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Shire Proposes to Expand Specialist Gastrointestinal Portfolio
Date:8/3/2010

reflux, refractory GORD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) and severe forms of irritable bowel syndrome. In addition, Movetis has rights to a large library of qualified lead compounds with potential for development in different GI indications and access to know how for compounds in secretory diarrhoea. The current portfolio is licensed from Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, Belgium and Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical Inc., two Johnson & Johnson companies. Movetis shares are listed on Euronext Brussels under the ticker MOVE.

About RESOLOR(R) (prucalopride)

RESOLOR (prucalopride) is a selective, high-affinity 5-HT4 receptor agonist specifically developed to target impaired motility associated with chronic constipation, thereby restoring normal bowel movement. Resolor (prucalopride) is currently approved in thirty European countries (EU27, Norway, Iceland and Lichtenstein) for the symptomatic treatment of chronic constipation in women in whom laxatives fail to provide adequate relief. The marketing authorisation application is currently under review in Switzerland.

About chronic constipation

Chronic constipation is characterised by infrequent and difficult passage of stools over a prolonged period and a range of bothersome symptoms. Traditional treatment options for chronic constipation consist mainly of dietary and lifestyle changes in combination with laxatives.(i) However, traditional therapies such as fibre or osmotic and stimulant laxatives do not address the underlying cause(s) of chronic constipation(ii). This explains why there is an important subgroup of patients who are not fully satisfied with their current constipation relief therapy.(iii)

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