Roche’s Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) Receives CHMP’s Recommendation for Approval to Treat Influenza

 Roche’s Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) Receives CHMP’s Recommendation for Approval to Treat Influenza

Roche’s Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) Receives CHMP’s Recommendation for Approval to Treat Influenza

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  • The EMA’s CHMP has recommended the approval of Xofluza (baloxavir marboxil) for the treatment of uncomplicated influenza in patients aged ≥12yrs. Xofluza has also been recommended for approval as a preventive treatment (post-exposure prophylaxis) of influenza in individuals aged ≥12yrs.
  • The CHMP recommendation is based on the results of the P-III CAPSTONE-1, CAPSTONE-2 and BLOCKSTONE studies. The company is expecting the EC’s final decision in approval in the near future
  • Xofluza is the first in a class of antivirals designed to inhibit the cap-dependent endonuclease protein and is available in the US and in several other countries for influenza types A and B

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