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Avadel Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Authorization to Import Tentatively-Approved LUMRYZ™ Ahead of Anticipated Final Approval Decision
Through its PLAIR, Avadel is authorized to import unapproved drug product into the
“The granting of our PLAIR request by the FDA followed the submission of our amendment requesting a final approval decision for LUMRYZ. The approval to import LUMRYZ comes at an important time for Avadel as the availability of commercial supply allows us to further shorten the timeline between a potential approval and being able to provide LUMRYZ to patients,” said
LUMRYZ is an investigational formulation of sodium oxybate leveraging our proprietary drug delivery technology and designed to be taken once at bedtime for the treatment of cataplexy or excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in adults with narcolepsy.
Avadel is currently evaluating the long-term safety and tolerability of LUMRYZ in the open-label RESTORE clinical study. For more information, visit: www.restore-narcolepsy-study.com.
A PLAIR allows for applicants with a pending NDA, ANDA, or
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This press release includes “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements relate to our future expectations, beliefs, plans, strategies, objectives, results, conditions, financial performance, prospects, or other events. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, expectations regarding the FDA’s potential final approval of LUMRYZ, including the timing of thereof; the anticipated time savings between a potential approval and commercial launch of LUMRYZ attributable to the FDA’s grant of the PLAIR; the Company’s preparation for launch of LUMRYZ (if approved); and the market acceptance of LUMRYZ (if approved). In some cases, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as “will,” “may,” “could,” “believe,” “expect,” “look forward,” “on track,” “guidance,” “anticipate,” “estimate,” “project,” “next steps” and similar expressions, and the negatives thereof (if applicable).
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Source: Avadel Pharmaceuticals plc