Azmacort


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Az·ma·cort

(ăz′mə-kôrt′)
A trademark for the drug triamcinolone acetonide.
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For more information about seasonal allergies, asthma, Allegra, Nasacort AQ or Azmacort, contact Lisa Kennedy, Aventis Pharmaceuticals, 908/243-6361.
Azmacort was developed by Aventis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Related to Inyx's Puerto Rico acquisition, the contract for producing Azmacort in its existing CFC (chlorofluorocarbon) propellant form had been transferred from Aventis to Inyx.
Aventis announced today it has agreed to sell the global rights to Azmacort (triamcinolone acetonide) Inhalation Aerosol to Kos Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Azmacort is an inhaled corticosteroid indicated as prophylactic treatment for the maintenance of asthma for patients age six and up.
Total Azmacort prescriptions declined 13% versus the first quarter of 2005 in the overall market, but have returned to growth among Kos' target physicians.
The Company currently markets Niaspan and Advicor(R) for the treatment of cholesterol disorders, Azmacort for the treatment of asthma, Cardizem(R)LA for the treatment of hypertension and angina, and Teveten(R) and Teveten(R)HCT for the treatment of hypertension.