H. Lundbeck A/S (LUN.CO) Receives Positive Opinion for Approval of Selincro (Nalmefene) in the European Union  
12/14/2012 9:55:23 AM

H. Lundbeck A/S (Lundbeck) today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) under the European Medicines Agency (EMA) adopted a positive opinion and recommended marketing authorization of Selincro for the reduction of alcohol consumption in adult patients with alcohol dependence who maintain a high level of alcohol consumption. Once approved, Lundbeck will provide Selincro as part of a new treatment concept that includes continuous psychosocial support focused on the reduction of alcohol consumption and treatment adherence.