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As the latest molecule in the mucoactive drug class Erdosteine has recently received Orphan-Drug Designation from the FDA. Erdosteine was developed by Edmond Pharma and this productive drug is already marketed in 40 countries around the world for the treatment of both chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic bronchitis. There are currently no medications[…]

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In late January 2013, Olodaterol CAS# 868049-49-4 was the focus of an FDA committee reviewing data for the drug’s approval as a once-daily maintenance bronchodilator to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), as well as chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The FDA Pulmonary-Allergy Drugs Advisory Committee recommended that the clinical data from the Boehringer Ingelheim Phase III studies[…]

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Roflumilast, CAS number 162401-32-3, is also known by the brand name Daliresp. The patent for Daliresp, which is marketed by Forest Pharmaceuticals, is due to expire on Jan 27, 2015. Patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, find that treatment with roflumilast is efficacious at reducing flare ups of their condition, especially those[…]

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