GSK, Adolor stop trials of Entereg over heart risk

04/9/2007 | Age (Melbourne, Australia), The

GlaxoSmithKline and its partner, Adolor Corp., said the drug was designed to treat constipation problems tied to opioid painkillers. But negative findings from a Phase III study found 2.6% of patients treated with Entereg suffered heart problems compared with 1.1% of patients treated with placebos.

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