Tag: Repatha

Amgen Makes All Repatha® (evolocumab) Device Options Available In The US At A 60 Percent Reduced List Price

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that as part of the Company’s commitment to improve patient affordability for an innovative biologic medicine for people with high cholesterol who are at risk for heart attacks and strokes, all Repatha® (evolocumab) device options, including the Pre-Filled Syringe and Pushtronex® (on-body infusor […]

Amgen Receives European Commission Approval For Repatha® (Evolocumab) To Prevent Heart Attack And Stroke In Adults With Established Cardiovascular Disease

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., May 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that the European Commission (EC) has approved a new indication in the Repatha® (evolocumab) label for adults with established atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (myocardial infarction, stroke or peripheral arterial disease) to reduce cardiovascular risk by lowering low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) levels. With the […]

FDA Approves Amgen’s Repatha® (evolocumab) To Prevent Heart Attack And Stroke

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that following priority review of its supplemental Biologics License Application, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Repatha® (evolocumab) as the first PCSK9 inhibitor to prevent heart attacks, strokes and coronary revascularizations in adults with established cardiovascular disease.1 “We are pleased […]