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EU approves Nubeqa for castration-resistant prostate cancer .- Orion + Bayer

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Published:31st Mar 2020
The European Commission has granted marketing authorisation in the European Union (EU) for Nubeqa (darolutamide), an oral androgen receptor inhibitor (ARi), from Orion Corporation and Bayer.

The approval is based on Phase III ARAMIS trial results showing a statistically significant improvement in metastasis-free survival (MFS) for darolutamide plus androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) versus placebo plus ADT, and a favorable safety profile. Results demonstrated a highly significant improvement in the primary efficacy endpoint of metastasis-free survival (MFS) of darolutamide plus ADT, with a median of 40.4 months, versus 18.4 months for placebo plus ADT (p<0.001), and a favorable safety profile. the compound is indicated for the treatment of men with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (nmcrpc), who are at high risk of developing metastatic disease.></0.001),>

Condition: Prostate Cancer
Type: drug

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