Topic Archives: NSAID

[ed note: We feature the musings of our favorite health and medicine writer, Michael Jorrin, a couple times a month, and we’ve taken the liberty of calling him “Doc Gumshoe” (he’s not a doctor). You’ll find no stock picks in his pieces, but hopefully will get plenty of insight into the medical matters he explains […]

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    A stock that this "resident doctor" you mentioned recommended in the past in this space was Antibe Therapeutics. I have...

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    $EYEG no position $IMMY long I will let Doc speak for himself. You need 3 different medications post op for cataract s...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    $CATB is junk science. Shares will cool when people realize how flimsy the premise is. The lead drug is simply a conjug...

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    Will look into this again, Doc. I can tell you without further study that I would use a preparation of hyaluronic acid i...

  • SoGiAm

    athi $ PSDV – they made a bad deal with existing partner ALIM causing the shares to tank. I’m underwater on this an...

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    $PSDV NP $OCUL NP Sorry to hear the sad tale, athi. I've replaced my melted wings from ophtho investments gone bad way t...

  • JohnM

    Three interesting new technologies from SERAPH | The Angel's Advocate 1,First light-activated drug to treat pain A t...

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    Questioning the prognosis of @Fezziwig2008 (twitter handle) Long thesis? $CRBP Bear Thesis: The study itself seems ligh...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    Meloxicam is an iv NSAID being developed by Recro Pharma ($REPH). Trevena is developing oliceridine, a mu opioid "b...

  • Michael Jorrin, "Doc Gumshoe"

    If using Voltaren or some other topical analgesic means you can reduce or omit the oral NSAID, that would "mitigate" the...

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    NSAID side effect study results are in! A ten year, 24,000 patient study at the Cleveland Clinic has addressed safety c...

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    REPH np. I'm interested in it as well. Meloxicam is of course an NSAID (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory) just like Ibupr...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    HN: Essentially, a war will soon be on between iv meloxicam (REPH) and iv ketorolac (Toradol). What investors need to kn...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    I've not provided an update on Recro for some time. I remain long in this undervalued microcap, and applaud it finally h...

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    Hi danmcco. Although the idea of using punctal plugs to provide dropless and injectionless medication to the eye and sur...

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    $IMMY. Imprimis The volume of complaints from patients in my practice that involve money paid to obtain care has be...

  • drbonz

    Dr. KSS article on Recro (Reph) and it's IV meloxicam was very interesting and as always, a great read. Like the doc, I...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    Kenny: I am no expert on these, and Dr. Bonz knows far more about it than I do, but when I have patients with these, I t...

  • SoGiAm

    REPH- Recro Pharma Completes Acquisition of IV/IM Meloxicam and cGMP Manufacturing Facility and Business Unit From Alker...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    If anyone wants to see a totally cool 40-sec medical video, here is one. I love doing emergency endoscopy cases to stop ...

  • DBMD

    I'm not buying it no matter what. As a med student to staff physician I've been told how this new NSAID is better becaus...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    Thanks oleg. That's quite sad what your son and you are going through. Aplastic anemia usually strikes somewhat younger ...

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    Not sure about that Doc.... NIH Research: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3094288/ Wiki Report: Analges...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    To Tim Putnam: Thank you for reading and commenting. The maximum dose of tolerable safe ibuprofen varies quite a lot ...

  • karmaswimswami

    In addition to the closely-watched train of CHTP, the FDA is having another big meeting this week that has not been anno...

  • arch1

    Dr. K I think synergy is valid expectation & then wonder about cocktail with Nsaid member. Small cost for "taste" of...

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    I have psioriatic arthritis, an autoimmune disease similar to RA. I have been through all the treatments in the article,...

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    Javelin is indeed an interesting company. Their flagship products is an injectable form of Dyclofenac--an NSAID called ...

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    The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) cancelled the registration of lumiracoxib on Saturday due to reports of serio...

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