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extended release

In pharmacology, the slow or gradual absorption of a drug after ingestion, e.g., one that achieves a peak concentration in the blood after about 6 hr.
See also: release
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Healthcare company Perrigo Company plc (NYSE:PRGO)(TASE:PRGO) reported on Thursday the receipt of final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration for its AB rated Abbreviated New Drug Application referencing Exalgo 32mg extended release analgesic tablets (hydromorphone HCl).
Tacrolimus extended release capsules are a once daily formulation of the calcineurin-inhibitor immunosuppressant tacrolimus.
Astellas believes tacrolimus extended release capsules, given the efficacy, safety profile and unique dosing schedule, offer a potentially promising treatment option for recipients.
At week 48, virologic response was 81% (409/505) for nevirapine extended release formulation compared with 75.
Extended release formulations create significant opportunities for pharmaceutical companies to extend the hold on their compound as changes in formulation require new patents.
Currently, no extended release formulations are available on the European market.
Astellas added it also has more than five years of follow-up data from the treatment of transplant recipients with tacrolimus extended release capsules.
The extended release tablets of Bupropion 12-Hr will be manufactured by Wockhardt at its facility in Waluj, India.
These generic Bupropion Hydrochloride Extended Release tablets are equivalent to GlaxoSmithKline's Wellbutrin SR[R] Extended Release tablets and includes three strengths: 100 mg, 150 mg and 200 mg.
Novel therapies company Relmada Therapeutics (Other OTC:RLMD) reported on Wednesday that it has been granted a patent (EP 2 448 406 B1) from the European Patent Office (EPO) for compositions and methods of use for its extended release oral levorphanol (3-hydroxy-N-methylmorphinan).
Company Ends Development of Extended Release Phenylephrine
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 1, 2015-Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals' NDA for extended release formulation of lorcaserin accepted by US FDA for chronic weight management

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