Steve Duffy

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Reports of Agranulocytosis Prompt Monitoring for Investigational Parkinson's Drug

Reports of Agranulocytosis Prompt Monitoring for Investigational Parkinson's Drug

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Tozadenant is being investigated as an adjunctive treatment to levodopa in Parkinson disease patients to reduce 'off' time.

Noninvasive Brain Stimulation System Approved for Depression

Noninvasive Brain Stimulation System Approved for Depression

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The FDA has cleared Nexstim's NBT system for the treatment of major depressive disorder.

Orphan Drug Designation Granted to Valbenazine for Tourette Syndrome

Orphan Drug Designation Granted to Valbenazine for Tourette Syndrome

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The primary endpoint of the study is the change from baseline of the Yale Global Tic Severity Scale between placebo and active treatment groups at the end of week 12.

Prescription, OTC Sleep Medications Often Used in Older Adults

Prescription, OTC Sleep Medications Often Used in Older Adults

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Over 33% of older adults have reported using medication to help them sleep.

FDA Approves Vagus Nerve Stimulator for Refractory Epilepsy

FDA Approves Vagus Nerve Stimulator for Refractory Epilepsy

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The system includes a detect-and-respond mode, which is designed to prevent seizures before they start and deliver therapy to stop them if they do.

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