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Amgen Presents Analyses Of Phase 3 Ivabradine Data For The Treatment Of Chronic Heart Failure
Sun 9:00 pm ET (PR Newswire)
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Sept. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (AMGN) today announced data from the Phase 3 SHIFT (Systolic Heart failure treatment with the If inhibitor ivabradine Trial) study evaluating ivabradine in patients with chronic heart failure (HF) were presented at the 18th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) in Las Vegas. A post-hoc analysis from the SHIFT study confirmed low systolic blood pressure (SBP) is associated with poor outcomes in chronic HF, and that ivabradine reduced the primary composite endpoint of cardiovascular death or hospitalization for worsening HF in this subgroup with low baseline SBP. Ivabradine is an oral drug that inhibits the If current ("funny" current) in the sinoatrial node, the body's cardiac pacemaker.2 It works to slow the heart rate without negative effects on myocardial contractility or ventricular repolarization.2 "Despite standard of care, chronic heart failure remains a disabling condition with a poor prognosis for patients at risk for hospitalization," said Sean E. Harper, M.D., executive vice president of Research and Development at Amgen.
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Aldeyra Therapeutics, Inc. [ALDX] +21.20% $31.4 M
NOVACYT [ALNOV.PA] +21.00% $0
CLINUVEL FPO [CUV.AX] +16.53% $0
ADOCIA [ADOC.PA] +15.38% $0
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GILEAD SCIENCES [GILD.MX] -2.91% $2071.0 B
AMGEN [AMGN.MX] +1.22% $1390.1 B
Gilead Sciences, Inc. [GILD] -2.57% $156.7 B
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