Boehringer Ingelheim’s Nintedanib Receives CHMP’s Positive Opinion to Treat Systemic Sclerosis-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease

Boehringer Ingelheim’s Nintedanib Receives CHMP’s Positive Opinion to Treat Systemic Sclerosis-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease

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  • The EMA’s CHMP has granted a positive opinion, recommending MAA for nintedanib to treat SSc-ILD in adults. The positive opinion is based on P-III SENSCIS study assessing nintedanib (150mg, bid) vs PBO in 576 patients with SSc-ILD across 32+ countries
  • The P-III SENSCIS results demonstrated a 44% loss of pulmonary function as measured in FVC, skin thickness as measured by the change in mRSS and QoL measured by SGRQ @52wks.
  • Nintedanib is an approved therapy in 70+ countries for the treatment of patients with IPF and has received FDA’s approval as the first therapy to slow the rate of decline in pulmonary function in patients with SSc-ILD in Sept’2019

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