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New study provides good results for Eli Lilly and Boehringer

Jardiance has shown good effect in a study of cardiovascular patients, Eli Lilly, which is developing the drug with Boehringer, reports.

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Eli Lilly's diabetes pill Jardiance showed a 21 percent reduction in deaths and hospitalizations of adult patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) compared to a placebo, the pharmaceutical company reported on Friday.

Jardiance is based on the active ingredient Empagliflozin and was invented by Boehringer Ingelheim, which is developing the drug in collaboration with Eli Lilly.

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