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New Data Presented at AUA's Annual Conference Prove GELNIQUE(TM) (oxybutynin chloride) 10% gel is an Effective, Safe Option for Female Overactive Bladder (OAB) Patients
Date:4/27/2009

- First and Only Topical Gel for OAB to Launch in U.S. Next Month -

CHICAGO, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Data to be presented at the American Urological Association's (AUA) Annual Conference show that GELNIQUE(TM) (oxybutynin chloride) 10% gel significantly improves symptoms of OAB and urinary urge incontinence in women with the condition. By the end of the 12-week study period, 27 percent of women treated with GELNIQUE achieved complete urinary continence versus 15.6 percent treated with placebo. There were no treatment-related serious adverse events.

GELNIQUE, the first and only topical gel for the treatment of OAB with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency, and frequency, is a quick drying, clear and colorless, fragrance-free gel containing oxybutynin hydrochloride that is developed and marketed by Watson Pharmaceuticals, a leader in generic and specialty branded pharmaceuticals. The gel received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in January 2009 and will launch mid-May.

"Women suffering from OAB often experience severe symptoms at a younger age, so it's important that we have an effective treatment that is both well tolerated and convenient for our female patients," said Roger R. Dmochowski, M.D., professor of urologic surgery at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and director of the Vanderbilt Continence Center, in Nashville, who presented the new findings. "Our new data further confirm that for women with OAB, GELNIQUE is a novel treatment approach with strong efficacy and excellent tolerability."

OAB is characterized by a sudden, uncomfortable need to urinate with or without urge incontinence (urine leakage), and usually includes more frequent urination and nocturia (waking up more than once during the night to urinate). It affects as many as 34 million adults in the U.S. - more than diabetes or asthma. The U.S. OAB market currently
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