FDA accepts Pfizer-Sanofi application for insulin inhaler

03/4/2005 | Wall Street Journal, The

Pfizer and Sanofi-Aventis, partners in developing a form of insulin that is inhaled, said the U.S. FDA accepted its application and will review the product, called Exubera, which delivers the insulin in a dry-powder form. The companies plan to co-market the inhaler for adults with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, making it the first form of insulin given by means other than an injection or a pump. San Carlos, Calif.-based Nektar Therapeutics developed both the inhaler and the dry form of insulin.

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