injectable injectable  /ɪn ˈdʒɛk tə bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (used of drugs) capable of being injected

Usage(s):

  1. What's more, the injectable silicone typically used among transsexuals is industrial grademuch cheaper and more toxic than medical-grade silicone.
  2. With injectable growth hormone, short kids become treatable dwarfs.
  3. Chukwu, who miscarried triplets earlier in 1998, was treated this time with injectable fertility drugs called gonadotropins at a Houston clinic.

News

  1. Lilly Scraps An Alzheimer's Drug; What Does It Mean For Merck?

    Once again, Eli Lilly has suffered a setback trying to find a useful drug to combat Alzheimer?s. Last year, a pair of late-stage trials for an injectable drug called solanezumab failed to meet primary endpoints in patients with mild-to-moderate disease (look here).  The results ended hopes of quickly seeking regulatory approval, although another late-stage trial is now under way in patients with ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. Cornerstone Therapeutics Receives CARDENE(R) I.V. (Nicardipine Hydrochloride) Paragraph IV Notice Letter

    CARY, NC--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2013) - Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc. ( NASDAQ : CRTX ) ("Cornerstone" or the "Company") today announced that on June 11, 2013 the Company received a Paragraph IV Notice Letter from Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC ("Exela") advising the Company of the filing by Exela of a supplemental New Drug Application seeking approval for a ready to use injectable formulation of 0 ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  3. FDA finds fungus in drugs from Tennessee pharmacy

    WASHINGTON — Federal health officials say they have found bacteria and fungus in drug vials from a Tennessee specialty pharmacy that recalled all of its injectable medicines last month.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: San Mateo Daily Journal

Quotes

  1. "As diabetes reaches epidemic levels worldwide, new treatment options such as Exubera - the first inhalable, non-injectable insulin medicine - have the potential to improve the lives of millions of people with diabetes," said Hank McKinnell,...
    on Jan 12, 2006 By: Hank McKinnell Source: MarketWatch

  2. "The increase was attributed to the increase in the company's sales of pharmaceutical raw-material and Plant Extractive, and other products, including Rutin, Quercetin, injectable Troxerutin and Diosmin," said the company's CEO Jing'An Wang....
    on Feb 5, 2010 By: An Wang Source: Trading Markets (press release)

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