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Research Identifies a Potential New Path to Developing a Treatment for Chronic Pain

Los Angeles, September 8, 2015 – Targeted Medical Pharma to present new chronic pain research that reveals significant nervous system abnormalities among patients suffering from Fibromyalgia, at the 2015 PainWeek national conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The study looked at 329 Fibromyalgia patients and 58 control patients all of whom wore Holter monitors for a 24 hour period to measure nervous system activity. The results of this study showed that patients with Fibromyalgia experience a significant decrease in both nighttime parasympathetic nervous system (PNS) activity and daytime sympathetic Continue reading →

Clinical Trial Results Confirm Amino Acid Based Medical Food Theramine® More Effective at Improving Chronic Back Pain than NSAID Pain Medications

Los Angeles, CA, September  23, 2014 — Targeted Medical Pharma, Inc. (OTCQB: TRGM) a drug discovery and development company, announced the results of a second, double-blind clinical trial which confirmed that Theramine was shown not only to be more effective than ibuprofen in reducing low back pain, but also demonstrated a significant reduction in measures of inflammation. In this 28 day, multi-center trial, subjects taking Theramine as either a standalone medication or in conjunction with a low dose ibuprofen, demonstrated a significant reduction in both Continue reading →

California Physicians Find Medical Foods Clinically Beneficial

Clinically Supported, FDA-Regulated Medications Managing Chronic Disease without Costly Side-Effects Los Angeles, August 5th, 2013 — Prescription-only medical foods are a growing therapeutic alternative to many commonly prescribed pharmaceuticals among California physicians, according to Targeted Medical Pharma, Inc.(OTCQB:TRGM), a biotechnology company that develops these prescription medications for chronic diseases, including pain syndromes, peripheral neuropathy, hypertension, obesity, sleep and cognitive disorders. “Medical foods are shown to be safe and effective,” said Lonna Larsh, M.D., a Santa Cruz-based family physician, who recently started prescribing medical foods to Continue reading →