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REJECTED: FDA snubs Lilly/Boehringer SGLT2 inhibitor empagliflozin

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Executive Summary

The FDA's rejection of the new drug application (NDA) for empagliflozin revealed on 5 March has put Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly significantly further behind their competitors in bringing sodium glucose co-transporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors to the US marketplace for patients with type 2 diabetes.



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