Tag: Vascepa

Amarin Shares Topline Data from Partner’s Pivotal Phase 3 Study of VASCEPA® (Icosapent Ethyl) in Mainland China

Significant Reduction in Triglyceride Levels Without Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol (LDL-C) Increase Compared to Placebo and Safety Profile Similar to Placebo Achieved with 4 Grams Per Day Dose of Icosapent Ethyl in Chinese Patients with Very High Triglycerides (>500 mg/dL) Results Support Upcoming Submission by Partner, Edding, Seeking Regulatory Approval in China DUBLIN, Ireland and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Nov. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) today shared positive, statistically […]

VASCEPA® (Icosapent Ethyl) Found to Significantly Reduce Ischemic Events in Patients with Prior Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Procedures in Post Hoc Subgroup Analyses of Landmark REDUCE-IT® Study Presented at American Heart Association’s Virtual Scientific Sessions 2020

VASCEPA®, compared with placebo, significantly reduced primary composite first and total major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) in post hoc exploratory analyses of patients with a history of CABG by 24% and 36%, respectively, and key secondary composite first hard MACE, comprised of heart attacks, stroke and cardiovascular death, by 31% Administration of VASCEPA resulted in […]

New VASCEPA® (Icosapent Ethyl)-Related Scientific Findings to Be Presented at American Heart Association’s Virtual Scientific Sessions 2020

Amarin-Supported Research and Analyses from Academic Collaborators to Be Featured in Eight Presentations, Including REDUCE-IT® CABG (Coronary Artery Bypass Graft) Results and Additional Mechanism of Action Insights DUBLIN, Ireland and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Oct. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN) today announced that new scientific findings that add […]

VASCEPA® (Icosapent Ethyl) Found to Significantly Reduce Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Compromised Renal Function at Baseline in Prespecified and Post Hoc Subgroup Analyses of Landmark REDUCE-IT® Study Presented at American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Kidney Week 2020

Patients with decreased renal function prior to treatment with VASCEPA or placebo had higher rates of cardiovascular events than the overall population studied in REDUCE-IT REDUCE-IT patients with decreased renal function prior to treatment showed similarly favorable relative risk reductions and numerically greater absolute risk reductions in cardiovascular events in […]

VASCEPA® (Icosapent Ethyl) Found to Significantly Reduce Ischemic Events in Patients with Prior Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) in Post Hoc Subgroup Analyses of Landmark REDUCE-IT® Study Presented at Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Connect 2020

VASCEPA®, compared with placebo, significantly reduced primary composite first and total MACE (major adverse cardiovascular events) in post hoc exploratory analyses of patients with a history of PCI by 34% and 39%, respectively, and key secondary composite first hard MACE, comprised of heart attacks, stroke and cardiovascular death, by 34% Administration of VASCEPA resulted in robust absolute risk reductions of 8.5% and 5.4% and numbers needed to treat (NNT) of 12 and 19, respectively, for both […]

Amarin Supports Latest Clinical Research Evaluating VASCEPA® (Icosapent Ethyl) in Patients with Persistent Cardiovascular Risk Presented at ESC Congress 2020, the Annual Meeting of the European Society of Cardiology

VASCEPA is the first and only agent studied on top of statin therapy reported to exhibit coronary plaque regression in hypertriglyceridemic patients VASCEPA in REDUCE-IT® cardiovascular outcomes study achieved statistical significance for primary and secondary endpoints at predefined blinded first and second interim analyses that persisted at final analyses VASCEPA […]

Amarin Announces Plans to Maximize Blockbuster Potential of VASCEPA® (icosapent ethyl) in Europe

Amarin to Build Dedicated Organization to Retain Substantial Value of One of the Most Anticipated Cardiovascular Drug Products in Decades Veteran Cardiovascular Commercial Executive Hired to Lead Focused Launch DUBLIN, Ireland and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN), today announced the company’s plans to undertake […]

VASCEPA® (icosapent ethyl) Data from REDUCE-IT® REVASC, Including New Data on Timeframe to Demonstrated Benefit, Presented as Encore at The American Society for Preventive Cardiology 2020 Virtual Summit on CVD (Cardiovascular Disease) Prevention

VASCEPA showed significant reduction in coronary revascularization, including coronary stenting and cardiac bypass surgery, in prespecified and post hoc analyses of landmark REDUCE-IT study First and total coronary revascularization event reductions of 34% and 36%, respectively, shown with VASCEPA in prespecified tertiary endpoint analyses, with results consistent across different types […]

Amarin Plans to Increase VASCEPA® (icosapent ethyl) Promotion and Education

Significant Opportunity Seen as Patient Visits Resume to Emphasize VASCEPA as the First and Only Drug Approved for Its Current Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Indication DUBLIN, Ireland and BRIDGEWATER, N.J., June 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amarin Corporation plc (NASDAQ:AMRN), today announced that it intends to increase the level and breadth of […]

VASCEPA® Approved in Canada to Reduce the Risk of Cardiovascular Events

VASCEPA becomes the first and only Health Canada approved medication for reducing cardiovascular risk beyond cholesterol lowering therapy in the studied high-risk patients approved for treatment Commercial launch expected in mid-February 2020 by Amarin’s commercial partner for Canada VASCEPA approval was supported by clinical results from the REDUCE-IT® trial which included […]