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Merck's NOXAFIL gets positive opinion from CHMP

Merck announced today that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use of the European Medicines Agency has adopted a positive opinion recommending approval of a new, investigational tablet formulation of NOXAFIL. The CHMP positive opinion will be reviewed by the European Commission, which if approved, grants a centralized marketing authorization with unified labeling that is valid in the 28 countries that are members of the European Union, as well as European Economic Area members Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.