single drug therapy

single drug therapy

Monotherapy, see there.
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We were interested in seeing if combining different medications together can improve the ability of patients to quit over and above single drug therapy," lead author of the study, Jon Ebbert, Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center, (http://www.
5 pounds) of weight loss in clinical studies, and "a 160 mg sodium DASH eating plan has effects similar to single drug therapy," according to JNC7.
The company further added that these products are indicated to treat hypertension in patients not adequately controlled on single drug therapy with either agent and falls under the cardio-vascular (CVS) therapeutic category.
In addition to response and survival rates the study showed that single drug therapy produced better results than combination chemotherapy drug treatments in approximately 30% of patients.
An Indian scientist has discovered a molecule which he claims can be a harbinger for a single drug therapy to treat tuberculosis and replace the current costly multidrug treatment for the killer disease.
Colin Pfaff, who works in a rural hospital in KwaZulu-Natal, where nearly 40 percent of women in ante-natal clinics have the Aids virus, used a combination of two drugs to prevent mother-to-child transmission because the single drug therapy used by his local Health Department is regarded as out-of-date and ineffective.
In addition, not a single drug therapy has sufficient evidence to say that it has utility in treating PTSD, said panel chairman Dr.
Azilect was approved for use as an initial single drug therapy in early Parkinson's disease, and as an addition to levodopa in more advanced patients.
Adoption of the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension DASH) eating plan, which is rich in lowfat dairy foods, fruits, and vegetables, has effects similar to single drug therapy in reducing the risk factors and by lowering blood pressure.
The Global Hepatitis C Drugs market has also been witnessing the shift of treatments from multiple drug therapy to single drug therapy.
For the first time, researchers have demonstrated in separate short-term trials that a single drug therapy may be effective in treating both the manic and depressive phases of bipolar disorder.
Single drug therapy with ASTELIN(R) (azelastine HCl) Nasal Spray, 137 mcg, is as effective in controlling patients' nasal and nonnasal symptoms as the combination of oral loratadine plus intranasal beclomethasone, according to data presented at a recent meeting of the National Allergy Advisory Council.

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