Locally acting therapies are like a religion to Flexion Therapeutics (NSDQ:FLXN) co-founder & CEO Dr. Mike Clayman, who spent decades at Eli Lilly (NYSE:LLY) with the company’s co-founder, Dr. Neil Bodick, watching promising compounds fail in late-stage trials on the heels of unanticipated safety results. “That’s part of the reason, not the whole reason but part of the reason, […]
Flexion Therapeutics (NSDQ:FLXN) today launched its Zilretta therapy designed to help patients manage pain associated with osteoarthritis of the knee. The Burlington, Mass.-based company’s extended-release intra-articular injection combines a commonly administered, short-acting corticosteroid with a polylactic-co-glycolic acid matrix using Flexion’s microsphere technology. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News.
Flexion Therapeutics (NSDQ:FLXN) said today that the FDA accepted its New Drug Application for Zilretta – its extended-release steroid injection. The Burlington, Mass.-based company won Fast Track status from the watchdog for its osteoarthritis injection in 2015. Flexion touts Zilretta as the 1st intra-articular, extended-release therapy for patients with knee osteoarthritis pain. The injection uses microsophere technology […]
Flexion Therapeutics (NSDQ:FLXN) said today that it submitted a new drug application to the FDA for its extended-release steroid injection Zilretta. The Burlington, Mass.-based company won Fast Track status from the watchdog for its osteoarthritis injection last year. The new drug application is based on data from a pivotal phase III clinical trial evaluating Zilretta in […]