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Pfizer is developing ezlopitant, a neurokinin-1 antagonist, for the potential treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). The compound had undergone phase II trials in the US and Europe, and phase I in Japan for treatment of chemotherapy-induced emesis [290988], [320737], [329187]. A phase II, double-blind, randomized study was performed to assess the safety and efficacy of ezlopitant for the control of cisplatin-induced emesis. Treatment was well tolerated [290988]. Although the compound effectively controls emesis, it is less effective in controlling nausea, and development has been discontinued for the emesis indication [347367]...
October 2001: Current Opinion in Investigational Drugs
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