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CHAMPIX® (Varenicline) European Union Label Updated To Include New Safety And Efficacy Data From The EAGLES Clinical Trial Following Endorsement From CHMP

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) today announced that the European Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) and Package Leaflet for CHAMPIX® (varenicline) have been updated to include safety and efficacy data from the EAGLES (Evaluating Adverse Events in a Global
Pfizer
added May 24, 2016 15:46
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[Europe, Ireland] Minister pledges action on plain packaging

The health minister said plain packaging for tobacco products would be introduced in the near future as he signed a law banning menthol cigarettes and regulating e-cigarettes yesterday. Simon Harris signed the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive, which incl
Times Of London (uk)
added May 23, 2016 20:47
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[Europe, UK] New guidance for indies on tobacco legislation changes

THE ASSOCIATION of Convenience Stores (ACS) has produced a comprehensive new guide... “The combination of the introduction of standardised packaging and the EU Tobacco Products Directive legislation has the potential to cause significant disruption to ret
Asian Trader (uk)
added May 23, 2016 20:47
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Europe lifts warning on Pfizer smoking cessation drug

European regulators have lifted a warning on Pfizer's smoking cessation drug Champix - called Chantix in the United States - after a clinical study concluded it did not appear to increase the risk of neuropsychiatric side effects.
Reuters
added May 23, 2016 18:45
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[Europe, UK] E-cigarettes - the fog and haze around the debate

Totally Wicked, based in Blackburn, say the new regulations will hit their business hard....The debate over e-cigs is far from over. Some argue we don't know enough about the health impact of e-cigs so it's too early to give them a green light. Others say
BBC Online
added May 23, 2016 18:27
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[Europe, UK] MICHELSEN: Regulators should encourage vaping, not fight it

Instead of encouraging the development of the whole category, governments are putting up roadblocks. Instead of saying “This is great, we want to work with you,”...We believe that vaping can help millions more who have not yet switched from tobacco to e-
EurActiv
added May 23, 2016 17:38
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[Ireland] Minister for Health Simon Harris signs European Tobacco Products Directive into Irish law

The Minister for Health Simon Harris T.D., has signed the Regulations transposing the Tobacco Products Directive into Irish law. The European Union (Manufacture, Presentation and Sale of Tobacco and Related Products) Regulations 2016 come into force tod
Irish Department of Health and Children (ie)
added May 23, 2016 16:18
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[Belgium, Europe] EU Health Chief Blows Everyone Away by Comparing Smoking to Terrorism

"Two terrorist attacks in Brussels are very dangerous, but of course 700,000 premature deaths are also...His comments however, may appear to have been said in distaste by those in Belgium still recovering from the recent terror attacks which claimed the
Sputnik (ru)
added May 22, 2016 19:46
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[Europe, UK] How big tobacco lost its final fight for hearts, lungs and minds

why had the cigarette giants not shared the vast amounts of data they had accumulated over more than half a century with their own expert witnesses?...he told Green. “Your lordship will remember the slave owners were compensated when slavery was abolished
The Observer (uk)
added May 22, 2016 15:10
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[Europe] Tobacco agreements FOLLOW - UP WRITTEN QUESTIONS TO COMMISSIONER GEORGIEVA

1. How many contraband cigarettes in total were seized per year since 2004? Commission's answer : Based on Member States' seizure notices from all 28 Member States made under the 2004 PMI Agreement, the total number of seized contraband cigarettes (i
European Commission - Trade (be)
added May 21, 2016 23:24
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