Gastrointestinal Drugs Advisory Committee

June 27, 2000

NDA 21-107, Lotronex (alosetron) Glaxo Wellcome


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FDA Presentation

Table of Contents

Tab 1 Overview and Risk Management Issues for Lotronex (Alosetron HCl) Tablets

Tab 2 Summary Gastrointestinal of Serious Adverse Events

Tab 3 Risk Management Options

Tab 4 Risk Interventions and Their Evaluation

Appendix 2 Lotronex (alosetron HCl) Tablets: review of efficacy and safety

FDA review #1: overview of efficacy and safety (November 17, 1999)

FDA review #2: review of safety (January 27, 2000)

Appendix 3: Lotronex (alosetron HCl) Tablets labeling

Appendix 4: Regulations, guidances, and examples applicable to risk management

  1. Labeling

  2. Communications to healthcare providers and consumers

  3. Advertising

  4. Restricted distribution

  5. Cessation of marketing