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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OMS302 is a proprietary combination of an anti-inflammatory agent and an agent that causes pupil dilation (mydriasis), each with well-known safety and pharmacologic profiles.
The anti-inflammatory agents have been tested in the laboratory and in pre-clinical studies and have shown fundamental effectiveness in the studies completed to date.
Wyeth-Ayerst is a major research-oriented pharmaceutical company with leading products in the areas of women's health care, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases therapies, central nervous system drugs, anti-inflammatory agents, vaccines and infant nutritionals.
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.
We believe that bradykinin antagonists have significant potential in the treatment of a number of inflammatory conditions, and are undertaking a major effort towards the development of this important group of anti-inflammatory agents," said Richard L.
Rice and Weiss suggest that SLPI's newly discovered function might lead to the development of a novel class of anti-inflammatory agents.
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.
Because inflammation is central to the pathogenesis of asthma, anti-inflammatory agents should be utilized as first-line therapy," says Albert L.
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.
The Wyeth Ayerst division is a major research-oriented pharmaceutical company with leading products in the areas of female health care, cardiovascular and metabolic disease therapies, central nervous system drugs, anti-inflammatory agents, vaccines and infant nutritionals.
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.