January 10, 2011
Abstral transmucosal tablets approved for breakthrough cancer pain
Abstral will be available only through a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) program, which is intended to minimize the risk of misuse, abuse, addiction and overdose. Under this program, pharmacies, distributors, and health care professionals who prescribe to outpatients are required to enroll in the program to prescribe, dispense and distribute this product.
Abstral is expected to be available early in the first quarter of 2011 in 100mcg, 200mcg, 300mcg, 400mcg, 600mcg, and 800mcg dosage strengths.
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