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FDA grants expanded approval for Entresto in heart failure.- Novartis

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Last updated:4th May 2021
Published:17th Feb 2021
The FDA has approved an expanded indication for Entresto (sacubitril/valsartan), from Novartis, to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalization for heart failure in adult patients with chronic heart failure. Benefits are most clearly evident in patients with left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) below normal. The label also states LVEF is a variable measure and clinical judgment should be used in deciding whom to treat.
Condition: Heart Failure
Type: drug
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