FDA clears albiglutide as an adjunct to diet and exercise for glycemic control in adult type 2 diabetes patients.
Astellus Pharma and Medivation ask the FDA to approve enzalutamide as a treatment for advanced prostate cancer in chemotherapy-naïve men.
However, device doesn't perform as well in children as in adults, FDA says.
Agency pointed to recent studies citing possible heightened heart risk tied to the treatments.
To be used along with proper diet and exercise.
Not all experts are happy with granting wider access to the troubled medication, however.
UroLift system, a permanent implant, helps relieve blocked urine flow.
Products may distract consumers from seeking legitimate medical treatment.
Radium-223, a first-in-class drug, travels directly to the site of bone metastases, where it emits alpha particles that exert an anti-tumor effect.
Interactive tool designed to educate patients and advocates about processes of drug development.
Canagliflozin blocks reabsorption of glucose in the kidney, increases glucose excretion, and lowers blood glucose levels.
Voluntary recall of anemia drug due to reports of anaphylaxis, including three deaths
Oxytrol is intended for use by those 18 and older.
In clinical trials, three patients treated with the hyponatremia drug experienced liver injury, which improved after discontinuing treatment.
Decreases body's production of testosterone.