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Advocacy and analysis – October 2022

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Take a look at what’s new in meals allergy analysis, together with a research on needle-free epinephrine merchandise. Plus, take a look at our mythbuster on whether or not trick-or-treat sized candies/sweets all the time have the identical ingredient checklist because the full-sized variations.


Analysis: Extra developments in needle-free epinephrine merchandise

oral epinephrine film
Picture exhibiting sublingual remedy
Supply: aquestive.com

Aquestive Therapeutics has introduced optimistic outcomes from the EPIPHAST II trial for its AQST-109 product, a sublingual movie that may be utilized underneath the tongue for supply of epinephrine. The EPIPHAST II trial was designed to check single doses of AQST-109 to EpiPen® 0.3 mg and a generic intramuscular (IM) injection of 0.3 mg of epinephrine. It additionally in contrast one and two doses of AQST-109 to that of the epinephrine 0.3 mg IM injection.

“We’re happy to see that AQST-109 in contrast favorably to each the EpiPen and the epi 0.3 mg IM injection throughout a number of measures,” stated Daniel Barber, Chief Govt Officer of Aquestive. “It is a significant step ahead for this program and brings us nearer to bettering the lives of people who find themselves on the lookout for alternate options to the present commonplace of take care of allergic reactions.”

An end-of-Section 2 assembly with the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration (FDA) is scheduled for the top of this 12 months; remaining scientific research are anticipated to start thereafter. Learn their press launch for extra data.

In final month’s publication, we offered data on Bryn Pharma’s UTULY™ epinephrine intranasal spray. This month, we’re sharing information on the AQST-109 epinephrine sublingual movie. We’ll proceed to maintain you up to date on needle-free epinephrine merchandise for remedy of anaphylaxis.


Mythbuster – Do trick-or-treat sized candies/sweets all the time have the identical ingredient checklist because the full-sized variations?

Pile of mixed packaged candy

With Halloween developing, learn our mythbuster on whether or not trick-or-treat sized candies/sweets all the time have the identical ingredient checklist because the full-sized variations.



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