Xarelto indication stays as-is

Share this article:

Too little information—or, specifically, missing information, according to Bloomberg—prompted the FDA to reject Johnson & Johnson's request to expand the indication for the company's blood thinner Xarelto.

The drugmaker wanted the drug to be used to reduce blood clots in coronary artery disease patients. Friday's rejection marked a third miss for this indication.

Share this article:
You must be a registered member of MMM to post a comment.
close

Next Article in Business Briefs

The Women's Health landscape is ripe with opportunity for pharma marketers. This seven-page eBook offers product managers a guide to capitalizing on the trends, growth areas and unmet needs. Includes alternative channels to engage OB/GYNs and oncologists, and plenty of tips. Click here to access it.

Email Newsletters