March 2007
Worldwide Biotech;Mar2007, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p1
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The article reports that European specialty pharmaceutical company Archimedes Pharma Ltd. has announced the commencement of its global Phase III programme for Nasalfent (r) in breakthrough cancer pain. Patients are being recruited in a placebo controlled, randomised trial in the U.S. and Canada. The efficacy of Nasalfent, which contains fentanyl, a claimed effective opiate analgesic is discussed. Archimedes' proprietary PecSys nasal drug delivery system is incorporated in Nasalfent.


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