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Otsuka Canada Pharmaceutical Inc. (OCPI) is an innovative, fast-growing health care company that commercializes Otsuka medicines in Canada, with a focus on commitment to neuroscience, and nephrology. OCPI is dedicated to improving patients’ health and the quality of human life.
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August 16, 2022
Otsuka Canada Pharmaceutical Inc. announces Health Canada approval of KORSUVA® (difelikefalin) for the treatment of moderate-to-severe pruritus associated with chronic kidney disease in adult hemodialysis patients
MONTREAL, Aug. 16, 2022 /CNW/ – Otsuka Canada Pharmaceutical Inc. (OCPI) today announced that Health Canada has approved KORSUVA (difelikefalin) injection for the treatment of moderate-to-severe pruritus associated with chronic kidney disease in adults undergoing hemodialysis.1 KORSUVA is a first-in-class kappa opioid receptor (KOR) agonist that targets the body’s peripheral nervous system. CKD associated pruritus affects an estimated 16,000 Canadians with end-stage renal disease on hemodialysis.2,3
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