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Merck Arcoxia MEDAL Results Will Likely Not Meet FDA Gold Standard

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Despite the release of positive results from a long-term cardiovascular safety trial of its Vioxx follow-on Arcoxia, Merck will likely need to conduct additional studies before receiving FDA approval of the COX-2 inhibitor

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