Drug Dependence

Nicotine conjugate vaccine (NicVAX, from Nabi Biopharmaceuticals) a vaccine that stimulates the immune system to produce antibodies that bind to nicotine for the treatment of nicotine addiction and prevention of smoking relapse—Phase 2b

Musculoskeletal Disorders

Bazedoxifene (from Wyeth) a selective estrogen receptor modulator being reviewed for the prevention of postmenopausal osteoporosis—Approvable

Editor’s note: Brand names and all other information are subject to change before the product launches.

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