Achieve Life Sciences +47% on results of smoking cessation aid studies

Jun. 26, 2018 8:36 AM ETAchieve Life Sciences, Inc. (ACHV)By: Carl Surran, SA News Editor
  • Achieve Life Sciences (NASDAQ:ACHV) +47.3% premarket after announcing positive results from a series of drug metabolism, drug-drug interaction and transporter studies with cytisine, its product candidate being evaluated as an aid to smoking cessation.
  • ACHV says the study showed that cytisine has no clinically significant interaction with any of the hepatic enzymes commonly responsible for drug metabolism nor clinically significant interaction with drug transporters.
  • The findings suggest cytisine may be administered with other medications without the need to modify the dose of the co-administered drug, the company says.

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