AXS-05 Results in Reduction in Major Depression Symptoms

Via Peters

New data indicates a positive future for AXS-05 (dextromethorphan-bupropion) as a potential treatment for patients with major depressive disorder. The drug, developed by Axsome Therapeutics, is a novel, oral investigational N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist with multimodal activity. The results from the GEMINI phase 3 clinical trial show AXS-05 showed rapid, […]

Dextromethorphan-Bupropion Significantly Improves Major Depression Symptoms in Phase 2 ASCEND

Via Peters

Investigative therapy dextromethorphan-bupropion (AXS-05) provided significantly improved major depression symptoms versus lone sustained-release bupropion while remaining tolerable in adult patients over 6 weeks, according to new phase 2 trial findings. In a randomized, double-blind, multi center, parallel-group study of the NMDA/sigma-1 receptor antagonist combination therapy, investigators observed significant improvements in […]

Schools face major obstacles to improve air quality : Shots

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Open windows and portable air cleaners can help improve ventilation, but many schools in the U.S. are more than 45 years old and need a complete overhaul of their HVAC systems. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Open windows and portable air cleaners can help improve […]

Portland food delivery business sees major growth

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Farm to Fit is a local option for heat-at-home meals delivered to your door. The Portland small business has grown as the pandemic forced many to rely on delivery. PORTLAND, Ore. — The pandemic made convenience delivered to your doorstep part of everyday life. If you weren’t ordering groceries, take-out, […]

Changes That Major Depressive Disorder Can Cause

Via Peters

Looks can be deceiving. Just ask Melissa Drake. The 50-year-old author and consultant from Southern California says she had a good job, owned a home, and was raising a wonderful son. On the outside, her life looked pretty good. But nothing could’ve been further from the truth. On the inside, […]