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the use of chemical agents to treat or control disease (or mental illness)

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Visit the Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting Drugs Market 2013-2020 report at https://www.
Biotechnology company Heron Therapeutics (NasdaqCM:HRTX) reported on Wednesday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for SUSTOL (granisetron) extended-release injection for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.
8,9,10) First-generation 5-HT3 receptor antagonists, Ondansetron, Granisetron, Dolasetron and Tropisetron in combination with corticosteroids significantly improved the control of acute chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.
for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in patients with cancer and of post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV), and of the original nimesulide, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug http://en.
Putting evidence into practice: Evidence-based interventions to prevent, manage and treat chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a capsule formulation of palonosetron for prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, according to the drug's manufacturer, Eisai Co.
For chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, the 5-HT3 antagonists ondansetron and granisetron are very effective.
In 1999, the National Academy of Sciences released a report calling marijuana "moderately well suited for particular conditions, such as chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting and AIDS wasting.
Kalustian said the National Institutes of Health has concluded that acupuncture has been proved to be an effective therapy for a variety of conditions, including lower back pain and chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.
Despite the fact that published guidelines do not recommend routine chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) prophylaxis for patients receiving minimally emetogenic chemotherapy, 52 percent of surveyed oncologists and 64 percent of surveyed nurses/nurse practitioners (NPs) routinely treat this subgroup of patients.
The key major players in the global chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting drugs are GlaxoSmithKline plc, Helsinn Holding S.
Helsinn, the Swiss Group focused on building quality cancer care products and Purdue Pharma Canada today announce that they have signed an exclusive agreement for the distribution and licensing of Akynzeo, the oral fixed combination of netupitant and palonosetron developed for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV).
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 24, 2016-TESARO submits marketing authorisation application in Europe for oral rolapitant for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
About Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting (CINV) CINV is estimated to affect 85% of cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy and can result in a delay or discontinuation of chemotherapy treatments.
SAN ANTONIO -- Medical oncologists have long recognized that chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting are more common and tougher to control in women.