• FOSTER CITY, Calif., Feb 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:GILD) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval for Cayston(R)(aztreonam for inhalation solution) as a treatment to improve respiratory symptoms in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa). (gilead.com)
  • Exhaled breath volatile organic chemicals (VOC), exhaled CO(2), urine, feces, and tissues were collected for up to 48 h post-administration for determination of radioactivity distribution. (rti.org)
  • Radiolabeled triamcinolone acetonide was found to undergo relatively rapid absorption following oral administration with maximum plasma triamcinolone acetonide and [14C]-derived radioactivity occurring between 1.5 and 2 hours. (xlibx.info)
  • There is currently no cure for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, but its symptoms can be managed by inhalation of bronchodilating drugs, most commonly muscarinic antagonists (for long-term symptom management) and/or beta-adrenergic agonists (also used for quick symptom relief and as rescue medication). (springer.com)
  • However, there is another administration method which is in many ways unique to aromatherapy, and perhaps most closely mimics how one would experience essential oils in nature - inhalation. (aromatherapycouncil.org)
  • 7) However, when a blend of ginger Z. officinale , lavender L. angustifolia , peppermint Mentha x piperita (L.), and spearmint Mentha spicata (L.) essential oil was used via inhalation to relieve nausea and vomiting in post-operative children, there was no statistical difference between aromatherapy and the saline placebo group. (aromatherapycouncil.org)
  • In many respects, the effects of T-2 toxin on pigs dosed by inhalation are similar those following intravascular injection. (illinois.edu)
  • There are two primary questions the aromatherapist is faced with for each formula they create: which essential oils will be the most effective and safe for the situation and what will be the most effective and safe administration method to use with the chosen essential oils? (aromatherapycouncil.org)
  • yet, the subtle nature of essential oil inhalation can lead to questions about its viability as an effective method of administration. (aromatherapycouncil.org)
  • Improved sleep was seen in nurses following night-shift work after a three-minute lavender Lavandula angustifolia (L.) essential oil inhalation and use of an aroma stone beside the bed for three days. (aromatherapycouncil.org)