Dramatic Increases in Maternal Opioid Use and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

January 22, 2019

Use of opioids during pregnancy can result in a drug withdrawal syndrome in newborns called neonatal abstinence syndrome or neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NAS/NOWS). A recent analysis of the extent, context, and costs of NAS/NOWS found that incidence of NAS/NOWS is rising in the United States.

Spotlight

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Novelion Therapeutics, is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Aegerion employs about 200 people in a number of countries throughout the world.

Other Infographics
news image

Smart Pharmacovigilance

Infographic | May 23, 2021

Pharmacovigilance (PV) is essential to all life science organizations, ensuring that patients' health comes first. Various trends in global healthcare have transformed today’s PV function into a corporate asset that enhances brand value and contributes to new growth opportunities. However, existing safety systems impose a significant cost burden to operate.

Read More
news image

Pharmaceutical Industry World Economy Scenario

Infographic | May 20, 2022

This product titled One Page Pharmaceutical Industry World Economy Scenario Report Infographic PPT PDF Document is a completely editable document in A4 size designed in Powerpoint.

Read More
news image

COVID-19 Summary as of March 13, 2020

Infographic | April 6, 2020

Biomedtracker and Trialtrove have a total of 307 clinical trials for the treatment of COVID-19. 152 initiated trials for the treatment of COVID-19. 155 Trials have been announced but have not yet begun recruitment.

Read More
news image

Pharmaceutical industry and medicine

Infographic | March 12, 2022

Pharmaceutical industry and medicine vector infographics with drugs, pills, bottles and packages, text blocks and charts all around

Read More
news image

Summary of Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine Drug-Drug Interactions

Infographic | April 7, 2020

COVID-19 is a rapidly emerging and devastating pandemic disease. Recently, chloroquine (CQ) and hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) have been suggested for possible off-label use for patients suffering from a more severe clinical course.

Read More
news image

2021 global life sciences outlook

Infographic | August 24, 2021

The life sciences sector has played a pivotal role amid the COVID-19 pandemic. To cope with the global crisis, traditional competitors partnered to accelerate research and develop the fastest novel vaccine in the history. Governments, health systems, payers, retail pharmacies, and nonprofits are now working collaboratively with the sector to provide widespread distribution and administration.

Read More

Spotlight

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Novelion Therapeutics, is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Aegerion employs about 200 people in a number of countries throughout the world.

Events