The European Commission granted marketing authorization to Amgen and UCB for Evenity (romosozumab) for treating severe osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high risk of fracture.
The U.S. FDA approved a bone-building drug from Pfenex Inc. to treat osteoporosis in certain patients at high risk for fractures, marking the company’s first commercial product.
Israel’s Aidoc, which provides artificial intelligence tools for radiologists, said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared the company’s product for triage of cervical spine fractures.
Older women who take supplements with high doses of vitamins B6 and B12 may be more likely than their counterparts who do not to experience hip fractures, a U.S. study suggests.
Amgen Inc. set the U.S. list price for the company’s new Evenity osteoporosis drug at $1,825 a month, or $21,900 for a full 12-month course of injections.
Amgen and UCB announced that the U.S. FDA approved Evenity (romosozumab-aqqg) for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high risk for fracture.
Vitamin D supplementation may not improve bone density or prevent fractures and falls in adults, a large new analysis suggests.
Amgen and UCB announced the resubmission of the Biologics License Application to the U.S. FDA for Evenity (romosozumab), an investigational monoclonal antibody for the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high risk for fracture.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear Merck & Co.’s appeal of a lower court’s ruling that revived hundreds of lawsuits accusing the company of failing to adequately warn patients of the risks of thigh bone fractures associated with its osteoporosis drug Fosamax.
Older adults who take vitamin D and calcium are no less likely to break their hips or other bones than peers who do not use these supplements per a research review.