Ivax gains recommendation in Europe for injectable paclitaxel anticancer drug

March 2004
PharmaWatch: Cancer;March 2004, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p18
Market Research Report
Reports on the European Medicines Evaluation Agency's recommendation of the extension of the marketing authorization for Ivax Corp.'s proprietary injectable Paclitaxel to include the treatment of metastatic breast cancer and metastatic ovarian cancer. Identification of Paclitaxel as the active pharmaceutical ingredient in Taxol, a drug marketed by Bristol-Myers Squibb for the treatment of cancers in both the U.S. and Europe.


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