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Oct 19, 2020

AbbVie Submits Regulatory Applications to FDA and EMA for RINVOQ™ (upadacitinib) in Atopic Dermatitis

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that it has submitted applications to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European Medicines Agency (EMA) seeking approval for RINVOQ™ (upadacitinib) for the treatment of adults (15 mg and 30 mg, once daily) and adolescents (15 mg, once daily) with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis.

Oct 19, 2020

AbbVie Announces Commencement of Registered Exchange Offers

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ("AbbVie") announced today the commencement of its offers to exchange (the "Registered Exchange Offers") any and all of its outstanding (i) $30,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes previously issued on November 21, 2019 (the "2019 USD Notes"), (ii) $13,251,781,000 aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes previously issued on May 14, 2020 (the "2020 USD Notes" and, together with the 2019 USD Notes, the "USD Notes") and (iii) €2,517,066,000 aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes previously issued on May 14, 2020 (the "Euro Notes" and, together with the USD Notes, the "Original Notes"), each issued pursuant to an exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"), for an equal principal amount of new notes in a transaction registered under the Securities Act (the "Registered Notes").

Oct 16, 2020

VENCLEXTA® (venetoclax) Receives FDA Full Approval for Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has provided full approval to VENCLEXTA® (venetoclax) in combination with azacitidine, or decitabine, or low-dose cytarabine (LDAC) for the treatment of newly-diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in adults who are age 75 years or older, or who have comorbidities that preclude the use of intensive induction chemotherapy. The approval is supported by data from the Phase 3 VIALE-A (M15-656) and VIALE-C (M16-043) studies and updated data from the Phase 1b M14-358 and the Phase 1/2 M14-387 studies. The FDA previously granted accelerated approval to VENCLEXTA for this indication in 2018.5

Oct 09, 2020

Allergan Aesthetics To Present Data From 4 Abstracts At The 2020 American Society For Dermatologic Surgery Virtual Meeting

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company (NYSE: ABBV), announced today that it will present 4 abstracts at the annual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) virtual meeting from October 9-11, 2020.

Oct 08, 2020

Allergan, an AbbVie Company, and Von Miller Encourage People with Glaucoma to Design Their Disease Management Plan

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 4 million people in the United States are expected to have glaucoma by 2030. This serious disease is one of the leading causes of blindness, yet patients do not know that elevated eye pressure is the only treatable risk factor. Von Miller, Super Bowl MVP, Denver Broncos linebacker and advocate for healthy vision, knows first-hand how important it is to be proactive in taking control of vision-related issues. He is once again partnering with Allergan, an AbbVie Company, for My Glaucoma, My Design, which asks people living with glaucoma and their loved ones to share photos and stories on social media that show how they are managing their disease. This initiative ultimately encourages people with glaucoma and their caregivers to design an effective disease management plan with their doctors.

Oct 07, 2020

Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie Company, Acquires Innovative Luminera Dermal Filler Business

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company (NYSE: ABBV), announced that it has entered into an agreement with Luminera, a privately held, aesthetics company based in Israel with a portfolio and pipeline of dermal filler products. 

Oct 06, 2020

AbbVie to Host Third-Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) will announce its third-quarter 2020 financial results on Friday, October 30, 2020, before the market opens. AbbVie will host a live webcast of the earnings conference call at 8 a.m. Central time. It will be accessible through AbbVie's Investor Relations website investors.abbvie.com. An archived edition of the session will be available later that day.

Oct 02, 2020

AbbVie to Present New Data From 15 Abstracts at the 2020 Virtual Migraine Trust International Symposium

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced it will present results from several clinical trials, including new data from the Phase 3 ADVANCE trial, evaluating the efficacy and safety of the investigational medicine atogepant, an orally administered calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist (gepant), for the prevention of migraine, at the 2020 Virtual Migraine Trust International Symposium (MTIS), October 3-9. In total, 15 abstracts will be presented evaluating the safety, efficacy, and impact on patients and the healthcare system of AbbVie's migraine treatment portfolio, including BOTOX® (onabotulinumtoxinA) and UBRELVY® (ubrogepant).

Sep 30, 2020

SkinMedica® Launches TNS® Advanced+ Pro-Infusion Serum for DiamondGlow™

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company, announced the launch of  SkinMedica® TNS® Advanced+ Pro-Infusion Serum for DiamondGlow™ treatments. Offered by dermatologists, plastic surgeons and medical aestheticians nationwide, DiamondGlow™ is a next-level skin resurfacing treatment that simultaneously exfoliates and extracts as it infuses the skin with advanced serums. Just one session improves skin clarity and luminosity, with continued improvements over time. In clinical trials, DiamondGlow™ showed significant improvements in skin quality and positive patient satisfaction immediately post-treatment (n=20):

Sep 28, 2020

AbbVie Receives Orphan Drug and Fast Track Designations from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for Elezanumab, an Investigational Monoclonal Antibody RGMa Inhibitor, for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug and Fast Track designations for elezanumab (ABT-555), an investigational treatment for patients following spinal cord injury.