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Tanezumab provides modest benefit for osteoarthritis

13:52 EDT 2 Jul 2019 | 2 Minute Medicine

1. In this randomized controlled trial, subcutaneous tanezumab resulted in moderate improvements in joint pain and physical function for patients with osteoarthritis compared to placebo. 2. Tanezumab-treated patients had more adverse events and more joint replacements. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: Nerve growth factor (NGF) is involved in pain signaling during osteoarthritis (OA), […]
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