Lovenox


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Lo·ve·nox

 (lō′və-nŏks′)
A trademark for the sodium form of the drug enoxaparin.
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Visiongain predicts the antithrombotic drugs market will recover from the sharp decline following patent expiries for Plavix and Lovenox in 2012.
Unilife has accorded to render Sanofi with the Unifill Finesse, a customized device from its Unifill platform of prefilled syringes with automatic, needle retraction, for utilizing with the antithrombotic therapy enoxaparin sodium, sold under the brand names Lovenox and Clexane.
What upset the Senate investigative panel, however, was that none of these ostensibly unbiased third parties had disclosed to the FDA that they had been paid by Sanofi to support the lucrative Lovenox monopoly.
In a closely watched decision, the Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved an application by German drug-maker Sandoz and Momenta Pharmaceuticals of Cambridge, Mass, to make the first generic version of the widely used blood thinner Lovenox.
Pfizer Inc (New York) and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's (New York) anti-clotting pill apixaban proved better than standard treatment Lovenox in a late-stage knee surgery trial, boosting prospects for the drug after earlier disappointment.
For the past month I took Coumadin followed by shots of Lovenox.
Sanofi-Aventis (Paris, France) announced that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has affirmed the February 8, 2007 decision by the United States District Court for the Central District of California in the sanofi-aventis Lovenox patent infringement suit against Amphastar and Teva.
Comment: The revised label states that Lovenox has been shown to "reduce the rate of the combined end point of recurrent myocardial infarction or death in patients with acute STEMI receiving thrombolysis and being managed medically or with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
For physicians who were already using Lovenox in pregnant women for whatever reason, I think they'll feel more comfortable," said Dr.
The drug concerned is a brand of the generic drug heparin, marketed as Clexane in the UK and Lovenox in the United States.
The Exanta results come from a trial on 2,800 patients, dubbed Express, that compared the drug to Aventis' Lovenox.
The company, whose products include Taxotere, a new cancer drug, and Lovenox, a new medication that prevents blood clots in certain surgeries, has a four-person international tax planning group in Collegeville, Pennsylvania, and seven more staff devoted to international tax who are located in other countries.