Instant pleasure: Vivus ED pill wins faster-acting 'on demand' label The FDA on Thursday approved a revised label for Vivus' erectile dysfunction pill Stendra. Auxilium, which won marketing rights to Stendra in a deal that could be worth as much as $300 million, can now market the drug for use 15 minutes before sex rather ... 09/17/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
FDA Approval: End of Arena, VIVUS Running Out of Adrenaline? Arena Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARNA) and VIVUS Inc. (NASDAQ:VVUS), the two companies that have recently gained FDA approval for their weight-loss drugs – the first such drugs approved by the FDA this millennium – were celebrating their wins. But ... 07/31/2012 - 1:41 am | View Link
Vivus Wins FDA Approval for Obesity Drug, After Long, Messy Day Vivus has been pushing for more than two years to get its new obesity drug cleared for sale by the FDA, and after one last long, confusing day, it finally got its wish. The FDA said today that the Mountain View, CA-based company (NASDAQ: VVUS) has gotten ... 07/17/2012 - 12:32 pm | View Link
Vivus' Erectile Dysfunction Drug Stendra Wins FDA Approval Law360, New York (April 27, 2012, 8:00 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Vivus Inc.'s erectile dysfunction pill Stendra, the first erectile dysfunction treatment to be allowed for use in the U.S. in a decade and the first ... 04/27/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Vivus Weight-Loss Pill Wins Backing of FDA Panel Advisers to the Food and Drug Administration voted 20-2 Wednesday that Qnexa’s benefits outweigh its risks at a meeting at agency headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland. The FDA isn’t required to follow the panel’s recommendation. The agency is ... 02/22/2012 - 4:41 am | View Link
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Researchers at the University of Akron and Kent State University are getting funding to dig deeper into Ohio’s ancient history. The universities received two of the seven annual grants distributed this month from the Ohio History Connection, formerly the Ohio Historical Society. Kent State University’s Department of Anthropology received a $2,500 grant to conduct an archaeological survey of the Berlin Lake Reservoir.
Trouble seems to follow wherever Joe Salem does business in Akron. Twenty-seven years of police reports, alcohol violations, unpaid tax bills, bounced checks, lawsuits and more show a pattern of problems that spike when Salem sells his liquor permits to other operators. The issue came to a head recently when Akron City Council began efforts to crack down on a bar at 627 S.
Stow-Munroe Falls High School seniors Madeline Fink and Christine DeMarino finished first in Ohio in the Travel and Tourism team event at the recent DECA state competition in Columbus. The duo qualified to compete next month at the DECA national competition in Anaheim, Calif. Stow-Munroe Falls seniors Megan Fragola and Mark Beeson also advanced to the national competition by finishing fourth in the Hospitality Decision Making category during the state competition.
Talk to people around Akron’s Summit Lake and you’ll see everything they imagine it to be: A hub for outdoor activity, a place for families to spend the day or even a future location for a small amusement park. Eric Smith, a volunteer coordinator for Junior Leadership Akron (JLA), took students in the program on a trip to Summit Lake on a recent Tuesday to hear about revitalization efforts underway at the lake and surrounding neighborhood, which faces problems with vacant and abandoned homes.
Forty-six dogs rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea have arrived at New York’s Kennedy Airport to find new homes. The animals landed late Saturday and were headed for shelters in New York, Maryland and Pennsylvania. The Humane Society International is responsible for saving the dogs that would otherwise have been slaughtered for