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FDA OKs 1st dissolving immunotherapy tablet for seasonal allergies; 2 from Merck await ruling

...extracts from pollens of those grasses.Meanwhile, drugmaker Merck & Co. of Whitehouse Station, N.J., expects an FDA ruling...tablets, one for ragweed and one for grass pollen allergies. Merck is a leader in respiratory treatments, selling Claritin allergy...

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Merck's widow feels husband's presence

A strange thing happened to Tanya Merck the day after she lost her best friend.A friend of her mother whom Merck had known all her life called to tell her...said the woman, who had never been to Merck's house.Merck stepped onto her patio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-08-20/mercks-widow-feels-husbands-p
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Merck offers money back guarantee

...unusual move for a big pharmaceutical firm, Merck & Co. on Thursday began using the marketing...lowering drug Zocor. The guarantee is part of Merck's latest attempt to regain the lead in...president of science and medicine. If Merck is serious about the strategy, Inlander...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/06/bus_243902.shtml
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Merck offers money back guarantee

...unusual move for a big pharmaceutical firm, Merck & Co. on Thursday began using the marketing...lowering drug Zocor. The guarantee is part of Merck's latest attempt to regain the lead in...president of science and medicine. If Merck is serious about the strategy, Inlander...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/06/tec_243994.shtml
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Merck will sell stake in Schering

FRANKFURT, Germany - German drugmaker Merck KGaA agreed Wednesday to sell its 21...Schering and end a merger drama that saw Merck in a position to block the takeover. The...is used to treat erectile dysfunction. Merck will get $111.18 per share, above the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/15/bus_85388.shtml
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DuPont Merck cautions states about generic blood thinner

...500 million a year market for DuPont Merck Pharmaceutical Co. The company is lobbying...between DuPont Chemical and drug maker Merck, says it is worried that substitution...has just won FDA approval, say DuPont Merck is more worried about profits than patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/24/tec_211833.shtml
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Merck was always motivated to help others

...Earl Barlow had strong advice for Dennis Merck when his future son-in-law came seeking...to take care of her,' " Barlow said.Merck did, often finding side jobs for extra...Commitment was a theme that ran through the Merck's life -- to family and friends, to...

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Monsanto, Merck battle for market

...arthritis medication, but its battle with Merck & Co. in the high-stakes painkiller...effects as many of its older competitors. Merck, which is awaiting FDA approval for its...a less stern warning label. One reason Merck was behind Monsanto in seeking federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/02/bus_248995.shtml
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'99 Merck study a ploy, doctors say

TRENTON, N.J. --- A 1999 Merck & Co. study of its since-withdrawn painkiller...according to doctors who uncovered internal Merck memos discussing the strategy behind the...did so while reviewing roughly a million Merck documents for plaintiffs' lawyers preparing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/19/bus_469932.shtml
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Merck drags down drug stocks

NEW YORK -- Merck & Co. on Tuesday lowered its profit expectations...voracious appetite for drug stocks. But Merck's cautionary note put investors off of...market-beating drug sector. As earnings for Merck and SmithKline Beecham PLC disappointed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/22/bus_233965.shtml
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