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Lexiscan regadenoson: Phase IV data

October 4, 2010 7:00 AM UTC

A double-blind Phase IV trial in 999 patients with asthma (n=532) or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) (n=467) who were likely candidates for MPI studies showed that 0.4 mg IV regadenoson met the primary endpoint of non-inferiority to placebo in the proportion of patients who experienced a >15% worsening in FEV1 at 2 hours post-dose (p=0.1451 for asthma patients and p=0.579 for COPD patients). Data were presented at the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology meeting in Philadelphia. ...