TITLE

TPM/OXYCODONE PATCH TRIAL RECEIVES ETHICS APPROVAL

PUB. DATE
January 2015
SOURCE
Biotech Business;Jan2015, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that biotechnology company Phosphagenics Ltd. has earned ethics approval for the commencement of proof of concept Phase 2 trial in Australia for its TPM/Oxycodone patch. Topics discussed include the trial's goal of determining the effectiveness of the patch for lessening the pain of post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN) patients and the provision of orphan drug status to PHN drugs. The ability of the patch to deliver oxycodone and act on inflamed tissue in a rat model is mentioned.
ACCESSION #
100243602

 

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