Nexavar Hemorrhage, Hypertension Concerns Driven By Avastin Experience
This article was originally published in Pharmaceutical Approvals Monthly
FDA concern over cardiovascular adverse events during its review of Bayer/Onyx' Nexavar appears to have been driven in part by experience with Genentech's oncologic Avastin, review documents suggest
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