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2009-09-23 12:27:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- PARI Pharma's Altera, which uses eFlow Technology, is the first drug-specific nebuliser for cystic fibrosis and has been specifically developed to deliver Gilead Sciences' Cayston. Cayston, aztreonam lysine 75 mg powder and solvent for nebuliser solution, is a new antibiotic that received conditional marketing approval from the European Commission as a suppressive therapy for cystic fibrosis patients, 18 years and older, who have chronic...

2009-09-14 12:42:00

MONTEREY, Calif., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Mpex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. reported positive top line results from a Phase 2b clinical trial with Aeroquin, a novel aerosol formulation of levofloxacin delivered by an optimized Investigational eFlow Nebulizer System from PARI Pharma. In the Mpex cystic fibrosis trial, nebulized Aeroquin met the primary endpoint of reducing bacterial counts of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in sputum after 28 days of dosing versus placebo. "It is exciting to see these...

2009-09-14 07:00:00

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Transave, Inc., today reported positive results from a Phase II clinical trial in non-cystic fibrosis (CF) bronchiectasis patients for its lead investigational drug, ARIKACE(TM) (liposomal amikacin for inhalation). The Phase II data indicated that ARIKACE, delivered once daily for 28 consecutive days, demonstrated superior clinical benefit compared to placebo as measured by patient and physician reported outcomes and reduction in Pseudomonas...

2009-09-11 21:47:00

NAPA, Calif., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dey L.P., a subsidiary of Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL), today issued an advisory regarding the theft of two different types of its respiratory medications, Ipratropium Bromide Inhalation Solution, 0.02%, and Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Solution, 0.083%, unit-dose vials. The lots were on a tractor-trailer that was stolen in the state of Florida. The NDC numbers for the Ipratropium product are 49502-685-31 (lot number F09089) and 49502-685-62...

2009-09-10 07:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Mpex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced positive data from its Phase 2b clinical trial with Aeroquin((R)) (a novel aerosol formulation of levofloxacin, MP-376) in cystic fibrosis (CF). Trial results showed that nebulized Aeroquin met the primary endpoint of reducing bacterial counts of Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa) in sputum after 28 days of dosing versus placebo. Clinically and statistically significant improvements versus placebo were...

2009-07-30 07:36:00

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Transave Inc. announced today that it has entered into a cooperative research and development agreement with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to study ARIKACE(TM) (liposomal amikacin for inhalation) in patients with nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) lung infections. Transave and NIAID will collaborate on the planning, design and implementation of a clinical...

2009-07-21 08:00:00

MIDLOTHIAN, Va., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, PARI Respiratory Equipment was granted a US Patent for its Vortex Holding Chamber, a unique, non-electrostatic, holding chamber with a one piece, dual-valve system that optimizes patient inhalation and exhalation for more efficient medication delivery with a metered dose inhaler (MDI). "While metered dose inhalers offer a quick burst of medication, there are a number of problems delivering an effective dose to patients. These include...

2009-06-30 11:53:00

MIDLOTHIAN, Va., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In two recent COPD studies sponsored by DEY LP, PARI's LC Plus nebulizer and PRONEB compressors (Ultra and Ultra II) were used to show that nebulized formoterol fumarate (Perforomist, DEY LP, Mylan Inc.) improves pulmonary function. "We are pleased that researchers chose PARI products as the exclusive nebulizer systems for recent studies comparing maintenance treatments for COPD. Sutherland et al. used an open-label crossover design allowing...

2009-06-25 08:45:00

Company Also Receives Patent Covering ARIKACE for Once-Daily Treatment of Pseudomonas Lung Infections MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics Inc., the nonprofit affiliate of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, has provided a $2.2 million award to Transave Inc., for the continued development of ARIKACE(TM) (liposomal amikacin for inhalation), an antibiotic that aims to treat Pseudomonas lung infections in cystic fibrosis (CF) and non-CF...

2009-06-02 15:08:00

MONTEREY, Calif., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- This month's Journal of Aerosol Medicine and Pulmonary Drug Delivery features positive Phase Ib clinical trial results for PARI Pharma's L-CsA, inhaled liposomal cyclosporine A. In May, PARI Pharma received Orphan Drug Designation from the Food and Drug Administration for L-CsA, delivered via an Investigational eFlow Nebulizer System, for the prevention and treatment of bronchiolitis obliterans, a devastating, incurable disease of the small airways...