GlaxoSmithKline Statement on FDA Advisory Committee Vote on Use of Asthma Medicines Containing Long-Acting Beta-Agonists
physicians safely manage the appropriate use of serevent
in conjunction with
an ICS," Dr. Strahlman said. ...-- if the FDA adopts the
panel's recommendation on serevent
-- it is possible that serevent
severely restricted and deny patients nee...
Two Asthma Meds May Be Too Risky, FDA Panel Says
The health panel targeted GlaxoSmithKline's serevent
and Foradil, made jointly by Novartis AG and Scher...
The health experts did not say that the use of serevent
and Foradil should be abandoned altogether. Instea...elp explain why Advair and Symbicort were spared. serevent
contains just one active ingredient, sameterol, wh...
FDA Panel Mulls Safety of Asthma Meds
...r (salmeterol, fluticasone), Foradil (formoterol), serevent
(salmeterol), and Symbicort (formoterol, budesonid...risk was seen in three of the four drugs, Foradil, serevent
and Symbicort, but was not seen with Advair. The i... focused on children be added to the packaging for serevent
In 2006, after a 2005 panel invest...
Experts Highlight New Tool as a Timely Addition to Asthma Treatment
... -- As part of the broader public
discussion around asthma sparked by the FDA's examination of the commonly
prescribed asthma drugs Advair, Symbicort, serevent
and Foradil, Dr. Philip
Marcus, Chief, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, St. Francis Hospital, and Dr.
James Wolfe, of Allergist, Allergy and Asthma Ass...
GSK Data Suggests Efficacy of Advair(R) and Serevent(R) is Not Impacted by Genetic Profile
...ne propionate and
salmeterol inhalation powder) or serevent
Diskus(R) (salmeterol xinofoate
corticosteroid and a long-acting beta-agonist) or serevent
beta-agonist) treatment as well as ...the Arg/Arg gene
variation responded to Advair and serevent
therapy just as well as patients
without that vari...
FDA Panel Backs Tougher Warning on Asthma Drugs for Kids
and Advair need specific child warnings on side effects, pediatric panel sa...t stronger label warnings focused on children be added to the packaging for serevent
and Advair, two widely used asthma drugs.
Both drugs are long-acting be...
Inhaler Linked To Asthma Deaths
...d trials involving 33,826 patients. This so-called meta-analysis found that patients who inhaled the long-acting beta-agonists salmeterol (trade names serevent
and Advair, both made by GlaxoSmithKline) or formoterol (trade name Foradil, made by Novartis Pharmaceuticals) were 3.5 times more likely to die from ...
FDA Mislead On Asthma Drug By GlaxoSmithKline
...d incorrect data regarding an anti-asthmatic drug, serevent
to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration two years...came evident last November when The FDA identified serevent
as a drug that needed additional warnings.
Salmeterol is a key ingredient in serevent
and is combined with a steroid to make up Advair, ...
Serevent, to be examined by experts due to deaths associated with its use
...significant" risk for asthma-related deaths in all serevent
users and not just African-Americans, as previousl...indicated.
Although Glaxo halted its study of serevent
in 2003 after finding that it couldn't enroll enou... was a slight increase in asthma-related deaths in serevent
patients compared to those taking a placebo, pulmo...
FDA gives “black box warning” against three asthma drus
...the risks for worsened breathing.
Adavir and serevent
are manufactured by Glaxosmithkline, which contain...drugs should carry additional warnings. Advair and serevent
drugs were both combined with a corticosteroid for...rial conducted in 1996 by Glaxo on their two drugs serevent
and Adavir was done as advised by FDA. The SMART t...