ViiV HEALTHCARE ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN REGULATORY SUBMISSION FOR SINGLE-TABLET REGIMEN
ViiV Healthcare announces European regulatory submission for a single-tablet regimen combining
with abacavir and lamivudine for people living with HIV
London, UK – 25 October 2013: ViiV Healthcare today announced the submission of a regulatory application in Europe for its investigational single-tablet regimen (STR) combining
“People living with HIV and their doctors seek to use appropriate treatment options for the individual, while also trying to
Dolutegravir was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in August 2013 under the brand name Tivicay® for use in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV-1 in adults and children aged 12 years and older weighing at least 40 kg (approx. 88 lbs). The review of the MAA for
About ViiV Healthcare
ViiV Healthcare is a global specialist HIV company established in November 2009 by GlaxoSmithKline (LSE: GSK) and Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) dedicated to delivering advances in treatment and care for people living with HIV. Shionogi joined as a 10% shareholder in October 2012. The company’s aim is to take a deeper and broader interest in HIV/AIDS than any company has done before and take a new approach to deliver effective and new HIV medicines, as well as support communities affected by HIV. For more information on the company, its management, portfolio, pipeline, and commitment, please visit www.viivhealthcare.com.
Press Release, 23 October 2013. Available at:
Please refer to country-specific Kivexa prescribing information.
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