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Pfizer’s Vyndaqel is first EU therapy for ATTR cardiomyopathy

Pfizer’s Vyndaqel is first EU therapy for ATTR cardiomyopathy

Vyndaqel (tafamidis meglumine) has been approved since 2011 for stage 1 polyneuropathy associated with ATTR, but the cardiomyopathy approval significantly extends the eligible patient population for the drug, already growing quickly

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  • Vyndaqel a bright spot as Pfizer comes under pressure Vyndaqel a bright spot as Pfizer comes under pressure

    The big boost for Pfizer came from  Vyndaqel/Vyndamax (tafamidis) for rare disease transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis (ATTR), which swelled to $213m in the fourth quarter from just $39m a year earlier

  • Pfizer buys dwarfism drug company Therachon for $810m Pfizer buys dwarfism drug company Therachon for $810m

    The deal adds to Pfizer’s rare disease portfolio, which just chalked up a major success with the approval of tafamidis products Vyndaqel and Vyndamax for transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy (ATTR-CM)

  • Speedy approval for Pfizer's Onpattro rival Speedy approval for Pfizer's Onpattro rival

    Approved in two different formulations. Pfizer’s blockbuster-in-waiting drug tafamidis has gained FDA approval to treat cardiomyopathy in patients with rare disease ATTR. ... Pfizer filed the drug in two oral formulations, one known as Vyndaqel

  • Solid Q1 results lift Pfizer as it waits for pipeline boost Solid Q1 results lift Pfizer as it waits for pipeline boost

    That will come on the back of product launches like tafamidis in rare disease transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy, a trio of recently-approved cancer drugs including Vizimpro (dacomitinib), a rival to

  • Alnylam gets EU nod for Onpattro amid pricing backlash Alnylam gets EU nod for Onpattro amid pricing backlash

    s Vyndaqel (tafamidis) has been registered in Europe since 2011 and costs in the region of $13, 000 per month. ... for tafamidis as a treatment for cardiomyopathy associated with hATTR amyloidosis after reporting positive results in the phase III

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  • 20 for 2020 – Five pharma leaders to watch in 2020 20 for 2020 – Five pharma leaders to watch in 2020

    to 2025 built on the Prevnar franchise, rare disease therapy Vyndaqel (tafamidis), breast cancer therapy Ibrance (palbociclib) and arthritis drug Xeljanz (tofacitinib), among others. ... Standing in its way is a similarly priced antisense rival from

  • Alnylam’s big moment: bringing groundbreaking RNAi drugs to Europe Alnylam’s big moment: bringing groundbreaking RNAi drugs to Europe

    produced impressive data for its Vyndaqel (tafamidis). ... Onpattro looked to have the edge in terms of clinical data, but Pfizer has new data showing tafamidis is effective in treating patients with cardiomyopathy – the heart damage caused by the

  • Tough times for pharma in Portugal Tough times for pharma in Portugal

    spondylitis. For instance, the Portuguese Association of Amyloidosis (APP) is petitioning parliament for access to Pfyzer's Vyndaqel (tafamidis).

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