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FDA Approves New Indication for Ipsen’s Somatuline Depot (lanreotide) Injection for the Treatment of Carcinoid Syndrome

Posted 21 Sep 2017 by Drugs.com

Paris (France) September 18, 2017 – Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) (Ipsen), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental indication for Somatuline Depot (lanreotide) Injection 120 mg for the treatment of carcinoid syndrome; when used, it reduces the frequency of short-acting somatostatin analogue rescue therapy. Somatuline Depot is also ...

FDA Approves Somatuline Depot (lanreotide) for Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by Drugs.com

December 16, 2014 – The U. S. Food and Drug Administration has approved lanreotide (Somatuline Depot Injection, Ipsen Pharma) for the treatment of patients with unresectable, well or moderately differentiated, locally advanced or metastatic gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (GEP-NETs) to improve progression-free survival. Lanreotide was previously approved for the long-term treatment ...

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