Navigation Links
Shire to present ADHD treatments scientific data at American Psychiatric Assoc. Meeting
Date:5/1/2008

PHILADELPHIA May 1, 2008 Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPGY), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced today that it will present key scientific data on its Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) treatments, lisdexamfetamine dimesylate, methylphenidate transdermal system and the investigational non-stimulant treatment under FDA review, guanfacine extended release, at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) annual meeting to be held May 3rd to 8th in Washington, D.C.

Shire is committed to the advancement of ADHD research, and we are pleased to be presenting the efficacy and safety results from several studies of our ADHD treatments, said Gwendolyn Niebler, Vice President of Global Medical Affairs at Shire. We believe the physician community will find the lisdexamfetamine dimesylate, methylphenidate transdermal system and guanfacine extended release study findings to be presented at APA a relevant contribution to the growing body of research on our ADHD treatment options.

A summary of the key scientific presentations is provided below. Information about these data presentations mentioned in this release is embargoed until the respective presentation sessions have taken place at the meeting.

Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate:
May 7, 2008; 12:00 p.m. ET
Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate Treatment in Children Diagnosed with ADHD: Parental Impressions and Experiences
APA Poster Presentation # NR6-025

May 8, 2008; 11:00 a.m. ET
Efficacy and Safety of Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate in Adults with ADHD
APA Oral Presentation Session # 28

Methylphenidate Transdermal System:
May 7, 2008; 12:00 p.m. ET
Long-Term Treatment Effects of the Methylphenidate Transdermal System in Boys and Girls with ADHD
APA Poster Presentation # NR6-018

Guanfacine Extended Release:
May 7, 2008; 12:00 p.m. ET
Guanfacine Extended Release: Duration of Effect in Children and Adolescents Aged 6 to 17 Years With ADHD
APA Poster Presentation # NR6-008

May 7, 2008; 12:00 p.m. ET
Response to Guanfacine Extended Release in Children and Adolescents Aged 6 to 17 Years With ADHD
APA Poster Presentation # NR6-040


'/>"/>

Contact: Lucia Lodato
212-601-8037
Porter Novelli
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. AUDIO from Medialink and Shire: What It Means to be an Adult With ADHD
2. Shire Launches Patient Education Forums on Better Managing the Challenges of Ulcerative Colitis
3. VIDEO from Medialink and Shire plc: Rare Diseases Must Be Top of the Health Agenda
4. New Hampshire AIDS Group Calls on Huckabee to Disavow His 1992 Statement
5. Shire to Present New Scientific Data on its ADHD Treatments at a Major Psychiatric Meeting
6. New Hampshire: 1st in the Nation Primary State Takes a Stand on E-Prescribing
7. Families Invited to Celebrate Shire Day at Boston Childrens Museum
8. URAC CEO Testifies Before New Hampshire Legislators Regarding New URAC Standards for Pharmacy Benefit Management
9. Exciting New Plan from John Edwards on AIDS; Plan is Bold and Achievable, say New Hampshire Activists
10. Haemacure to Present at the BioFinance 2008 Conference to be held at the Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre, May 6 - 8, 2008
11. Paloma Pharmaceuticals Presents at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Give To Cure today announced that it is ... Give To Cure’s campaign that is crowdfunding clinical trials to help find cures faster ... through a smart device. In 2015 alone, Venmo processed $7.5 billion in transactions among ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... Dr. Justin Scott and Dr. ... Annual No Cost Dental Day to individuals in need. The event is scheduled to ... No Cost Dental Day is to provide dental care to community members in need. ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... IL (PRWEB) , ... February 05, 2016 , ... In ... disguised form as a dream. A hallmark feature of patients with eating disorders is ... needs. The eating disorder behaviors and obsessions are regarded as maladaptive means for coping ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... Calls Blacklist has just been updated by mobile ... and the developer has fixed known bugs within the app. Calls Blacklist allows its ... while not consuming any of their device’s battery power or memory. It provides a ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... , ... When one is tired of trying to cram belongings into spare space that just ... a storage unit, but before hastily spending money on a unit, take these tips into ... But what one is often not told when utilizing these services are some tips on ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/5/2016)... , Feb. 5, 2016 Aethlon Medical, Inc. ... , Chairman and CEO, will be presenting at Source Capital ... New York, NY at 2:15 p.m. ET on ... an Immunotherapy Panel discussion taking place at 3:15 p.m. ET. ... replay approximately one hour after the conclusion of the live ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... 2016 --> ... "Fetal (Labor & Delivery) and Neonatal Care Equipment Market ... Oximeter, Phototherapy/Jaundice Management Devices, CPAP, Capnograph, & Resuscitator) - ... studies the global market over the forecast period of ... 6.28 Billion in 2015 and is poised to grow ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... DUBLIN, Ohio , Feb. 4, 2016 ... Pricing Program, or those already participating in the program, ... Guidance, often referred to as the , Mega-Guidance , ... the final guidance is published in September 2016. ... 340B Product and Service Marketing , summarizes the Mega-Guidance,s ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: