AbbVie Gets CHMP Positive Opinion for Rinvoq in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Date : 10/18/2019 @ 12:22PM
Source : Dow Jones News
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AbbVie Gets CHMP Positive Opinion for Rinvoq in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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By Michael Dabaie

 

AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) said the European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use adopted a positive opinion for Rinvoq for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe active rheumatoid arthritis.

The CHMP positive opinion is supported by data from the pivotal Phase 3 SELECT rheumatoid arthritis program evaluating more than 4,400 patients, AbbVie said. The opinion will now be referred to the European Commission for final approval, the company said.

In Phase 3 trials, upadacitinib improved signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, inhibited radiographic progression and improved physical function, AbbVie said.

 

Write to Michael Dabaie at michael.dabaie@wsj.com

 

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

October 18, 2019 08:07 ET (12:07 GMT)

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