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  • n. An analog of the biological compound prostacyclin, used in the treatment of hypertension.


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  • United Therapeutics still plans to file a Food and Drug Administration application for the treatment, oral treprostinil, based on successful results from another late-stage study; the ingredient is already approved in injectable and inhaled forms.

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  • One issue is that patients on placebo showed surprising improvement, making comparisons harder for oral treprostinil, said Roger Jeffs , president and chief operating officer at United Therapeutics.

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  • Separately, United Therapeutics reported that a trial for oral treprostinil, a potential high-blood-pressure treatment, failed, partly because some patients were unable to handle the full dose prescribed due to side effects.

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  • Recently, the company announced its most recent Phase III trial for oral treprostinil failed to meet its primary endpoint.

  • FREEDOM-M is a 12-week, multi-center, international, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of a sustained release oral formulation of treprostinil diethanolamine in pulmonary arterial hypertension PAHpatients not receiving any other approved PAH therapy.

  • We also expect to fully enroll and then unblind our FREEDOM-C2 pivotal study of oral treprostinil as combination therapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension in April and

  • In addition, we are pleased to announce that we expect to unblind our FREEDOM-M pivotal study of oral treprostinil as monotherapy for pulmonary arterial hypertension in June 2011.

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  • The European agency "as an organization has no previous experience with treprostinil," said Martine Rothblatt, chairwoman and CEO of United Therapeutics, during an analyst conference call.

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  • There were 11 serious adverse events in the treprostinil group, including three cases of worsening pulmonary hypertension, two of syncope, and one each of anemia, abdominal pain, diabetes, diarrhea, gastric ulcer, and right ventricular failure. - medical news plus CME for physicians


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