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New Data Show Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain Maintained Pain Reduction on Cymbalta(R)
Date:9/11/2009

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- New data show patients with chronic low back pain on Cymbalta(R) (duloxetine HCl) maintained reductions in pain for 41 weeks.(1) In patients who initially responded to duloxetine, this maintenance of pain reduction was accompanied by further reduction in pain that was statistically significant as measured by the Brief Pain Inventory (BPI) average pain rating.(1) The data will be presented today at the sixth triennial congress of the European Federation of Chapters of the International Association for the Study of Pain (EFIC(R)).

A total of 181 patients enrolled in the open-label 41-week extension phase of the study, designed to evaluate long-term maintenance of effect in patients with chronic low back pain taking duloxetine 60 mg or 120 mg once daily. Maintenance of effect was assessed in the responders - 58 duloxetine patients who had experienced at least 30 percent pain reduction from baseline during the 13-week, placebo-controlled acute phase of the study.

The most common adverse events in the study (those occurring in more than 5 percent of study participants) included headache, nausea, upper abdominal pain, excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), back pain, diarrhea and fatigue. Adverse events were similar to those seen in previous duloxetine studies.(1) A total of 18 patients in the study discontinued due to adverse events during the extension phase - 13 in the placebo-treated group and five in the duloxetine-treated group.

"Chronic low back pain is a painful and debilitating condition and this study is an important step in the fight against it," said Vladimir Skljarevski, M.D., lead study author and a neurologist and medical fellow at Lilly Research Laboratories.

Experts estimate chronic low back pain affects between 4 percent and 33 percent of the world's population at any one time.(2) Accor
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