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June 2008
Pharmaceutical Representative;Jun2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p14
The article presents news briefs on drug approval in North America. A once-monthly does of the 150 mg Actonel tablets has been approved for the treatment and prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis. Ontario-based Biovail Corp. has received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its Aplenzin for the treatment of depression in adults. The marketing authorization for Relistor (methylnaltrexone bromide), developed by Progenics Pharmaceuticals and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, was approved.


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