ENGLEWOOD, CO / ACCESSWIRE / February 5, 2020 / Aytu BioScience, Inc. (NASDAQ:AYTU), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing novel products that address significant patient needs, today announced the acceptance of scientific abstracts reporting the findings from two Natesto® clinical studies for presentation at the American Urological Association's AUA2020 Scientific Program. The AUA2020 meeting will be held May 15th - 18th in Washington, DC.
Natesto Spermatogenesis Study
The data readout from the Natesto Spermatogenesis Study has been accepted as a Podium Session and will be presented by lead author Thomas Masterson, MD, Urology Fellow in the Department of Urology at the University of Miami School of Medicine. The Natesto Spermatogenesis Study has been conducted under the supervision of principal investigator Ranjith Ramasamy, MD, Associate Professor and Director of Reproductive Urology, Department of Urology, University of Miami School of Medicine.
- Presenting Author: Thomas Masterson, MD, Fellow, Department of Urology, University of Miami School of Medicine
- Abstract Title: The effect of Natesto on spermatogenesis, reproductive hormones, and hypogonadal symptoms. A phase IV study.
- Abstract Number: 20-78
Hypogonadal Men Switching from Clomiphene Citrate to Natesto
The results of a retrospective analysis studying hypogonadal men who converted from clomiphene citrate to Natesto will be presented at a Moderated Poster Session. The study has been conducted under the supervision of principal investigator Parviz Kavoussi, MD, FACS. Dr. Kavoussi is a Reproductive Urologist at Austin Fertility & Reproductive Medicine/Westlake IVF. He is also Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Urology, at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, as well as Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Texas at Austin.
- Presenting Author: Parviz Kavoussi, MD, Reproductive Urologist, Austin Fertility & Reproductive Medicine/Westlake IVF
- Abstract Title: Converting men from clomiphene citrate to Natesto for hypogonadism improves libido, maintains semen parameters, and reduces estradiol.
- Abstract ID: 20-6651
Selection of the abstracts for publication in the press program does not imply endorsement of Natesto by the American Urological Association.
About Aytu BioScience, Inc.
Aytu BioScience is a commercial-stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing novel products that address significant patient needs. The company currently markets a portfolio of prescription products addressing large primary care and pediatric markets. The primary care portfolio includes (i) Natesto®, the only FDA-approved nasal formulation of testosterone for men with hypogonadism (low testosterone, or "Low T"), (ii) ZolpiMist™, the only FDA-approved oral spray prescription sleep aid, and (iii) Tuzistra® XR, the only FDA-approved 12-hour codeine-based antitussive syrup. The pediatric portfolio includes (i) AcipHex® Sprinkle™, a granule formulation of rabeprazole sodium, a commonly prescribed proton pump inhibitor; (ii) Cefaclor, a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic suspension; (iii) Karbinal® ER, an extended-release carbinoxamine (antihistamine) suspension indicated to treat numerous allergic conditions; and (iv) Poly-Vi-Flor® and Tri-Vi-Flor®, two complementary prescription fluoride-based supplement product lines containing combinations of fluoride and vitamins in various for infants and children with fluoride deficiency. Aytu's strategy is to continue building its portfolio of revenue-generating products, leveraging its focused commercial team and expertise to build leading brands within large therapeutic markets. For more information visit aytubio.com.
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