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Veloxis Hopes Novel Slow-Release Tacrolimus Will Showcase Bioavailability Boost Of “Flat Kinetics”

This article was originally published in Pharmaceutical Approvals Monthly

Executive Summary

Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S, aka LifeCycle Pharma, is a step closer in its plan to market a slow-release version of blockbuster immunosuppressant tacrolimus that is not substitutable by the handful of generics that have become available since Astellas Pharma Inc.'s branded Prograf lost U.S. patent protection in 2009.

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