Theravance Biopharma Highlights Approval of Trelegy Ellipta (Closed Triple) as the First Once-Daily Single Inhaler Triple Therapy for the Treatment of Appropriate Patients with COPD in the US
In an announcement dated
"We are excited by the US approval of Trelegy Ellipta, providing COPD patients with access to a unique and first-in-class once-daily triple therapy treatment. This approval also serves as a meaningful milestone for
Trelegy Ellipta is a combination therapy that represents a unique approach to COPD treatment by combining the activity of three molecules with different mechanisms of action in a single, simple-to-use delivery device. The combination treatment includes: fluticasone furoate (FF), an inhaled corticosteroid; umeclidinium (UMEC), a long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA); and vilanterol (VI), a long-acting beta2-adrenergic agonist (LABA). This combination has been formulated to be delivered once-daily in GSK's ELLIPTA® dry powder inhaler.
Our pipeline of internally discovered product candidates includes potential best-in-class medicines to address the unmet needs of patients being treated for serious conditions primarily in the acute care setting. VIBATIV® (telavancin), our first commercial product, is a once-daily dual-mechanism antibiotic approved in the U.S.,
In addition, we have an economic interest in future payments that may be made by
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