Navigation Links
FDA Approved VIMOVO(TM) for Arthritis Patients At Risk of Developing NSAID-Associated Gastric Ulcers
Date:4/30/2010

WILMINGTON, Del., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AstraZeneca and POZEN Inc. today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved VIMOVO™ (naproxen and esomeprazole magnesium) delayed-release tablets for the relief of signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis, and to decrease the risk of developing gastric ulcers in patients at risk of developing NSAID-associated gastric ulcers.(1) VIMOVO, co-developed by POZEN Inc. and AstraZeneca, is a fixed-dose combination of enteric-coated naproxen, a pain-relieving non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), and immediate-release esomeprazole, a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). The FDA approval was supported by data from a clinical development program, including results from the pivotal PN400-301 and PN400-302 studies, which showed patients taking VIMOVO experienced significantly fewer endoscopic gastric ulcers, compared to patients receiving enteric-coated naproxen.(2)

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091027/PH99766LOGO )

Twenty-seven million Americans are affected by osteoarthritis(3), which is the most common form of arthritis.(4) While many patients with osteoarthritis treat their symptoms with NSAIDs(5), 50% of chronic NSAID users are at risk of gastrointestinal ulcers.(5)

"In a single pill, VIMOVO provides a proven pain reliever with a built-in PPI for arthritis patients at-risk for NSAID-associated gastric ulcers," said Howard Hutchinson, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, AstraZ
'/>"/>

SOURCE AstraZeneca; POZEN Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Related medicine technology :

1. Schwarz Pharma Pays $22 Million to Settle False Claims Allegations Concerning Reimbursement for Unapproved Drugs
2. Biostar Pharmaceuticals Approved for Listing on NASDAQ Global Market
3. Once-Daily MIRAPEX ER Now Approved by FDA for Both Early and Advanced Parkinsons Disease
4. PARI Pharmas Altera Delivers Gileads Cayston, Approved by the U.S. FDA for the Improvement of Respiratory Symptoms in Cystic Fibrosis Patients With Pseudomonas aeruginosa
5. United States Seizes Unapproved Ozone Generators
6. Now Approved: Fujifilms FDR AcSelerate Direct Digital DR System
7. Ampyra is First Symptom Management Drug Developed Specifically to Treat MS, the First Oral MS Therapy Approved for MS, and the First New FDA Approved Therapy to Come Through the MS Pipeline Since 2004
8. Majority of Surveyed Pharmacy Directors Expect To Cover Pfizers Tanezumab If It Is Approved for the Treatment of Chronic Pain
9. New FDA Approved Breast Cancer Screening Tool
10. ULURU Inc. Obtains Status of Approved Supplier With McKesson.
11. Worlds Only FDA Approved Home Needle Destruction Device is in Production
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2014)... SAN DIEGO, July 31, 2014 Tandem Diabetes Care®, ... and manufacturer of the t:slim® Insulin Pump, today reported its ... In comparing the second quarter of 2014 to ... percent to $10.3 million from $5.5 million , t:slim ... pumps In comparing six months ended June 30, ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... , July 31, 2014  Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... update on its pipeline and new product development ... to initiate a Phase 2a study of AZ-002 ... for the management of patients with acute repetitive ... Staccato -based product candidates for development - AZ-008 ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... July 31, 2014  Decision Resources Group is launching ... product Marketrack to now include ChinaTrack; the new capabilities ... in an interactive dashboard providing detailed brand-level share tracking ... a hospital level. Other key capabilities of ... feed: In addition to end-user surveys of healthcare facilities, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 2Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 3Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 4Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 5Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 6Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 2Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 3Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 4Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 5Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 6Decision Resources Group Announces First Medical Device Account Targeting Tool in China 2
(Date:7/31/2014)... July 31, 2014 Bedford Commons ... firm Innerspire: Brand ReEnergizers to do what ... how we connect with the community all while still ... area practice, which caters to women’s health needs for ... and total women focused care ( Gynecology ), worked ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Dr. Andrew ... American Board of Dermatology, fellowship trained Mohs surgeon that ... Top Docs. , After extensive dermatology research training at ... Health, Dr. Li completed his internship in internal medicine ... University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Li pursued further ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... has been rising steadily in the U.S in recent ... and Health, the number of individuals reporting past year ... (669,000). Emerging evidence suggests the increase may be linked ... and/or intranasal PO use to heroin use, with POs ... heroin injection. This drug-use trajectory appears to have ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... 2014 Model moms are believers. PBS has ... positions in the field have grown exponentially in the last ... thriving industry, there are associated myths that need to be ... Frontier Nursing University . Celebrating 75 years in 2014, ... in the nation. “Frontier is changing the face of ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... Infection prevention and control is the ... products in the pharma, medical device, and food industries. ... products and equipment types; the two procedures prevent the ... products. , The world market for infection prevention ... a CAGR of about 7.5% through to 2018. The ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Doctor Videos & Women’s Stories Jumpstart Local OB-GYN Practice 2Health News:Doctor Videos & Women’s Stories Jumpstart Local OB-GYN Practice 3Health News:Doctor Videos & Women’s Stories Jumpstart Local OB-GYN Practice 4Health News:NJ Top Docs Proudly Presents Approved Provider, Dr. Andrew Li of Warren Skin Care Center 2Health News:NYU CDUHR researchers look at prescription opioid abuse among young adults in NYC 2Health News:NYU CDUHR researchers look at prescription opioid abuse among young adults in NYC 3Health News:Frontier Nursing University Busts Midwifery Myths In Celebration of 75th Anniversary 2Health News:Frontier Nursing University Busts Midwifery Myths In Celebration of 75th Anniversary 3Health News:Frontier Nursing University Busts Midwifery Myths In Celebration of 75th Anniversary 4Health News:Frontier Nursing University Busts Midwifery Myths In Celebration of 75th Anniversary 5Health News:Infection Prevention and Control Market to Post about 7.5% CAGR through 2018, States Infiniti Research in Its Study Published at MarketPublishers.com 2Health News:Infection Prevention and Control Market to Post about 7.5% CAGR through 2018, States Infiniti Research in Its Study Published at MarketPublishers.com 3
... from across Pennsylvania with substantial experience in ... Sept. 11 The Pennsylvania,Patient Safety Authority,s Board ... control experts to help implement Act 52 of ... Ed Rendell in July to help reduce and,eliminate ...
... Sally Watkins, PhD(c), MS, RN, has been named ... the Washington State Nurses,Association (WSNA), the State,s oldest ... are very fortunate to have in Sally Watkins ... and nurse advocate," said WSNA Executive,Director Judy Huntington, ...
... a mid-August edition of Circulation: Journal of the America Heart ... eating habits, it can strongly influence their heart disease risk ... Coronary Risk Factor Intervention Project have landmark implications on how ... a childs fat intake, primarily reduction in intake of saturated ...
... power industry is riding the green wave back into ... to our growing energy needs. But even as the ... play, it is bound by a global energy landscapefrom ... the marketplace. , Veteran New York Times energy ...
... shows no improvement with carvedilol , , TUESDAY, Sept. 11 (HealthDay News) ... that has been effective for adults with heart failure, did not ... rate of improvement -- and the lack of it -- was ... drug as it was for 54 youngsters who got a placebo. ...
... of prostate biopsies resulted in a cancer diagnosis among ... first biopsy did not find cancer often had multiple ... a cancer diagnosis. , While PSA (prostate-specific antigen) ... a biopsy is what actually determines the presence of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 2Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 3Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 4Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 5Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 6Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 7Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 8Health News:Patient Safety Authority Board of Directors Names Infection Advisory Panel 9Health News:New Director of Nursing Practice Named for Nurses Association 2Health News:Children who learn heart healthy eating habits lower heart disease risk 2Health News:Children who learn heart healthy eating habits lower heart disease risk 3Health News:Trade-offs reveal no clear favorites in alternative energy market 2Health News:Beta Blocker Doesn't Help Children With Heart Failure 2Health News:Other highlights in the September 11 JNCI 2Health News:Other highlights in the September 11 JNCI 3
HbA1c / HbCalibrator...
Control Plasma for Assays of Low MolecularWeight Heparins (LMWH) using Anti-Xa Method on STA© Analyzers....
... Abnormal Control Plasmas for ... D-dimer and Free Protein ... For use with STA© ... D-DI (#0515) andSTA© LIATEST© ...
CRP Full Range (0.1-160mg/l)...
Medicine Products: