FDA OK'd a new indication for Eli Lilly's Symbyax, a Zyprexa and Prozac combination therapy. Symbyax is now indicated for patients with treatment-resistant depression, in addition to its prior indication for bipolar depression.
The drug failed to hit its Phase III targets.
Phase-IIIb study results indicate Lyxumia—which is approved abroad but not in the US—was "non-inferior" in terms of controlling blood sugar levels regardless of whether the shot was given before breakfast or later.
Novo's global diabetes study finds that only 29% of polled patients were asked what they thought about prescribed regimens.