Lundbeck drug shows significantly improved functioning in major depressive disorder

According to Lundbeck, new trial results demonstrate that the firm's antidepressant Brintellix significantly improves overall functioning in people suffering from severe depression.
Lundbeck EVP for R&D Johan Luthman | Photo: PR / Lundbeck
Lundbeck EVP for R&D Johan Luthman | Photo: PR / Lundbeck
BY CHRISTOPHER DUE KARLSSON, TRANSLATED BY NIELSINE NIELSEN

On Thursday morning, Lundbeck reported receiving positive data for the company's antidepressant Brintellix (generic name vortioxetin). In the firm's Relieve study, the drug has shown promise in improving severely depressed patients' ability to function.

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