents, neurotrophic factors, metal ion chelators, ion channel modulators and gene therapy.
Rice and Weiss suggest that SLPI's newly discovered function might lead to the development of a novel class of anti-inflammatory agents.
Even if the protein proves disappointing as a drug, it should provide valuable clues to scientists designing synthetic anti-inflammatory agents, the researchers and others say.
This means that Gu-Bang can also act as an ideal carrier of antibiotics, chemotherapy agents or anti-inflammatory agents for controlled drug release.
Hypothesizing that components of the killed bacteria cause potentially fatal inflammation of already-inflamed nerve tissue, they gave anti-inflammatory agents along with antibiotics to rabbits with induced meningitis.
OTCBB: PYTO) (FWB: ET6) today announced a new study presented at Experimental Biology 2006 provided further new evidence of the beneficial effects and biochemical actions of certain compounds in cinnamon that improve insulin function, lower blood sugar levels and triglycerides (fatty acids in blood), and also act as anti-inflammatory agents, which may be useful in preventing or mitigating arthritis, allergies as well as other inflammatory diseases such as cardiovascular diseases.