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A groundbreaking new British drug offers hope to opioid addicts

Buvidal, is an injectable form of Buprenorphine, that acts as a slow-release drug that blocks the opioid receptors in the brain. A drug user prepares heroin before injecting inside of a Safe Consumption van on September 25, 2020 in G.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 18th, 2020

Burberry profits plunge but China rebound offers hope for luxury sector

Shares in Burberry rose almost 2.8% on Friday after the British luxury group said sales in mainland China had rebounded......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 22nd, 2020

Court order gives Braeburn new hope for its opioid-abuse disorder drug

A Montgomery County pharmaceutical company’s effort to gets its opioid abuse treatment drug into the market has received a boost from the courts. Last week, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia granted Plymouth Meeting-based Braebu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2019

Indivior shares plummet, Reckitt hurt on U.S. charges over opioid prescriptions

British drug.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 10th, 2019

How Should Employers Handle Drug Addiction at Work?

Research suggests that about two-thirds of opioid addicts have jobs. At least a few of them probably work for you. You’ve probably heard the mind-blowing statistics: Every 13 minutes, some.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 14th, 2019

Maine Lawmakers Clash With Governor Over Naloxone Access

Lawmakers in Maine seeking to broaden access to an opioid overdose-reversal drug are pushing back against the latest limits supported by Gov. Paul LePage, who has long argued greater availability could enable addicts......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 16th, 2018

As states consider taxing opioids, drugmakers push back

Facing a rising death toll from drug overdoses, state lawmakers across the country are testing a strategy to boost treatment for opioid addicts: Force drug manufacturers and their distributors to pay for it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 28th, 2018

Lawmakers debate opioid taxes as states grapple with crisis

Facing a rising death toll from drug overdoses, state lawmakers across the country are testing a strategy to boost treatment for opioid addicts: Force drug manufacturers and their distributors to pay for it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 28th, 2018

Drugmakers push back against lawmakers" calls to tax opioids

Facing a rising death toll from drug overdoses, state lawmakers across the country are testing a strategy to boost treatment for opioid addicts: Force drug manufacturers and their distributors to pay for it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 28th, 2018

Cure for Migraine? FDA Approves Amgen, Novartis Drug Aimovig

New drug offers hope for the millions of Americans who suffer from the debilitating condition......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 18th, 2018

OxyContin billionaire granted patent for addiction treatment

A billionaire pharmaceuticals executive who has been blamed for spurring the US opioid crisis stands to profit from the epidemic after he patented a new treatment for drug addicts......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 7th, 2018

OxyContin billionaire granted patent for addiction treatment

A billionaire pharmaceuticals executive who has been blamed for spurring the US opioid crisis stands to profit from the epidemic after he patented a new treatment for drug addicts......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 7th, 2018

Boston startup nabs U.S. approval for app to help treat opioid addicts

The FDA's clearance of the reSET-O app by Pear Therapeutics marks the first time the federal agency has approved a drug-paired digital device to treat a disease......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 10th, 2018

Opioid"s shadow hangs over East Bay drug maker as it sues insurer for legal costs

As opioid deaths surge again in the United States, this onetime opioid drug maker says its insurer has refused to represent it in opioid-related lawsuits......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2020

Walmart sues US goverment in pre-emptive strike over opioid crisis

Walmart filed a lawsuit saying that the Justice Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration are blaming the company for the government’s own lack of regulatory.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 23rd, 2020

Avenue Therapeutics Sinks As FDA Rejects Opioid Pain Drug On Safety Concerns

Shares of micro-cap biopharma Avenue Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: ATXI) are plummeting on above-average volume after a binary event panned out against the company. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 12th, 2020

Black politicians speak out about the "white male club" of British politics and how Black Lives Matter gives them hope

Black members of the UK Parliament talk to Business Insider talk about their experiences as black people in Britsh politics and their hopes for the future. Getty As Black History Month arrives in the UK, Business Insider has s.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 8th, 2020

Guest column: The Dougy Center offers hope, healing for grieving families

One in 17 kids in Oregon will have a parent or a sibling die before they turn 18 years old. That number nearly doubles by the time they reach the age of 25. Last year there were 49,000 kids in Oregon alone living in a home where a parent or s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2020

William Hill, the $4 billion gambling giant, received takeover offers from private-equity firm Apollo and casino group Caesars

William Hill, the $4 billion British gambling group, said no deal with .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 25th, 2020

Groundbreaking Covid study with Hispanics, Blacks, Native Americans shows varied results with Genentech drug

The 389-person clinical trial, which used the rheumatoid arthritis drug Actemra in patients with Covid-associated pneumonia, is part of a "call to action" for more-inclusive drug studies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2020

A woman promoting an unlicensed drug as a miracle cure for autism and cancer made it back onto Facebook despite being banned

Healing Oracle, YouTube Amanda Mary Jewell, a British woman operatin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2020