Elagolix safe, effective in managing endometriosis

09:29 EST 10 Nov 2017 | Healio

In two phase 3 extension studies, elagolix demonstrated a long-term sustained reduction in average monthly menstrual pelvic pain, nonmenstrual pelvic pain and painful intercourse in women with endometriosis, without compromising safety or tolerability, according to a press release from AbbVie.
“Currently, physicians have limited options for the long-term medical management of endometriosis and are in need of additional treatment options to help manage this debilitating disease,” Eric Surrey, MD, lead investigator and medical director of the Colorado Center of Reproductive Medicine,

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