MS drug Aubagio wins final approval from NICE

Aubagio is an oral treatment approved for MS.
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MS drug Aubagio wins final approval from NICE

Post by MSUK » Wed Jan 22, 2014 2:34 am

Sanofi’s multiple sclerosis drug Aubagio won final approval from the U.K.’s health-cost agency, allowing access to a market in which it will compete with Novartis AG’s Gilenya.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, or NICE, recommended Aubagio, also known as teriflunomide, as a treatment option for adults with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, the most common form of the disease, it said in a statement today. The decision confirms a preliminary ruling made last month in which NICE recommended the drug after Paris-based Sanofi agreed to a price cut......... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/aubagio
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