Navigation Links
Millennium Submits sNDA for VELCADE(R) (Bortezomib) for Injection for the Treatment of Front-Line Multiple Myeloma
Date:12/21/2007

(including peripheral sensory neuropathy and peripheral neuropathy aggravated) (39%), thrombocytopenia and appetite decreased (including anorexia) (each 36%), pyrexia (34%), vomiting (33%), and anemia (29%). Twenty percent (20%) of patients experienced at least 1 episode of greater than or equal to Grade 4 toxicity, most commonly thrombocytopenia (5%) and neutropenia (3%). A total of 50% of patients experienced serious adverse events (SAEs) during the studies. The most commonly reported SAEs included pneumonia (7%), pyrexia (6%), diarrhea (5%), vomiting (4%), and nausea, dehydration, dyspnea and thrombocytopenia (each 3%). Adverse events thought by the investigator to be drug-related and leading to discontinuation occurred in 22% of patients. The reasons for discontinuation included peripheral neuropathy (8%), asthenic conditions (3%) and thrombocytopenia and diarrhea (each 2%). In total, 2% of the patients died and the cause of death was considered by the investigator to be possibly related to study drug: including reports of cardiac arrest, congestive heart failure, respiratory failure, renal failure, pneumonia and sepsis. This integrated analysis does not include the phase 3, VELCADE plus DOXIL study.

For more information about VELCADE clinical trials, patients and physicians can contact the Millennium Medical Product Information Department at 1-866-VELCADE (1-866-835-2233).

About Millennium

Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a leading biopharmaceutical company based in Cambridge, Mass., markets VELCADE, a novel cancer product, and has a robust clinical development pipeline of product candidates. Millennium's research, development and commercialization activities are focused in two therapeutic areas: oncology and inflammation. By applying its knowledge of the human genome, understanding of disease mechanisms and industrialized drug discovery platform, Millennium is developing an exciting pipeline of innovative product candidates. Millennium's
'/>"/>

SOURCE Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Bear Stearns 20th Annual Healthcare Conference to Webcast Millennium Presentation
2. Synova Healthcare to Participate in Womens Health Care in the New Millennium Conference, as Retail Distribution for the Fem-V(R) Test Kit Expands
3. Statement by Bonnie J. Campbell, Former Attorney General of Iowa and Spokesperson for Atlantic Richfield Co., Millennium Holdings, LLC, NL Industries, Inc., and The Sherwin-Williams Company on the Jury Verdict Reached Today in the Thomas (Milwaukee) Case
4. 2007 Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference to Webcast Millennium Presentation
5. Millennium Announces MLN1202 Significantly Reduced Marker of Systemic Inflammation and Identifies Genomic Biomarker For Responders
6. Millennium Biotechnologies Inc. Signs Five Year $20,000,000 Purchase Agreement with Provider Services Inc. of Cleveland, Ohio
7. Millennium Pharmaceuticals Announces Webcast of American Society of Hematology Investor Event
8. Cephalon Submits New Drug Application for TREANDA for the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
9. Global Med Technologies(R), Inc. Submits ElDorado Donor(TM) to FDA
10. Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development Submits New Drug Application for Paliperidone Palmitate
11. SGX Pharmaceuticals Submits Investigational New Drug Application for SGX523, a Highly Potent, Selective, Orally Bioavailable cMET Inhibitor
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/4/2015)... Global Vision, the industry leader in ... that it will showcase Proofware at the INFO*FLEX, ... Nashville Tennessee, May 04 and May 05. ... we-based packaging inspection suite, giving enterprise-wide instant access ... brand copy and artwork. Proofware offers a variety ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... The University of California, Davis and ... initiative at UC Davis School of Medicine dedicated ... to advancing Latino health. , The program, called ... to Be Physicians, (“Prep Médico” for short) is ... and internship opportunities, a residential program, intensive language ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... Getting patients to work with physicians, ... critical to achieving the “triple aim” of better population ... will require a shift in thinking from stakeholders across ... systems move beyond their traditional boundaries to reach hard-to-treat ... third live meeting of the ACO and Emerging ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) today released an update ... in coverage and reimbursement, and physician practice standards and ... Reports last September, many state regulating bodies responded by ... delivery in their state,” said Jonathan Linkous, CEO of ... nation, ATA reevaluated the indicators for each state and ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... The U.S. healthcare worker shortage crisis ... ranks of senior citizens (1) and 27 million Obamacare-insured ... healthcare system. Additionally, as older healthcare employees retire, there ... the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of American workers ... 2050 while those 25 to 54 will likely increase ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Global Vision to Spotlight Proofware at INFO*FLEX 2015 2Health News:New UC Davis Program Targets Next Generation of Physicians to Advance Latino Health 2Health News:New UC Davis Program Targets Next Generation of Physicians to Advance Latino Health 3Health News:New UC Davis Program Targets Next Generation of Physicians to Advance Latino Health 4Health News:New UC Davis Program Targets Next Generation of Physicians to Advance Latino Health 5Health News:AJMC’s ACO Coalition Explores the New Rules of Patient Engagement 2Health News:AJMC’s ACO Coalition Explores the New Rules of Patient Engagement 3Health News:AJMC’s ACO Coalition Explores the New Rules of Patient Engagement 4Health News:American Telemedicine Association Delivers New State Report Cards on Telemedicine 2Health News:American Telemedicine Association Delivers New State Report Cards on Telemedicine 3Health News:U.S. Healthcare Worker Shortage Escalating: Sterling Warns Medical Practitioners to Rapidly Reverse Low Employee Retention 2Health News:U.S. Healthcare Worker Shortage Escalating: Sterling Warns Medical Practitioners to Rapidly Reverse Low Employee Retention 3Health News:U.S. Healthcare Worker Shortage Escalating: Sterling Warns Medical Practitioners to Rapidly Reverse Low Employee Retention 4
... Kalaazar, a deadly parasitic disease transmitted by the tiny sand fly, ... lives// so far in Bihar. The disease has got 31 of ... the poor man's disease because it affects the poorest of the ... a poor Dalit labourer in Patna. Manjhi is desperate to earn ...
... expected to announce soon the results of its risk assessment ... of cloned animals. ,Two experts from the ... are available to media to comment on the decision and ... consuming meat and milk from cloned animals. ...
... rare look at the physiological, social and emotional dynamics of ... go to bed lonely, sad or overwhelmed, they have elevated ... ,Elevated levels of cortisol -- a stress hormone linked ... actually cue the body on a day-to-day basis that it ...
... or wheat. Some are allergic to wheat protein or gluten ... Co. Inc. introduced Redbridge- a beer made from gluten-free sorghum ... for a gluten-free lifestyle. ,Food containing gluten is ... is a protein present in wheat, barley and oats. ...
... journal's research report that the number of HIV cases in ... said// that the estimate was unrealistic. ,According to ... 5.2 million HIV-infected people in the age group of 15-59. ... Medicine, a section of the Indian media reported that the ...
... biomarkers to predict the risk of cardiovascular disease and ... even though some measurements// are associated with future cardiovascular ... be limited. The report from the Framingham Heart Study ... Medicine. ,"We found that several contemporary biomarkers ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Kalaazar sweeping through Bihar, 93 dead 2Health News:Adults Who Go to Bed Lonely Get Stress Hormone Boost Next Morning 2Health News:Adults Who Go to Bed Lonely Get Stress Hormone Boost Next Morning 3Health News:Biomarkers Ability to Predict Heart Disease and Stroke is Limited 2Health News:Biomarkers Ability to Predict Heart Disease and Stroke is Limited 3
(Date:5/4/2015)... May 4, 2015  Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... has joined the company as Vice President, Medical ... welcome Dr. Bill Aurora to the Neurocrine ... Kevin Gorman , President and Chief Executive Officer of ... exchange and outreach coupled with his extensive network and ...
(Date:5/4/2015)...  Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ) will present at the ... on Thursday, May 7, 2015, at the InterContinental in ... vice president of Global Commercial Operations at Amgen, will present ... accessed from the Events Calendar on Amgen,s website, www.amgen.com ... be available on Amgen,s website for 90 days following the ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... Pa. , May 4, 2015 DePuy ... Dura Repair, the first commercially available biosynthesized dural ... Synthes CMF is a part of the DePuy Synthes ... is a tissue membrane that covers and protects the ... be cut to allow surgeons to access the brain. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. Announces Appointment of Dr. Bill Aurora as Vice President, Medical Affairs 2Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. Announces Appointment of Dr. Bill Aurora as Vice President, Medical Affairs 3Amgen To Present At The Deutsche Bank 40th Annual Healthcare Conference 2DePuy Synthes CMF Launches First Biosynthesized Cellulose-Based Dural Replacement For Neurosurgery 2DePuy Synthes CMF Launches First Biosynthesized Cellulose-Based Dural Replacement For Neurosurgery 3
... -- China SHESAYS Medical Cosmetology Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ... which operates a network of specialized medical cosmetology hospitals, ... announces preliminary unaudited results for fiscal year 2010 and ... For the fiscal year ended December 31, ...
... Feb. 1, 2011 CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: ... tissue processing company, announced today that 2010 fourth quarter ... Thursday, February 17, 2011.  On that day, the Company ... 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results, followed ...
Cached Medicine Technology:China SHESAYS Announces Preliminary Unaudited Results for FY 2010; Provides Business Outlook Update for Investors 2China SHESAYS Announces Preliminary Unaudited Results for FY 2010; Provides Business Outlook Update for Investors 3China SHESAYS Announces Preliminary Unaudited Results for FY 2010; Provides Business Outlook Update for Investors 4CryoLife Announces Release Date and Teleconference Call Details for 2010 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: