Indian father fractures his PENIS after child 'fell over' his erection
The tale was published in the British Medical Journal Case Reports. The patient, from Uttar Pradesh, admitted to taking 100mg of sildenafil - branded as Viagra - the night before the injury. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indian father, 36, fractures his PENIS after his child 'fell over' his erection
The tale was published in the British Medical Journal Case Reports. The patient, from Uttar Pradesh, admitted to taking 100mg of sildenafil - branded as Viagra - the night before the injury. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra could be a new miracle cure for blindness, scientists claim  
The anti-impotence drug may stop age-related macular degeneration.   This follows a two-year trial led at Columbia University in New York. The condition is the UK’s leading cause of blindness. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra Inventor Raises $10m To Find Medicines For Rare Diseases With AI
Dr David Brown's latest company is called Healx and it's using machine learning to see how existing drugs can be used to treat rare diseases. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - July 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sam Shead, Contributor Source Type: news

Woman in Dutch drug trial recalls 'whirlwind' rush to sign up
Mother of healthy two-year-old unsure whether she was told of risks in sildenafil trialA woman who took part in a Dutch drug trial in which 11 babies died has spoken of going through a “whirlwind” of emotions before she signed up.Lana Huf-Germain, 38, was one of 183 pregnant women who took part in a programme to test whether the drug sildenafil, which is sold under the brand name Viagra, would spur the growth of unborn children in the womb.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels Tags: Netherlands Medical research Europe World news Science Drugs Source Type: news

Pregnant woman in Viagra-type drug trial recalls 'whirlwind' rush to sign up
Mother of healthy two-year-old unsure whether she was told of risks in sildenafil trialA woman who took part in a Dutch drug trial in which 11 babies died has spoken of going through a “whirlwind” of emotions before she signed up.Lana Huf-Germain, 38, was one of 183 pregnant women who took part in a programme to test whether the drug sildenafil, which is sold under the brand name Viagra, would spur the growth of unborn children in the womb.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 26, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels Tags: Netherlands Medical research Europe World news Science Drugs Source Type: news

Trial Halted After 11 Infants Die in the Netherlands Trial Halted After 11 Infants Die in the Netherlands
Researchers were testing whether sildenafil could improve growth among fetuses with fetal growth restriction by increasing blood flow to the placenta; all related trials have been halted.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Drug trial on pregnant women halted after 11 babies die
A Dutch hospital is stopping a clinical trial involving sildenafil, a generic Viagra, on pregnant women. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - July 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

11 babies die after generic Viagra study in pregnant women
Study is halted after unexpected deaths; the drug, which stimulates blood flow, was given to pregnant women with fetal growth problems (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morning Break: Baby Deaths in Sildenafil Trial; Opioids for Ankle Sprains; Watson's Errors
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - July 25, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Queensland trial giving Viagra to pregnant women halted after Netherlands deaths
Researchers pause to gather information after 11 babies died in similar Dutch trialA Queensland study on reducing foetal distress during childbirth through the use of Viagra has been paused afterthe death of 11 babies in a clinical trial in the Netherlands using the same drug.Mater Research Institute professor Sailesh Kumar said the study at the Mater Mother ’s hospital used a much lower dosage of Sildenafil, which is sold as Viagra and dilates blood vessels in the pelvis, compared to the Dutch study.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 25, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Australian Associated Press Tags: Health Australia news Viagra Research Science World news Pregnancy Source Type: news

11 babies die after Viagra study in pregnant women
Study is halted after unexpected deaths; the drug, which stimulates blood flow, was given to pregnant women with fetal growth problems (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dutch medical trial using Viagra stopped after 11 babies die
A Dutch trial with the drug best known under the brand name Viagra, has been immediately halted after 11 babies of mothers using the medication died, one of the participating hospitals said on Tuesday. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Trial of Viagra on pregnant women stopped after 11 babies die
Dutch researchers stopped a clinical trial due to the deaths of 11 babies from a lung disease after their mothers were treated with the drug sildenafil, commonly known as Viagra, while pregnant, Amsterdam University Medical Center announced Monday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

11 Infant Deaths Halt Trial of Sildenafil in Pregnant Women
TUESDAY, July 24, 2018 -- There have been 11 lung-related infant deaths after pregnant women in the Netherlands were given sildenafil (Viagra) to boost the growth of their babies while in the womb. The clinical trial included women whose placentas... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 24, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dutch trial with Viagra halted after 11 babies die
A Dutch trial with sildenafil, sold under the brand name Viagra, has been immediately halted after 11 babies of mothers using the medication died, one of the participating hospitals said on Tuesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Babies die after mums given Viagra in Dutch trial
Dutch scientists have urgently stopped the research with the anti-impotence drug in pregnancy. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eleven babies die after Dutch women given Viagra in drug trial
Research halted as 10 to 15 other participants wait to see if their children affectedDutch women who were given Viagra to increase the growth of their unborn child as part of a major drug trial face an anxious wait after the deaths of 11 babies.The research, carried out at 10 hospitals across the Netherlands, involved women whose placentas had been underperforming taking sildenafil, a medication sold under the brand name Viagra.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 24, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels Tags: Netherlands Medical research Europe Viagra Pregnancy Health Science World news & wellbeing Source Type: news

Viagra use on the rise as 860,000 pills have been sold
UK sales of erectile dysfunction drug Viagra Connect have already hit £4.3 million as around 860,000 pills have been sold since it was allowed to be sold in supermarkets and pharmacies in March. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra use on the rise as 860,000 pills have been sold since the drug hit supermarket shelves
UK sales of erectile dysfunction drug Viagra Connect have already hit £4.3 million as around 860,000 pills have been sold since it was allowed to be sold in supermarkets and pharmacies in March. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MyNicNaxs, LLC Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Various Dietary Supplements Due to Undeclared Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API)
MyNicNaxs, LLC, Deltona, FL is voluntarily recalling all lots of dietary supplements distributed nationwide to the consumer level. The products have been found to contain undeclared active pharmaceutical ingredients (API). The presence of Sildenafil, Sibutramine, Diclofenac and/or Phenolphthalein in the dietary supplements renders it an unapproved drug for which safety and efficacy have not been established and, therefore, subject to recall. These products were distributed from January 2013, to December 2017, though our website http://www.mynicnaxs.com. The undeclared drug ingredients found in these products may pose serio...
Source: Food and Drug Administration - July 11, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Pfizer delays drug price rises after discussions with Trump
Unusual U-turn on 100 products including Viagra follows criticism from US president (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - July 11, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The risks of herbal viagra: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, urologist,??Dr. Landon Trost, shares a warning about the dangers of taking herbal Viagra. To listen, click the link below. The risks of herbal viagra (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 9, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Pfizer hikes cost of Viagra and other drugs after Trump promised cuts
While the flop of Trump's promise wasn't entirely unexpected, economists were surprised to see Viagra's price stiffen given that Pfizer's patent expired in December 2017. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pfizer raises price of 100 drugs
Pfizer has increased the cost of about 100 drugs including Viagra. (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - July 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pfizer Hikes Cost Of Viagra And 100 Other Drugs, Report Says
(CBS News) — A month after President Donald Trump signaled drug companies would soon be slashing prices, the nation’s largest pharmaceutical company is reportedly upping the costs of 100 drugs and treatments. Pfizer has increased the price of some of its better-known drugs, including the erectile dysfunction treatment Viagra, according to a story published Monday by the Financial Times. The increases, which took effect July 1, are just over 9 percent on average, well above the rate of inflation, which is about 2 percent. It’s the second such move this year by Pfizer, with the cost of some of its drugs up ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - July 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Local TV Pfizer Source Type: news

Pfizer hikes cost of Viagra, 100 other drugs: report
Move comes just weeks after President Trump said drug companies would be making "voluntary, massive drops in prices" (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US drugmaker Pfizer lifts price of Viagra and 100 other products
Increase contradicts Trump’s claims and threatens to fuel pharma backlash (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - July 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Why The Woman Behind The So-Called'Female Viagra' Won't Stop Fighting For Women
Controversial " female Viagra " drug Addyi is relaunching. Cindy Eckert, the woman who developed the drug, shares why she hasn't stopped fighting for women. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Macaela MacKenzie, Women at Forbes Source Type: news

Why The Woman Behind The So-Called'Female Viagra' Won't Stop Fighting For Women
Controversial " female Viagra " drug Addyi is relaunching. Cindy Eckert, the woman who developed the drug, shares why she hasn't stopped fighting for women. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 27, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Macaela MacKenzie, Women at Forbes Source Type: news

Female Viagra reemerges for as little as $25 a month
The little pink pill that promises to improve women's libido is back and being sold online with a telemedicine prescription after it failed to generate enough excitement to become profitable in 2015. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Controversy over return of female Viagra now online for just $25 a month
The little pink pill that promises to improve women's libido is back and being sold online with a telemedicine prescription after it failed to generate enough excitement to become profitable in 2015. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Viagra and Nitrates Don't Mix
Title: Viagra and Nitrates Don't MixCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 2/8/1999 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:10 PM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - June 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Viagra - Impotence Treatment Update
Title: Viagra - Impotence Treatment UpdateCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 4/20/1998 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:10 PM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - June 13, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Viagra: The Little Blue Pill That Could
Title: Viagra: The Little Blue Pill That CouldCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 6/16/2008 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:10 PM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - June 13, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Men With Erectile Dysfunction Are Twice As Likely to Have Heart Disease, Study Says
By now, most people are familiar with the factors that can increase the risk of having a heart attack: gaining too much weight, having high blood pressure or high cholesterol levels, smoking and not exercising enough. In a study published Monday in the journal Circulation, researchers say they have documented another risk factor that could help identify men at greatest risk of heart problems: Among a group of 1,900 men aged 60 to 78, those with erectile dysfunction were twice as likely as men without the condition to have a heart attack, stroke, or die of a heart problem. Around 20% of men over age 20 experience erectile ...
Source: TIME: Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Erectile Dysfunction healthytime heart onetime Source Type: news

Targeting Treatment of PH Due to Left Heart Disease Targeting Treatment of PH Due to Left Heart Disease
A new study indicates that treating PH-LHD with sildenafil is associated with worse clinical outcomes than placebo. How can this be explained?European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Man says CVS worker told his wife about Viagra prescription
A Long Island, New York, man alleges in a lawsuit that a CVS pharmacy worker told his wife about his prescription for erectile dysfunction medication and it ruined his marriage (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Can Viagra help revive this biotech company?
Drawing on more than $100 million to push its marquee drug into human clinical trials, Cleave Biosciences Inc. promised to open a new front in the war on cancer. Instead, following a clinical trial failure, Cleave’s CEO and all but a caretaker crew have departed, leaving the Burlingame company with two experimental drugs and little more than hope for a revival or a fire sale. Cleave’s story is common in biotech, where nearly nine of 10 drugs that ente r human testing fail to make it to market.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 31, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Can Viagra help revive this biotech company?
Drawing on more than $100 million to push its marquee drug into human clinical trials, Cleave Biosciences Inc. promised to open a new front in the war on cancer. Instead, following a clinical trial failure, Cleave’s CEO and all but a caretaker crew have departed, leaving the Burlingame company with two experimental drugs and little more than hope for a revival or a fire sale. Cleave’s story is common in biotech, where nearly nine of 10 drugs that ente r human testing fail to make it to market.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 31, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Shoreside Enterprises Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of 7K and...
Shoreside Enterprises Issues Lot Specific Voluntary Nationwide Recall of 7K and Poseidon 4500 (Extreme 1000 mg) Due to Presence of Undeclared Sildenafil and Tadalafil(PRWeb May 25, 2018)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/05/prweb15518848.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Shoreside Enterprises Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of 7K and...
Shoreside Enterprises Issues Lot Specific Voluntary Nationwide Recall of 7K and Poseidon 4500 (Extreme 1000 mg) Due to Presence of Undeclared Sildenafil and Tadalafil(PRWeb May 25, 2018)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/05/prweb15518848.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Could Viagra and a flu shot kill cancer?
A Viagra, Cialis, and inactivated flu vaccine combination reduced cancer spread in a mouse model of post-surgery metastasis by helping the immune system. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer
The team at the University of Ottawa found that erectile dysfunction drugs block suppressor cells, allowing natural killer cells to do their cancer-fighting job. The flu vaccine further invigorates the killer cells. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shoreside Enterprises Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of 7K and Poseidon 4500 (Extreme 1000 Mg) Due to Presence of Undeclared Sildenafil and Tadalafil
Shoreside Enterprises, Inc. is voluntarily recalling 7K (Lot specific: Lot #RO) and Poseidon 4500 (Extreme 1000 mg) (Lot specific: Lot #20117BL) to the consumer level. FDA analysis found the samples of these products to contain undeclared Sildenafil and/or Tadalafil. Sildenafil and Tadalafil are active ingredients in two FDA-approved prescription drugs used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - May 17, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

New stem-cell jab that could cure men of erectile dysfunction is developed by scientists  
Scientists believe they have discovered a new stem-cell sex treatment that will consign Viagra to history and cure men of erectile dysfunction. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

With Viagra Now Available Over-The-Counter In The U.K., Will The U.S. Follow Suit?
Given these factors, it wouldn ’t be a surprise to see FDA head, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, move the agency toward making OTC Viagra available in the US. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 1, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John LaMattina, Contributor Tags: NYSE:PFE Source Type: news

Viagra sees prices plummet to as cheap as £3.75 per pill
A price war has been triggered on Viagra as the blue pills go on sale for as little as £3.75 each. The Government has liberalised sales so that it can be bought without prescription. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What does the average man on the street think about Viagra?
EXCLUSIVE: In a bid to seek the views of the average man, MailOnline spoke to eight men - and one of their girlfriends - about their thoughts on Viagra Connect on a glorious day in Hyde Park. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

OP company recalls male supplement for containing actual drugs
An Overland Park company is recalling supplements sold for male sexual enhancement because they contain presecription drugs. Epic Products LLC announced a voluntary recall of its Euphoric capsules after an analysis by the Food and Drug Administration found they contained two prescription drugs — sildenafil and tadalafil — that are used to treat male erectile dysfunction. The presence of the drugs makes Euphoric an u napproved drug, according to a release. Epic sold Euphoric in one-count blister… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 17, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Brian Kaberline Source Type: news