Navigation Links
Hospira Data on European Biosimilar Epoetin, Retacrit, Affirm Treatment Response, Tolerability in Management of Anemia Secondary to Chemotherapy
Date:6/3/2013

s European prospective, observational study included 2,310 patients with solid tumors, lymphomas or myelomas. The majority of patients (>80 percent) enrolled in this study achieved a pre-defined hemoglobin (Hb) response with Retacrit in a real-world clinical setting.   Retacrit was well tolerated in this study with an overall rate of thrombotic events at 3.5 percent. In this observational study, no epoetin alfa biosimilar-related deaths were reported.1

View the full results at: Elisabeth Luporsi-Gely, Pierre-Louis Soubeyran, Mauricette Michallet; Centre Alexis Vautrin, Nancy, France; Institut Bergonie, Bordeaux, France; Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Pierre Bénite, France; Epoetin biosimilars in the management of anemia secondary to chemotherapy in patients with solid tumors, lymphomas, and myelomas: The ORHEO study; Poster session presented at 2013 ASCO Annual Meeting

"Patients in the study showed a very good rate of response to Retacrit and tolerated it well," said Dr. Elisabeth Luporsi-Gely , of ICL Alexis Vautrin, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France, and one of the study's principal investigators. "This is the first post-marketing observation study conducted in France for a biosimilar, and the results reinforce why there is a growing acceptance of biosimilars. The introduction of biosimilars has offered new options for patients and has helped bring cost savings to the healthcare system."

In addition to the results from this study, several Hospira-related studies (view links below) were presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting, including:


SOURCE Hospira, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Amgen, Hospira and Sandoz Named Among Top Pharmaceutical Companies with Greatest Biosimilar Drug Potential in United States
2. Hospira dévoile sa stratégie appareil mondiale
3. Hospira enthüllt weltweite Gerätestrategie
4. Hospira revela estrategia global para sus dispositivos
5. Hospira revela estratégia global para dispositivos
6. Hospira Reports First-Quarter 2013 Results
7. Hospira Unveils Global Device Strategy
8. Hospira Names Matthew R. Stober Senior Vice President of Operations
9. Hospira to Host Conference Call for First-Quarter 2013 Results
10. Hospira Announces Executive Changes
11. Hospira Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2012 Results
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2014)... , Sept. 19, 2014 The American Association ... Medical Design and Manufacturing has joined the AAHomecare Corporate ... Harvey Diamond have been actively involved in ... as it has quickly grown into a major global ... like Drive allows AAHomecare to increase efforts on behalf ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... -- According to market research report, ... & Laboratory), Industry (Food, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Surgical Procedure, ... Geography - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", ... market on the basis of various types, applications, ... market size of each of these segments in ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... and ORLANDO, Fla. , ... supporting Inspire therapy continues to grow, with the publication ... published on-line in Otolaryngology – Head and ... causes a worsening of both objective and subjective measures ... directly attribute Inspire therapy for the reduction in obstructive ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Drive Medical Design & Manufacturing Joins AAHomecare Corporate Partner Program 2Lyophilization Market Worth $5,121.5 Million by 2019 2Lyophilization Market Worth $5,121.5 Million by 2019 3New Data shows Reductions in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity and improvement of quality of life with Inspire therapy 2New Data shows Reductions in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity and improvement of quality of life with Inspire therapy 3New Data shows Reductions in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) severity and improvement of quality of life with Inspire therapy 4
(Date:9/21/2014)... UNIWIGS, one of the leading online stores ... pieces, offers a line of human hair lace wigs inspired ... also shows people what the latest celebrity hairstyles ... there are 4 different hairstyles to choose from: a style ... lace wigs and a hot ombre red lace wig. People ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... More than a quarter of house fires are ... of two ways. The first type of dryer fire occurs ... type of dryer fire occurs when lint builds up in the ... due to malfunctioning electrical systems so if it doesn’t appear to ... Here are some ways that you can prevent dryer fires. , ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Expert witness ... released the findings from its 2014 Expert Witness Fees ... increasingly complex, the demand and compensation for qualified and ... in the Survey’s 16-year history. , The nearly ... hour for their expert work, an increase of 3.2% ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... "I wanted to be able to ... sugary, foul-tasting energy drinks," said an inventor from Fresh ... to drink plain, old coffee. That is why I ... developed ENERG CHEWING GUM to provide a healthy energy ... formula contains nutritious vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. It also ...
(Date:9/21/2014)... "I want to help people who are having ... money for chiropractors," said an inventor from St. Amat, ... for myself." , The Stretch is a device that ... and align the spine properly. It improves flexibility and ... nerves. Compact and easy to use, it's ideal for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:UniWigs New Arrivals Just In- Human Hair Lace Wigs Inspired By Famous Celebrities 2Health News:Restoration Local Offers Tips to Avoid Dryer Fires 2Health News:Restoration Local Offers Tips to Avoid Dryer Fires 3Health News:ExpertPages 2014 Survey Reports Expert Witness Hourly Fees Record All-Time Highs as Demand for Qualified Experts Continues to Grow 2
... of deadly neuroectodermal tumors , MONDAY, Dec. 7 (HealthDay ... role in a particularly aggressive type of childhood brain ... tumors (CNS-PNETs), the discovery of these oncogenes may lead ... , "Lack of insight into the molecular pathogenesis of ...
... , , SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 7 Senior advocacy organizations ... grant from Verizon on Tuesday (Dec. 8) to continue the Commitment to End Abuse ... Hank Lacayo, president and CEO, Congress of California Seniors, ... and CEO, Self-Help for the Elderly, ...
... , GREENDALE, Wis., Dec. 7 Taste of Home ... Comfort Food Diet Cookbook, featuring America,s favorite comfort recipes with ... Food Diet Cookbook , on shelves December 31, 2009, is a ... pounds without feeling deprived. Enjoy pizza, lasagna, mac-n-cheese, pulled pork and ...
... ― The second-generation proteasome inhibitor carfilzomib is showing noteworthy ... among multiple myeloma patients in a phase II clinical ... of the American Society of Hematology. The updated ... relapsed or resistant multiple myeloma who have received one ...
... ... dental emergency, finding a qualified, experienced dentist is a crucial step in preserving your smile ... Minneapolis, ... stand against the high prices and inconvenience of emergency dental procedures. Whether a tooth is ...
... fewer hassles, study finds , MONDAY, Dec. 7 (HealthDay News) ... just as effective in preventing dangerous venous clots as an ... to manage, a new study finds. , Dabigatran is marketed ... not yet approved for use in the United States. , ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New Target May Be Eyed in Kids' Brain Cancer 2Health News:The Country's Largest Cooking Magazine Announces The Comfort Food Diet Cookbook 2Health News:The Country's Largest Cooking Magazine Announces The Comfort Food Diet Cookbook 3Health News:Drug shows positive responses, low side-effects in multiple myeloma 2Health News:Minneapolis Dentists, Shamblott Family Dentistry, Ease the Pain and Cost of Emergency Dental Procedures 2Health News:New Blood Thinner Could Replace Warfarin to Fight Venous Clots 2Health News:New Blood Thinner Could Replace Warfarin to Fight Venous Clots 3
7mm Cross Hairs; Available in 4.5mm to 7.0mm in 0.5mm increments; Ring depth available from 2 to 4mm in 0.5mm increments.; in stainless steel....
2.0mm Rounded Tip, 12mm From Tip to Bend Gently Curved, 15mm Shaft; In Titanium...
Double ended with 0.5mm x 10mm and 1.0mm x 15mm blades; both blades gently curved; round serrated handle, In Titanium....
0.6mm Tip x10mm Shaft, Straight Shaft, 90 Degree Hook at Tip; overall length 120mm; in Titianium....
Medicine Products: