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Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Efficacy and Safety of EXPAREL™ Highlighted at "Hot Topics in Plastic Surgery" Panel at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Date:9/26/2011

relief, so a new therapy like EXPAREL, which blocks the pain at its source for up to three days and potentially reduces the need for opioids, could be a game changer."

Also at ASPS, new data from a two-year observational study of EXPAREL following breast augmentation were presented during an oral session on Saturday, September 24, 2011. The study, a long-term follow-up of 94 subjects enrolled in prior Phase 2 and Phase 3 studies who underwent breast augmentation at multiple sites in the U.S. and received either bupivacaine or EXPAREL, evaluated patients from 13 to 24 months following surgery; new key finding include:

  • EXPAREL did not have any impact on normal healing in the presence of silicone breast implant material.
  • There was no meaningful difference in impact on breast appearance or implant material in the bupivacaine versus EXPAREL groups.
  • Neither EXPAREL nor bupivacaine were associated with any serious adverse events, deaths or withdrawals from the study.

"EXPAREL represents a much needed advance in perioperative, site-specific pain relief therapies, and this study demonstrates the long-term safety profile of EXPAREL following breast augmentation," said Harold Minkowitz, M.D., the study's lead author and a staff anesthesiologist at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center in Houston, Texas. "After evaluating patients for up to two years after the procedure, we concluded that EXPAREL did not interfere with the patient's healing process or the integrity of the implant material, and was not associated with any late-stage adverse events."

According to the ASPS, breast augmentation has been the most performed cosmetic surgical procedure since 2006. In 2010, approximately 296,000 breast augmentations were performed, 60 percent of which used silicone implants.(1) In the last decade, the number of breast augmentations performed has increased by 39 percent.(1)

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