Navigation Links
Nycomed's Ciclesonide to be Commercialised in the United States by Sepracor
Date:1/28/2008

growing our research and development pipeline and successfully delivering value-enhancing business development successes is being implemented as planned."

About Ciclesonide, ALVESCO(R) and Omnaris(TM)

Ciclesonide is Nycomed's patented corticosteroid with a novel principle of action. It is a prodrug that is activated by intracellular esterases following oral or nasal inhalation.

ALVESCO(R) (Ciclesonide) Inhalation Aerosol is a new generation of inhaled corticosteroid that reduces inflammatory processes and is indicated for the use in patients with asthma. ALVESCO(R) has been approved in 45 countries including the U.S. and introduced in 30, with more launches expected in 2008. ALVESCO(R) is based on the active ingredient Ciclesonide. ALVESCO(R) has wide inhibitory activities against multiple inflammatory cell types and chemicals involved in the asthmatic response.

Inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) are regarded today as the gold standard in asthma and allergic rhinitis therapy. They inhibit the activity of pro-inflammatory cells and promote the endogenous production of anti-inflammatory substances. With regular use of these corticosteroids, the inflammation in the lungs and airways that underlies the asthma is attenuated.

In clinical trials, ALVESCO(R) was generally well tolerated. The most common adverse reactions (>3%) were headache, nasopharyngitis, sinusitis, pharyngolarynegeal pain, upper respiratory infection, arthralgia, nasal congestion, pain in the extremities and back pain.

Treatment with orally inhaled corticosteroids may lead to signs or symptoms of hypercorticism, suppression of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) function and/or suppression of growth in children. Glaucoma, increased intraocular pressure and cataracts have been reported following the administration of inhaled corticosteroids.

ALVESCO(R) (Ciclesonide) Inhalation Aerosol is an orally inhaled corticosteroid indicated for the maintenance treatment
'/>"/>

SOURCE Nycomed International Management AG
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related biology technology :

1. Chindexs United Family Hospitals and Clinics and NBC Enter into Healthcare Services Agreement
2. Neptune Technologies receives GRAS notification in the United States
3. Essilor: New Acquisitions in the United States and Brazil
4. Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. Secures Access to Nationwide Consumer Mass Market in the United States
5. Medical Services Begins Working With United States Companies for Distribution of Its Products
6. United Therapeutics Reports Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results
7. Bioponic Phytoceuticals to Roll Out Multiple Products to 1,000 Major Health Food Stores in the Western United States
8. ISTO Technologies Granted Key Patent for Cartilage Cell Expansion by the United States Patent Office
9. ThalesNano Inc. Opens Own Representation in the United Kingdom and has New Distribution Agreements for Europe and India
10. United BioSource Acquires Caro Research, Leader in Simulation Modeling
11. InterCure and Mashco Announce Launch into Independent Pharmacies in the United Kingdom
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/22/2014)... 2014   Synthetic Biologics, Inc. ... therapies for serious infections and diseases, with ... announced positive topline safety and tolerability results ... SYN-004, the Company,s investigational oral beta-lactamase enzyme ... (C. difficile) infection, antibiotic-associated diarrhea and ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... N.C. , Dec. 22, 2014  Alternative ... announced that it has signed a letter of ... that has developed and patented a nanotechnology-based development ... diagnostics products that enable rapid on-site collection and ... use/abuse and health issues in an immediate, non-invasive ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Calif. , Dec. 22, 2014  ( www.competitivehealth.com ... CoPatient, an online medical bill review and advocacy service, ... in the FREE WellCard Savings discount health services marketplace. ... bill that was more than they expected to pay. ... reduce health care costs, WellCard Savings is pleased to ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... 22, 2014 ITRA Global, one of ... of commercial real estate, has further expanded its global ... Perth and Brisbane, Western Australia, reports Mylinda Vick, CCIM, ... ITRA Global / ACORPP (Australian Corporate Property and ... company providing property services to a wide range of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 2Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 3Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 4Synthetic Biologics Announces Positive Topline Results from Phase 1a Trial of SYN-004 for the Prevention of C. difficile Infection 5ALNE Announces Intention To Acquire BioTechPharma 2WellCard Savings Announces CoPatient Medical Bill Review Service for Members 2ITRA Global Continues International Expansion in Perth and Brisbane, Australia 2
... Dec. 8 Environmental Tectonics Corporation,s (Amex: ... announced the recent installation of two BARA-MED(R)XD Monoplace hyperbaric ... Oklahoma, USA. The state-of-the-art monoplace chambers are the ... in Oklahoma. , , ...
... Globally To The Surgical Industry. The existing face lift ... incision; however, recently highly renowned Korean cosmetic surgeon, Dr. ... which is a 100% non-incision method. Patients can expect ... any incision done to their face. This method creates ...
... CITY, Calif., Dec. 8 Genomic Health,Inc. (Nasdaq: ... of Ginger L. Graham to its,board of directors. ... CEO of Amylin,Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; a biopharmaceutical company dedicated ... people with diabetes and obesity.,Prior to Amylin, Ms. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Environmental Tectonics Corporation Announces Placement of Two Monoplace Chambers at St. John Wound Center; First Computer-controlled Hyperbaric Chambers in Oklahoma 2Environmental Tectonics Corporation Announces Placement of Two Monoplace Chambers at St. John Wound Center; First Computer-controlled Hyperbaric Chambers in Oklahoma 3Environmental Tectonics Corporation Announces Placement of Two Monoplace Chambers at St. John Wound Center; First Computer-controlled Hyperbaric Chambers in Oklahoma 4100% Non-Incision Cosmetic Surgery, The 'Frame Thread Lift,' Debuts December 14, 2008 At American Academy Of Anti-Aging Medicine In Las Vegas 2100% Non-Incision Cosmetic Surgery, The 'Frame Thread Lift,' Debuts December 14, 2008 At American Academy Of Anti-Aging Medicine In Las Vegas 3Genomic Health Announces Appointment of Ginger Graham to Board of Directors 2Genomic Health Announces Appointment of Ginger Graham to Board of Directors 3
(Date:12/5/2014)... Calif. , Dec. 4, 2014 ... has boosted investments in new testing and inspection ... also given rise to a range of innovative ... the requirements of Generation Y, which is generally ... As a result, product development strategies of test ...
(Date:12/4/2014)... GARDENS, Fla. , Dec. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... solutions, today announced that its DigitalPersona ® ... fingerprint readers have been deployed throughout First Bank ... , South Carolina and ... in Southern Pines, North Carolina ...
(Date:12/3/2014)... -- As part of our commitment to offering the ... announce the release of a new reader that will ... data that they need. The Atlas 2000 ... readers. Many such devices have serious shortcomings when it ... models force users to navigate numerous complicated steps in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Emerging Technologies Enable Smarter Monitoring of Assets, Push Industrial Testing, Inspection and Monitoring Market 2Emerging Technologies Enable Smarter Monitoring of Assets, Push Industrial Testing, Inspection and Monitoring Market 3Emerging Technologies Enable Smarter Monitoring of Assets, Push Industrial Testing, Inspection and Monitoring Market 4First Bank Partners with Crossmatch to Increase Log In Security 2First Bank Partners with Crossmatch to Increase Log In Security 3Inception Technologies to Release New Biometric Reader 2
... decade’s worth of statistics, researchers are sounding a new alarm ... , The overall number of syphilis cases in the United ... 2003 perhaps because of a nationwide prevention campaign aimed at ... in this decade. , "The entire nation was ...
... of Americans whose vision is slowly ebbing due to degenerative ... be riding to the rescue. , In a study in ... have been shown to protect the vision of animals with ... afflict humans. The new study appears today (March 28) in ...
... Clinic researchers report that freezing kidney tumors through percutaneous ... candidates for surgery. Their early findings showing short-term ... are published in this month’s issue of Radiology. , ... a high likelihood of a long-term cure. For ...
Cached Biology News:Syphilis rate on rise in US gay, bisexual men 2Stem cell therapy shows promise for rescuing deteriorating vision 2Stem cell therapy shows promise for rescuing deteriorating vision 3Cryoablation -- A new treatment option for some kidney tumor patients 2Cryoablation -- A new treatment option for some kidney tumor patients 3
... Radiolabeled Ligands\n\nReceptor-related research has long been enabled ... ligands selected to keep pace with new ... products and services for receptor research and ... If you do not find exactly what ...
... taken from the SMZ line is a Greenough ... and testing. It is available with a choice ... a space-saving compact base (N2GG). This microscope can ... a projector all at the same time giving ...
This is a PYREX replacement Allihn condenser with a 34/45 inner joint on the bottom for the No. CLS3840-S 125mL extractor system. The tubulation O.D. on the condenser is 10mm....
... UNIchip AV-400 contains 400 unique human ... glass slide. The proteins, all intracellular ... classification, are arrayed in quadruplicate for ... a specific chip layout guarantee high ...
Biology Products: