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Novo Nordisk launches new Rybelsus pill for type 2 diabetes in the UK

September 2, 2020
Research and Development Novo Nordisk, diabetes, type 2, type 2 diabetes

Novo Nordisk’s new type 2 diabetes treatment Rybelsus is now available for doctors and physicians in the UK to prescribe …


Arthritis drug Abatacept could be used to treat type 1 diabetes

August 11, 2020
Manufacturing and Production diabetes, insulin, tye 1, type 2

People with type 1 diabetes could see their lives extended by the arthritis drug Abatacept, new study finds. Researchers at …


Drug industry suing to overturn Minnesota insulin affordability law

July 2, 2020
Business Services diabetes, insulin, type 1, type 2

The drug industry is suing to overturn a Minnesota law that requires companies to provide emergency insulin to diabetics who …

Insulin pumps tied to over 2,000 injuries recalled

February 14, 2020
Medical Communications Type 1 diabetes, diabetes, insulin, type 1, type 2, type 2 diabetes

Over 300,000 insulin pumps have been recalled by Medtronic after injuries and one death were reported due to devices malfunctioning. …


Type 2 diabetes drug Rosiglitazone increases risk of heart problems

February 12, 2020
Research and Development British Medical Journal, diabetes, heart failure, insulin, type 2, type 2 diabetes

A new study has given further evidence that rosiglitazone can contribute to risk of heart problems and heart failure. The …


Less sleep in children linked to increased risk of diabetes

August 16, 2017
Research and Development biotech, diabetes, drugs, pharma, pharmaceutical, type 2, type-2

A study emerging from St George’s University of London found that children who slept an hour less than the recommended …


FDA delays appraisal of Sanofi, Zealand diabetes drug just days before decision due

August 22, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing NDA, Sanofi, appraisal, diabetes, iglarlixi, type 2, type-2, zealand

There was unfortunate news for Sanofi and Zealand Pharma as the FDA announced that it required additional information, constituting a …


Sanofi gets FDA approval for type-2 diabetes treatment Adlyxin

July 28, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing FDA, Lixisenatide, Lyxumia, Sanofi, adlyxin, approval, diabetes, type 2, type-2, zealand

Sanofi has announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Adlyxin (lixisenatide), which is a once-daily mealtime …

FDA approves Lilly/Boehringer Ingelheim type-2 diabetes drug

June 1, 2016
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly, FDA, diabetes, jentadueto, jentadueto xr, lilly, partnership, type 2, type-2

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Jentadueto XR (linagliptin and metformin hydrochloride extended release) tablets for the …


Sun Pharma agree deal to distribute AstraZeneca type-2 diabetes drug in India

March 24, 2016
Sales and Marketing AstraZeneca, India, Sun Pharma, diabetes, oxra, type 2, type-2

Sun Pharma has agreed a deal with AstraZeneca to promote and distribute their type-2 diabetes drug, dapagliflozin, in India. Marketed …

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Takeda pays $2.7 billion to settle Actos lawsuits

May 1, 2015
Sales and Marketing Actos, FDA, Takeda, bladder, lilly, pioglitazone, type 2

Takeda has agreed to pay $2.7 billion to finally settle thousands of US lawsuits claiming its diabetes drug Actos can …

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Sanofi’s inhalable insulin goes on sale in US

February 3, 2015
Sales and Marketing Afrezza, FDA, Mannkind, Sanofi, US, apidra, diabetes, insulin, type 1, type 2

Sanofi has launched its inhalable insulin Afrezza in the US to control blood sugar in people with type 1 and …

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FDA approves novel obesity device

January 16, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing EnteroMedics, FDA, Novo, VBLOC, diabetes, obesity, type 2

The US Food and Drug Administration has shown the green light to US firm EnteroMedics’ new obesity device VBLOC that …

NICE changes insulin advice in diabetes guidelines

December 12, 2014
Sales and Marketing NHS, NICE, diabetes, health survey, insulin, type 1, type 2

NICE has changed its recommendations on type 1 diabetes in adults and children, and type 2 diabetes in children, to …

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Analysis finds no Actos bladder cancer link

December 8, 2014
Sales and Marketing Actos, Cancer, Takeda, bladder, lilly, pioglitazone, type 2

A large-scale analysis of patient data has found that pioglitazone, the diabetes drug that is the subject of ongoing safety …

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