Tag: Medicines

Antibiotic Clarithromycin Can Potentially Raise Risk Of Death In Patients With Heart Disease

FDA has released an alert cautioning against the prescription of clarithromycin to heart disease patients. The agency had advised health care providers to weigh the cons of the antibiotics because it can increase death risks in heart disease patients.

Public Health February 23, 2018

Spaceflight Bill To Allow UK Scientists To Develop Vaccines And Medicines Through Zero-Gravity Medical Studies

The Spaceflight Bill could allow British scientists to conduct medical experiments in space. The proposed law could lead to the development of new drugs and vaccines through studies in a zero-gravity environment.

Space February 21, 2017

Many Seniors Take Dangerous Combinations Of Medicines And Supplements

Seniors are predisposed to the dangerous effects of drug combinations. Taking too many medicines and supplements aggravates the serious health risks they face at their age.

Life March 22, 2016

Are Gold Nanotubes Our Perfect Weapon To Finally Beat Cancer?

Gold nanotubes could be the perfect tool for combating cancer. The gold nanotubes are hollow, enabling them to deliver personalized medicines to the patients.

Life February 16, 2015

Rockefeller Scientists Launch 'Drugs from Dirt' Program: Soil Samples Requested in Quest for New Medicine

Rockefeller University scientists start the 'Drugs from Dirt' program in a bid to collect soil samples from different regions. Scientists suggest that examining soil samples from different areas can help in the development of new medicines.

Life January 28, 2015

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