EMSAM


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EMSAMÉcole Militaire Supérieure d'Administration et de Management (French: Higher Military School of Administration and Management)
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With EMSAM, medication is absorbed over an extended period, which minimizes exposure to the digestive system, notes Bristol-Myers Squibb spokesman Craig Stoltz (Bristol-Myers Squibb and Somerset Pharmaceuticals developed EMSAM).
"Emsam provides a significant advance because at least in its lowest dose patients can use the drug without the usual dietary restrictions associated with these types of drugs known as MAO inhibitors," said Dr.
Emsam (selegiline transdermal system, Somerset Pharmaceuticals Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb)
Regarding the future, selegiline (Emsam), corticotrophin-releasing hormone antagonists, citicoline, clozapine (Clozaril), risperidone (Risperdal), and lofexidine (Britlofex) are among the agents currently being studied with NIDA funding.
And the FDA recently approved Emsam (Selegiline), the first ever antidepressant patch for the treatment of major depression that delivers selegiline, an MAO inhibitor, into the bloodstream through the skin.
If it is approved, the manufacturer, Somerset Pharmaceuticals, will market the patch under the trade name Emsam. An oral formulation of selegiline is approved and marketed as Eldepryl for Parkinson's disease.