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Generic Versions of Cymbalta Approved by the FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week approved the first generic versions of the antidepressant duloxetine, commonly marketed as Cymbalta. The drug is a delayed-release medication used to treat depression and some other specific conditions. The new generic versions of Cymbalta will function the same as the branded version of the drug, and at the same strength. This …

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Cancer Treatment for Colorectal Cancer Approved

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week announced that it has approved a new drug for the treatment of colorectal cancer. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer for both men and women, and the third leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. The drug …

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