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Why is amlexanox prescribed for asthma in japan but not here in the us?

Why is amlexanox prescribed for asthma in japan but not here in the us?

Pharma decision: Studies with Amlexanox in treating asthma including Aspirin sensitive asthma have been published in japanese medical journals since 1989. I suspect a pharmaceutical company is not confident enough to perform studies in the U.S. To satisfy the fda (food and drug administration). It is very expensive to bring a drug to market. ...Read more

Aphthasol (Definition)

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Aphthasol (amlexanox) was discontinued, any idea why and any advises where it can be purchased from?

Aphthasol (amlexanox): Aphthasol (amlexanox) appears to have been discontinued in the US but not all countries. I was not able to determine the reason that it was discontinued in the US. ...Read more

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What is aphthasol (amlexanox) for?

What is aphthasol (amlexanox) for?

Aphthasol (amlexanox): Has anti-allergic & anti-inflammatory effects. Is used for aphthous ulcers (canker sores) & bronchial asthma. ...Read more

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Why is amlexanox prescribed for asthma in Japan but not in the U.S.?

Why is amlexanox prescribed for asthma in Japan but not in the U.S.?

Discontinued In USA: AMLEXANOX WAS USED IN usa for canker sores. It is an Anti Inflammatory, Anti Allergy
In USA it was patenteIN 1994
It was never approved for Asthma Treatment in USA. We do not know the cause
For some reason it's use was discontinued for canker sores in USA ...Read more

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Why is amlexanox prescribed for asthma in japan but not here in the us?

Pharma decision: Studies with Amlexanox in treating asthma including Aspirin sensitive asthma have been published in japanese medical journals since 1989. I suspect a pharmaceutical company is not confident enough to perform studies in the U.S. To satisfy the fda (food and drug administration). It is very expensive to bring a drug to market. ...Read more

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Will using amlexanox for canker sores help you lose weight?

Will using amlexanox for canker sores help you lose weight?

No: Using Amlexanox for you canker sore will not effect your weight loss because your canker sores heal quickly, less than 10 day. You are using this medication for a short application and not long enough for other effects.
There have been some studies that suggest this medication can effect obesity, diabetes and asthma but it has not been studied enough to know if this will work in people. ...Read more

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Does aphthasol (amlexanox) (rx) for canker sores (aphthous stomatitis) work?

Does aphthasol (amlexanox) (rx) for canker sores (aphthous stomatitis) work?

Yes: The medication has two function: anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic. Remember that canker sores (aphthous ulcers) are different from herpes ulcers (cold sores). There are many triggers, and they are divided into minor and major. Symptomatic relief is usually all that can be provided -- and avoiding things that trigger the aphthae. ...Read more

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What are some side effects of polynerve 500?

What are some side effects of polynerve 500?

Effects uncertain...: Polynerve 500 is an advertised product with claims of helping one's health. A patient should ask his doctor if the product is a real medication, approved by the fda for treating health problems. If the product is not a real medicine that has undergone years of real scientific testing, then one can't tell for sure if it works or not, and can't know what its side effects might be. ...Read more

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What are the side effects on lipovite shots?

What are the side effects on lipovite shots?

Lipovite injections: Possible risks include pain at site, infection, bleeding and allergic reactions. Those with heart disease, abnormal heart beat or other heart problems should take special caution when using lipotropics as they can increase heart rate. Always consult a doctor before beginning any weight-loss program. Rare se include inflammatory bowel disease, ibs and GI issues with n/v, diarrhea. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of hipranol tablet?

What are the side effects of hipranol tablet?

Propranolol/ hiprano: See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/propranolol-side-effects. Html

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Amlexanox (Definition)

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