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Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee

Center Date Time Location
CDER September 10, 2004 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Holiday Inn
Versailles Ballrooms
8120 Wisconsin Ave.
Bethesda , MD

The committee will discuss new drug application (NDA) 21–686 proposed trade name EXANTA (ximelagatran) 24-milligram (mg) and 36-mg tablets, AstraZeneca, for the proposed indication of the prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients undergoing knee replacement surgery, the prevention of stroke, and other thromboembolic complications associated with atrial fibrillation and the long term secondary prevention of VTE after standard treatment of an episode of acute VTE.

Background material and meeting information will become available no later than one business day before the meeting (Simply select the appropriate committee link).

Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the committee. Written submissions may be made to the contact person by September 2, 2004. Oral presentations from the public will be scheduled between approximately 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Time allotted for each presentation may be limited. Those desiring to make formal oral presentations should notify the contact person before September 2, 2004, and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the evidence or arguments they wish to present, the names and addresses of proposed participants, and an indication of the approximate time requested to make their presentation. Persons attending FDA's advisory committee meetings are advised that the agency is not responsible for providing access to electrical outlets.

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Contact Person:
Dornette Spell-LeSane, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (HFD–21), Food and Drug Administration, 5600 Fishers Lane (for express delivery, 5630 Fishers Lane, Rm. 1093), Rockville, MD 20857, 301–827–7001, FAX: 301–827–6776, e-mail: spelllesaned@cder.fda.gov, or FDA Advisory Committee Information Line, 1-800-741-8138 (301-443-0572 in the Washington, DC area), code 3014512533. Please call the Information Line for up-to-date information on this meeting.

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