Navigation Links
Asmanex Twisthaler launched by Schering-Plough for treatment of asthma

Asmanex Twisthaler has been launched by Schering-Plough as therapy in the control and management of mild, moderate or severe persistent asthma in patients 12 years of age and older. It was launched in the United Kingdom in January and is expected to be launched in the other European Union(EU) markets, in the next few months. Asmanex Twisthaler, a dry powder inhaler, contains the orally// inhaled corticosteroid mometasone furoate, which was discovered and developed by Schering-Plough Research Institute. The product employs a state-of-the-art, inhalation-driven device that does not use a propellant, thus eliminating the need for hand-breath coordination.

Asmanex Twisthaler represents a major new treatment option in helping asthma patients manage their disease and is a valuable addition to the therapies available to physicians for treating asthma, which is a serious and life-threatening disease. Richard Jay Kogan, President and CEO of Schering-Plough said that Asmanex, which is the first asthma therapy in international markets, represents an important advance for Schering-Plough and will significantly strengthen its respiratory portfolio, which includes Nasonex, an inhaled nasal steroid for allergies, and Clarinex, the once-daily non-sedating antihistamine. The Chairman, Hans-Jorg Kummer, added that the product's proven efficacy, convenient once-daily dosing and easy-to-use device would help patients better adhere to their dosing regimen and assist in achieving control of their asthma symptoms.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Novel "CYCLOSPORINE CAPSULE FORMULATION" to be launched
2. New initiative launched to fight malaria by repelling mosquitoes
3. Clarithromycin tablets to be launched in India soon
4. Guide for physicians launched to help them identify alcohol disorders
5. New X-ray machine launched by GE Healthcare
6. Historic trial for tuberculosis launched together by leading drug companies
7. New tetanus-diphtheria combination vaccine launched by Serum Institute of India
8. Hot Air Balloon Festival launched in Rajasthan
9. Thyroid hormone treatment hastens recovery after cardiac surgery
10. Feeding channel created by malaria parasite - a new target for malaria treatments
11. Now umbilical cord helps in stroke treatment.
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/28/2016)... California (PRWEB) , ... May 28, 2016 , ... "Color ... to drag and drop a preset onto their media," said Christina Austin - CEO ... Film Studios, editors can quickly and easily add stylish color grades to their footage. ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... ... Southland Log Homes , designer and manufacturer of America’s Favorite Log Home™, ... found on its website at SouthlandLogHomes.com. , The designs of the wood barn ... of timber post and beam construction. The result is a barn that not ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... This campaign aims to provide a ... as a society can control and change. , As nearly 795,000 Americans suffering from ... within the United States. Plus, with an estimated 129,000 of these people dying from ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... May 27, 2016 , ... ... by inspiring human interest stories, which come courtesy of leaders in the nursing and ... the industry, from leading advocates and associations—namely Abilene Christian University. , As the ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... Gilsum, New Hampshire (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... natural skin care products, has been honored with a 2016 When Work Works Award ... This prestigious award, part of the national When Work Works project administered by the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/27/2016)... , May 27, 2016 ... biopharmaceutical company focused on late-stage drug development, today ... Pharma of pivotal batches required for registration ... Administration (FDA). This follows Kitov,s announcement ... trial successfully met its primary efficacy endpoint. ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... , May 26, 2016 According ... "Medical Waste Management Market - U.S. Industry Analysis, Size, Share, ... management market in the U.S. was valued at US$ 5.89 ... CAGR of 3.4% from 2015 to 2023 to reach US$ ... analysis of current and emerging needle free drug delivery devices ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... 26, 2016   Change Healthcare , ... network solutions and technology-enabled services designed to ... into a strategic channel partnership with SourceMed, ... solutions and revenue cycle management services that ... rehabilitation clinics to optimize revenue, operational efficiency ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: