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Merck Announces FDA Acceptance of New Drug Application for Investigational Fertility Treatment

January 2, 2014

New Drug Approvals

 

corifollitropin alfa

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that the New Drug Application (NDA) for its investigational fertility treatment, corifollitropin alfa, has been accepted for standard review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Merck is seeking FDA approval of corifollitropin alfa for Controlled Ovarian Stimulation (COS) in women participating in assisted reproductive technology.

If approved, corifollitropin alfa would be the first sustained follicular stimulant for use in a fertility treatment regimen.

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http://www.pharmalive.com/fda-accepts-mercks-fertility-treatment-nda

 

Corifollitropin alfa

Merck received approval on February 15, 2010 from the European Commission for ELONVA (corifollitropin alfa) a long lasting single injection fusion protein lacking LH activity. Only one injection is required for the first seven days, replacing the first seven daily injections of conventional FSH. Initial results demonstrates similar pregnancy rates as daily recombinant FSH injections.[7][8]

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