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Side effects

Effects of a proposed project on other parts of the firm.

Side Effects

The effect a company's activity has on other activities in the company. For example, if an investment performs poorly, it may have the side effect of depriving other departments of funds needed for their own operations.
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More studies are needed to conclusively prove it, but it appears we may be getting close to a much needed treatment alternative: An easy-to-use MAO inhibitor antidepressant with an excellent side-effect profile," said Bodkin.
According to attorney Paul Smith of Austin, Texas, another member of Julia Bishop's legal team, "Roche/Hoffmann-La Roche is negligent for manufacturing a drug they knew or should have known could cause depression, psychosis and suicide and failing to adequately test the drug to determine whether it had dangerous side-effects.
Scarantino said that although the drug had a real impact on dry mouth symptoms, it did not have an effect on mucositis, another side-effect of radiation treatment for head and neck cancer.
Based on these results, SOD enzyme mimetics may offer improved therapeutic options for end-stage cancer patients, with a greatly reduced side-effect profile," said Daniela Salvemini, MetaPhore's Vice President and Director of Pharmacology.