Urovant Sciences to Present Late-Breaking Data on Vibegron During Plenary Session at the American Urological Association Annual Meeting
Second abstract with data concluding vibegron does not inhibit CYP2D6, a common drug metabolism pathway, also accepted for podium presentation
The late-breaker presentation of the vibegron international Phase 3 pivotal trial EMPOWUR by Dr.
|International Phase 3, Double-Blind, Placebo- and Active (Tolterodine)-Controlled Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Vibegron in Patients with Symptoms of Overactive Bladder. EMPOWUR|
|Next Frontier Plenary Session, Sunday Afternoon|
|Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 1:10 - 1:19 p.m. CT|
|Location: MCP: W375d|
|Presenter: David Staskin, MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston|
|Once-Daily Vibegron, a Novel Oral β3 Agonist Does Not Inhibit CYP2D6, a Common Pathway for Drug Metabolism in Patients on OAB Medications|
|Friday, May 3, 2019 at 1:00 - 1:10 p.m. CT|
|Location: MCP: W179b|
Presenter: Matthew Rutman, MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York
Presentation abstracts may be found on the AUA website at http://www.aua2019.org/abstracts. Additional information about the presentations remain subject to the AUA embargo policy and will be made available at the time of the presentations.
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