Acetylcholine

The European Commission has approved Xeomin ( IncobotulinumtoxinA ) for the symptomatic treatment of chronic sialorrhea due to neurological disorders...


Therapeutic repair of myelin disorders may be limited by the relatively slow rate of human oligodendrocyte differentiation. To identify appropriate pharmacological...


New results from a 684-subject phase 2b clinical trial evaluating RVT-101, as an adjunctive therapy to Donepezil in patients with...


Although Vitamin-E and Memantine ( Ebixa, Namenda ) have been shown to have beneficial effects in moderately severe Alzheimer disease,...


Placebo-controlled trials indicate that Cytisine, a partial agonist that binds the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor and is used for smoking cessation,...


A variety of pharmacologic agents are available for the treatment of neurogenic bladder ( NGB ) as part of a...


Memantine ( Ebixa, Namenda ) has been used off-label to treat frontotemporal lobar degeneration ( FTD ). A previous 26-week...


The European Commission granted marketing authorization for Brintellix ( Vortioxetine ) for the treatment of adults with major depressive episodes....


Aclidinium bromide ( Eklira, Bretaris ) has been approved since October 2012 for widening the narrowed airways of adults with...


The investigational compound, Lu AE58054 is a selective 5HT6 receptor antagonist with a different proposed mechanism of action than currently...


The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) has adopted a positive opinion, recommending the granting of...


Numerous studies have shown that inflammation has a relevant role in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis as well as of acute...


A new type of treatment significantly reduces the severity of muscle weakness in myasthenia gravis, giving hope for a new...


A study looked at the effects of taking a medication with anticholinergic properties on the annual change in thinking abilities...


Researchers at the New York University School of Medicine provide some of the most compelling evidence yet that long-term exposure...


Nerve signals relayed directly to the pancreas after eating a meal play a critical role in normal blood glucose control. Therefore,...


A study, published in the Clinical Cancer Research, has showed that Botox may have a new use as an...


Researchers at Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School have discovered that insulin and its receptors drop significantly in the...


In a study of people with mild cognitive impairment ( MCI ), those who took the drug Donepezil were...


The mechanism of anti-Alzheimer's disease drugs that inhibits the production of a destructive, inflammation-causing protein in the brain has been...