Fremont, CA - (NewMediaWire) - July 13, 2022 - ABVC Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABVC), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutic solutions in oncology/hematology, CNS, and ophthalmology, today announced the enrollment progress in the Phase II Part II clinical study of the Company’s ADHD medicine (ABV-1505). Since results on the first subject treated were reported on May 10, 2022, a total of 22 subjects have been enrolled in the study from a total of 32 subjects screened. One of the enrolled participants from the three arms completed the 8-week treatment per the study design.
The study, a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, titled “A Phase II Tolerability and Efficacy Study of PDC-1421 Treatment in Adult Patients with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Part II,” is expected to eventually enroll approximately 100 patients.
Five prestigious research hospitals in Taiwan and the research hospital at the University of California, San Francisco are participating in the study, which is a continuation of the Phase II Part I study of ABV-1505, completed successfully at UC, San Francisco and accepted by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration in October 2020.
“We are pleased to see 22 subjects have been enrolled in the Phase II Part II ADHD clinical trial, and one participant has completed the 8-week treatment,” said Dr. Howard Doong, Chief Executive Officer of ABVC BioPharma. “We expect to maintain the strong recruiting rates and look forward to announcing more study progress.”
According to Grand View Research’s market research report, the ADHD drug market is valued at USD 16.4 Billion in 2018 and expected to reach USD 24.9 Billion by 2025 with the CAGR of 6.4% over the forecast period. (https://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd-market)
About ABVC BioPharma
ABVC BioPharma is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with an active pipeline of six drugs and one medical device (ABV-1701/Vitargus) under development. For its drug products, it is focused on utilizing its licensed technology to conduct proof-of-concept trials through Phase II of the clinical development process at world-famous research institutions (such as Stanford University, University of California at San Francisco, and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center). For Vitargus, the company intends to conduct the clinical trials through Phase III at various locations throughout the globe.
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