New Report Just Published: World Multiple Myeloma Therapeutics Market Report
Ortho Biotech Files Application with FDA for Approval of
Combination Drug DOXIL(R) and VELCADE(R) II-43
Receives FDA Approval II-43
FDA Approves Thalomid(R) as Combination Therapy for Multiple
Revlimid(R) Obtains Regulatory Appr...
FDA approves ULORIC (febuxostat) for the chronic management of hyperuricemia in patients with gout
...some for up to five years.
The largest, pivotal, phase 3 clinical trial, CONFIRMS, demonstrated that ULORIC 80 mg was superior to ULORIC 40 mg and allopurinol
300/200 mg (67 percent, 45 percent and 42 percent, respectively) at achieving the primary end point of serum uric acid less than 6.0 mg/dL at the fina...
Pegloticase BLA Filing Accepted for Priority Review by FDA
...rum uric acid and whose signs and symptoms are inadequately controlled with allopurinol
at the maximum medically appropriate dose or for whom allopurinol
Pegloticase (formerly referr...
Studies examine treatment for gout and the condition's protective effects
...hree dosage levels of febuxostat once daily; allopurinol; or a placebo. The allopurinol
dose given was based on kidney function; those with normal function receive...e none of the patients with renal impairment who received the lower dose of allopurinol
reached it. During the first eight weeks, more patients receiving febuxosta...
Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic Version of Zyloprim(R)
Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for allopurinol
Tablets USP, 100 mg
and 300 mg (Allopurinol). allopurinol
is indicated in the management of patients with si...aily uric acid
excretion are elevated. Our generic allopurinol
is the bioequivalent to
Zyloprim(R), a registered ...
Clinical Trials of New Drug Febuxostat Show Promise in Gout Treatment
The study participants were either given allopurinol
or febuxostat (two different doses) as a form of t...uce plasma uric acid levels by as much as 6 mg/dl. allopurinol
treatment was taken by 21% of the members, followe...as found that the new drug was more effective than allopurinol
when used for more than a year, as revealed by sta...
Allopurinol in Medical Technology
Phase III Trial Results Show Elitek(R) (rasburicase) Significantly Reduced Plasma Uric Acid Levels versus Allopurinol in Adults with Hematologic Cancers at Risk for Tumor Lysis Syndrome
- Results Presented at ASH Annual Meeting-
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi-aventis today announced results of a randomized phase III study presented at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology. The study in adult patients with hematological mali...
New Study Shows PCR and FCR Have Significant Activity in B-cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Jeffrey Matous, M.D., Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers-Midtown: Superiority of Rasuburicase vs. allopurinol
on serum uric acid control in adult patients with hematologic malignancies at risk of developing Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Ardea Biosciences, Inc. Announces New Clinical Development Program Directed Toward the Treatment of Gout
...roved pharmaceutical agent, allopurinol, has
significant limitations. According to a large, randomized, clinical study,
only 21% of patients receiving allopurinol
achieve their treatment target,
while 8% experienced serious adverse events (1).
Hyperuricemia in HIV
There is a high prevalence of hyperuricemia ...
Savient Pharmaceuticals Announces Acceptance of Two Gout-Related
Abstracts for Poster Presentation at the European League Against
Rheumatism (EULAR) 2007 Annual Congress
...d quality of
life and physical functioning to the assessment of patient-reported
outcomes in treatment-failure gout (defined as gout patients for
is contraindicated or is ineffective).
In addition to the two abstracts accepted for poster
presentation, two additional abstracts have been acce...
Allopurinol in Biological Technology
The Law Offices of Brian D. Witzer Wins 6+ Million Dollar Verdict
...had gout and described pain in her toe consistent with gout. He prescribed allopurinol
in order to prevent a recurrence of an acute gout attack. Plaintiff made a...nosis and monitoring for an adverse reaction were needed before prescribing allopurinol
to my client." stated Brian D. Witzer, principal of the law firm. "Had the ...
FDA Approves ULORIC(R) (febuxostat) for the Chronic Management of Hyperuricemia in Patients with Gout
..., CONFIRMS, demonstrated that ULORIC 80 mg was superior to ULORIC 40 mg and allopurinol
300/200 mg (67 percent, 45 percent and 42 percent, respectively) at achievi... observed in patients treated with ULORIC (0.74 per 100 patient-years) than allopurinol
(0.60 per 100 patient-years) in clinical trials. A causal relationship with...
Allopurinol in Biological Dictionary
...ns is associated with elevated blood levels of uric acid . ... (Redirected from Uric acid nephrolithiasis) Jump to: navigation, search " ... allopurinol
interferes with the liver's production of uric acid . ... Oxypurines (like xanthine, hypoxanthine, uric acid , and allantoin – words with ......