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  • n. A particular antidiabetic drug


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  • Approval was based on a 24-week, double-blind, randomized, parallel-group study which compared the effects of vildagliptin versus placebo in Chinese patients with type 2 diabetes already receiving metformin n=43812.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Incidence of serious adverse events, including hypoglycemia was low, and vildagliptin was generally demonstrated to be well-tolerated12.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Galvus Group USD 181 million, +65% cc, which comprises oral treatments containing vildagliptin for type 2 diabetes, continued to deliver strong growth, driven partly by Japan, where the two-week prescription restriction was lifted.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • The single-pill combination Eucreas/Galvus vildagliptin and metformin contributed 65% of total sales, growing 48% over the third quarter of 2010.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has approved Equa (vildagliptin), marketed as Galvus in the European Union, for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, Exforge

    PharmaTimes World News

  • In a span of two years, and with two products like Januvia (sitagliptin by Merck & Co) and Galvus (vildagliptin by Novartis) in the market, this class of drugs has already achieved annual global sales of $1.5 billion.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • The latter problem led to the FDA issuing only an approvable letter for Novartis 'DPP-4 drug Galvus (vildagliptin) a couple of years ago.

    PharmaTimes World News

  • (vildagliptin), Exforge (valsartan/amlodipine), and Afinitor (everolimus).

    New Statesman


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