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Fluoroquinolones, one of the most commonly prescribed antibiotic classes, have been implicated in cases of central nervous system ( CNS...


The FDA ( U.S. Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Keytruda ( Pembrolizumab ), an anti-PD-1 therapy, as monotherapy...


Gabapentin and its derivatives have numerous indications and are commonly prescribed medications. Researchers have provided evidence of a link between...


A meta-analysis of phase III, randomised, placebo-controlled trials has assessed the benefits and harms of Pregabalin ( Lyrica ) in...


Dopaminergic drugs relieve symptoms of the restless legs syndrome ( RLS ) but have the potential to cause iatrogenic worsening...


Increasing evidence suggests that seizures and status epilepticus can be immune-mediated. Researchers aimed to describe the clinical features of a...


Different antiepileptic drugs ( AEDs ) vary considerably in their characteristics, which influences the risk of whether switching between different...


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


Pain management is a high priority for patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Despite deficiencies in research data, neuromodulators have gained widespread...


Parkinson disease is a slowly progressive neurodegenerative disorder. Early Parkinson disease, or stage 1 or 2 on the Unified Parkinson’s...


A novel gene therapy technique is safe and may be effective at staving off worsening symptoms of Parkinson's disease, according...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has completed its analysis of reports of suicidality ( suicidal behavior or...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Lyrica ( Pregabalin ), the first drug to treat fibromyalgia,...


Contrary to some reports, the epilepsy drug Oxcarbazepine ( Trileptal ) does not appear to prevent migraine. The nearly five-month study...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) issued new information to health care professionals to alert them about an...


A mystery in epilepsy research has been why infants are more prone to seizures than adults and how those seizures...


In experiments with mice, researchers from Johns Hopkins' Institute for Cell Engineering ( ICE ) have discovered the steps required...


Although women consume less alcohol than men, they are more susceptible to some of the negative medical consequences of alcohol...


Early studies indicate cannabidiol works to protect the eye from growing a plethora of leaky blood vessels, the hallmark of...


Investigators reported positive interim results of a gene therapy clinical trial for patients with Parkinson's disease. Neurologix's 12-patient, dose-escalating Phase...