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Sunovion Sales Rep Draws FDA Promotional Letter For Declaring Broader Latuda Label Inevitable

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While admitting that Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s schizophrenia drug Latuda (lurasidone) does not yet have an indication for bipolar I disorder, a sales rep told a psychiatrist it could still be used to treat that condition, FDA’s Office of Prescription Drug Promotion says in a “notice of violation” letter.

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