FDA reviewers back approval of Merck's blood-clot drug

01/13/2014 | Reuters · Medscape (free registration)

Ahead of an FDA advisory panel meeting Wednesday, FDA reviewers recommended the approval of Merck & Co.'s experimental blood-clot drug Zontivity, or vorapaxar, for prevention of stroke, cardiac arrest and cardiac-related death in patients who recently had a heart attack. The recommendation was based on "robustly positive" data from the TRA 2P trial.

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