Viadur to be discontinued

February 2008
Pharmaceutical Representative;Feb2008, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p12
The article reports that pharmaceutical company Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals is planning to stop selling and marketing its Viadur (leuprolide acetate implant), a product intended for the management of symptoms associated with advanced prostate cancer in the U.S. According to the company, the decision was not influenced by any safety or efficacy issues of the product instead by the drug's limited long-term market viability.


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