Tapering strips for ARIPIPRAZOL (Abilify)

21 april 2016.   Starting today, tapering strips for ARIPIPRAZOL (Abilify) are available in The Netherlands. A tapering strip is a pharmacotherapeutic tool that helps patients safely reduce the dose of a drug, or stop using the drug entirely.

Tapering strips for ZOPICLON (Imovane)

9 march 2016.   Starting today, tapering strips for ZOPICLON (Imovane) are available in The Netherlands. A tapering strip is a pharmacotherapeutic tool that helps patients safely reduce the dose of a drug, or stop using the drug entirely.

Tapering strips for MIRTAZAPINE

15 februari 2016.   Starting today, tapering strips for mirtazapine are available in The Netherlands. A tapering strip is a pharmacotherapeutic tool that helps patients safely reduce the dose of a drug, or stop using the drug entirely.

Tapering strips for AMITRIPTYLINE

8 februari 2016.   Starting today, tapering strips for amitriptyline are available in The Netherlands. A tapering strip is a pharmacotherapeutic tool that helps patients safely reduce the dose of a drug, or stop using the drug entirely.

Tapering strips for OXAZEPAM

12 januari 2016.   Starting today, tapering strips for oxazepam tablets are available in The Netherlands. A tapering strip is a pharmacotherapeutic tool that helps patients safely reduce the dose of a drug, or stop using the drug entirely.

In memoriam Dick van Bekkum

We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of our chairman of the board.   Prof. Dirk W. van Bekkum 30 July 1925 – 17 July 2015   Dick set up the Cinderella Therapeutics Foundation in 2009 and was its inspiring leader from the very beginning. He was convinced of making a valuable contribution…

The baclofen project

May 31st 2015 Baclofen is a promising new drug for severe alcohol addiction that can be used in outpatient treatments. Since this strategy has not been adopted by mainstream healthcare services, it has remained inaccessible to a large group of alcohol addicts in the Netherlands. By providing advice and financial support, Cinderella helped the Amsterdam-based…

Baclofen against alcohol addiction.

August 16th 2014  (with an update on June 1st 2015) Baclofen, a promising new indication for an existing drug, not yet sufficiently available to patients in the Netherlands. Request and background information The Stichting voor Alcoholverslavingszorg (SA) is a foundation that has been set up to help alcohol addicts by treating them with baclofen (and…

Tapering paroxetine better and safer with tapering strip

30 december 2013   The first tapering strip for paroxetine is now available for patients in the Netherlands. With this strip it will be possible to taper off paroxetine better and safer than with the current standard medication. In the Netherlands 200,000 people use paroxetine. The tapering strip PAROXETINE 19-0,5/28dagen was made to taper off…

Three new board members

2 december 2013   In the course of 2013 the board was completed with three new members. Prof.dr. Toine Pieters, endowed professor in the History of Pharmacy at the Universities of Utrecht and Amsterdam (VU) joined the board in May. Dr. Jan Visser, the general director of Cinderella Therapeutics Research BV, became a member of…