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Cadence Pharmaceuticals Submits Acetavance New Drug Application for the Treatment of Acute Pain and Fever
Date:5/14/2009

for the treatment of pain and fever in the United States and is available in more than 600 combination and single-ingredient prescription and over-the-counter products. Cadence acquired the exclusive rights to Acetavance in the United States and Canada in 2006 from Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, which markets the product as Perfalgan(R) in Europe and other parts of the world. Intravenous acetaminophen is approved in approximately 80 countries, including major markets in Europe, where the product is the market leader among all injectable analgesics. Approximately 90 million vials of intravenous acetaminophen were sold in Europe in 2008.

There is an unmet medical need for new agents to treat pain or fever in hospitalized patients who cannot take medications by mouth. Only two classes of intravenous analgesics, opioids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, are currently available in the United States for the treatment of acute pain. Opioids may be associated with a variety of unwanted side effects, including respiratory depression, excessive sedation, nausea, vomiting, constipation, cognitive impairment, and others. The only non-opioid intravenous analgesic currently available in the United States is the NSAID, ketorolac. Post-operative use of intravenous ketorolac is limited due to its potential to cause increased bleeding. Renal toxicity and the potential for increased cardiovascular events further limit the post-operative use of NSAIDs. Dipyrone (metamizole) was the last injectable drug for the reduction of fever in the United States, but since it was taken off the market in 1976, there has been no approved parenteral antipyretic drug available.

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Cadence Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on in-licensing, developing and commercializing proprietary product candidates principally for use in the hospital setting. The company is currently developing Ac
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