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Sep 13, 2010
 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News  |  Clinical Results

Meridia sibutramine: Phase III data

The double-blind, U.S. Phase III SCOUT trial in 10,744 overweight or obese patients >=55 years old with pre-existing cardiovascular disease and/or Type II diabetes showed that Meridia led to a significantly higher rate of primary outcome events, which included non-fatal MI, non-fatal stroke, resuscitation after cardiac arrest or CV death vs. placebo after a mean treatment duration of 3.4 years (11.4% vs. 10%,...

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