Risto Lammintausta, CEO of Forendo Pharma, said: 'The commencement of the Phase1b study marks an important milestone for the company as we aim to demonstrate Proof of Mechanism for this novel concept in premenopausal
women for the first time.
Biopharmaceutical company Palatin Technologies Inc (NYSE American: PTN) reported on Friday the receipt of marketing approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the New Drug Application (NDA) for Vyleesi (bremelanotide injection) for the treatment of premenopausal
women with acquired, generalised hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD), the most common type of female sexual dysfunction in the US.
The research, led by Dr Sara Hurvitz, from the University of California in Los Angeles, followed 672 premenopausal
women under the age of 59, who had advanced hormone receptor positive, HER2 negative breast cancer.
Study was undertaken from data collected from postmenopausal and premenopausal
women of similar height and weight of general population of Hubli city.
To see the association of dietary pattern and BMI on serum lipid profile in premenopausal
and perimenopausal/ postmenopausal women.
"Increased water intake is an effective antimicrobial-sparing strategy to prevent recurrent cystitis in premenopausal
women at high risk for recurrence who drink low volumes of fluid daily," the authors write.
To understand breast cancer risk in women who have not gone through menopause, Sandler and other researchers formed the Premenopausal
Breast Cancer Collaborative Group.
The study included 182 premenopausal
women (average age at diagnosis, 43 years).
One-quarter of patients with breast cancer are diagnosed at a premenopausal
age, and these young women may be directed to discuss oophorectomy with their ob.gyn.
Bremelanotide is a first-in-class melanocortin 4 receptor agonist developed to treat acquired, generalized hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in premenopausal
About 25% of patients with endometrioid-type endometrial cancer (EEC) are in the premenopausal
Tamoxifen-induced ovarian cysts are observed in premenopausal
women or in women who have amenorrhea after chemotherapy.
Among the perimenopausal women in that age group, 56% said that they slept less than 7 hours, on average, in a 24-hour period, compared with 40.5% of postmenopausal women and 32.5% of those who were premenopausal
. Overall, 35.1% of women aged 40-59 did not average at least 7 hours of sleep per night, the NCHS reported in a data brief released Sept.
Gene variant linked to breast cancer risk in premenopausal
African American women.