The settlement alleges that the company misrepresented its antiplatelet drug, Aggrenox, that was effective for many conditions 'below the neck,' such as heart attacks and congestive heart failure, and that it was superior to Plavix, without evidence to substantiate that claim; misrepresented that Micardis
protected patients from early morning strokes and heart attacks and treated metabolic syndrome; misrepresented that Combivent could be used as a first-line treatment for bronchospasms associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Falsely stated that Atrovent and Combivent could be used at doses that exceeded the maximum dosage recommendation in the product labelling and that the drugs were essential for treatment of COPD.
The settlement made between all 50 states and the District of Columbia solves allegations that BIPI engaged in unfair, deceptive, or misleading practices in its promotion of Micardis
, Aggrenox, Atrovent, and Combivent by allegedly representing that the prescription drugs had sponsorship, approval, characteristics, ingredients, uses, benefits, quantities, or qualities that they did not have.
5 mg and 80 mg/25 mg, declaring it bioequivalent and therapeutically equivalent to Boehringer-Ingelheim GmbH's Micardis
Boehringer Ingelheim et Biopharm ont procede, hier, a Alger au lancement de la production en Algerie de Micardis
, un medicament destine a lutter contre l'hypertension arterielle dont la fabrication est prevue au laboratoire de Biopharm, a Oued Smar.
valsartan); action of Micardis
angiotensin, the (telmisartan); and vessel-constricting Cozaar (losartan).
Interestingly, the agency overruled "no" votes only three times: (Tarceva for maintenance therapy in lung cancer, Avastin for breast cancer, and Micardis
to lower blood pressure.
The DOJ announced yesterday that Boehringer will pay $95 million to resolve the allegations that it improperly promoted its anti-stroke drug Aggrenox, its chronic obstructive pulmonary disease drugs Atrovent and Combivent, and its hypertension drug Micardis
The medication is currently sold under brand names as Diovan, Micardis
, Cozaar, Benicar and Avapro.
Ozgecmisi: Kronik bobrek yetmezligi, kronik kalp yetmezligi, HT, DM, alt ekstremitede dolasim bozuklugu, bacaklarda kronik lenfodemi olan olgu Pantpas, Micardis
, Starlix, Glucobay, Cardura, Dilatrent, Coumadin kullanmaktadir.
Medicamentos Dosagem Composicao Angipress 25 mg Atenolol Sinergen 5 mg + 20 mg Besilato de Anlodipino + Maleato de Enalapril Micardis
40 mg Telmisartana Propranolol 40 mg Cloridrato depropranolol Vasopril Plus 20 mg + 12,5 mg Maleato de enalapril + hidroclorotiazida Hidroclorotiazida 25 mg Hidroclorotiazida Tabela 2--Caracterizacao do treinamento aplicado Amostra No.
ARBs such as Micardis
, Avapro, Diovan, and Cozaar are a class of medications used to treat high blood pressure.
Most of the data in the analysis was drawn from studies of telmisartan, which is marketed as Micardis
, among other names.