logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Eli Lilly Says Phase III Study Of Cialis Meets Primary Endpoint - Quick Facts

Eli Lilly & Co (LLY) Tuesday announced that a Phase III study showed both Cialis and tamsulosin significantly improved scores on the International Prostate Symptom Score, compared to placebo, in men with signs and symptoms suggestive of benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH.

The randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, 12-week trial, conducted in 44 urology centers in 10 countries, assessed the efficacy and safety of Cialis 5 mg for daily use in parallel with tamsulosin 0.4 mg in men aged 45 years and older with signs and symptoms of BPH.

The company stated that Cialis improved erectile dysfunction in those men who had both signs and symptoms of BPH and ED.

The study also showed that maximum urinary flow rate increased significantly versus placebo with both Cialis and tamsulosin.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Sobeys Inc. is cutting 800 jobs across Canada as part of the grocery store chain's efforts to cut costs and streamline its organization. Sobeys is Canada's second-largest grocery chain behind Loblaw Companies Ltd. The job cuts come as Sobeys, like others in the industry, grapple with stiff competition from rivals, higher costs and technological change. This year's holiday shopping season has got off to a strong start. Online shoppers spent $1.52 billion on Thanksgiving Day, with smartphones accounting for 46 percent of all traffic to U.S. retail websites, according to Adobe Analytics data. The $1.52 billion in online spend by Thanksgiving evening represents 16.8 percent growth from last year, according to the data. Shares of thyssenKrupp AG were gaining around 2 percent in the morning trading in Germany after the steel giant Thursday said it expects clearly positive net income and significantly higher adjusted EBIT, a key earnings metric, in fiscal 2018. This was after reporting higher adjusted EBIT, sales and order intake in its fiscal 2017, despite a net loss due to charges.
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT