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Kyowa Kirin provides update on application for istradefylline in Europe for the treatment of Parkinson’s.

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Last updated:28th Jul 2021
Published:28th Jul 2021
Kyowa Kirin Co., Ltd. has announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) issued a negative opinion for istradefylline as an add-on treatment to levodopa (L-Dopa) based regimens in adults living with Parkinson’s, experiencing end-of-dose motor fluctuations. Kyowa Kirin International remain committed to istradefylline and people living with Parkinson’s and are currently reviewing the options available, which may include re-examination.
Condition: Parkinsons
Type: drug
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