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Sep 30, 2021

AbbVie Presents Late-Breaking Data on Risankizumab (SKYRIZI®) in Psoriatic Arthritis at the 30th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today presented results from new Phase 3 data analyses of KEEPsAKE-1 and KEEPsAKE-2, evaluating risankizumab (SKYRIZI®, 150 mg) in adults with active psoriatic arthritis for one year (52 weeks).1 These results were featured during the "Late Breaking News, Reviews and Updates" session at the 30th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Virtual Congress.

Sep 30, 2021

AbbVie Presents New Analyses Evaluating RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) in Atopic Dermatitis Across Patient Characteristics and Body Regions at EADV Virtual Congress

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced new analyses from the Phase 3 RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) atopic dermatitis clinical trial program to be presented at the 30th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Virtual Congress. One analysis showed a greater proportion of patients treated with RINVOQ (15 mg or 30 mg; once daily) with or without topical corticosteroids achieved 75 percent improvement in the Eczema Area Severity Index (EASI 75) at week 16 compared to placebo, regardless of age, sex, race, weight, disease severity and previous exposure to systemic therapy.1 An additional analysis showed more patients treated with RINVOQ 30 mg achieved EASI 75 at week 16 compared to dupilumab when measured in four body regions.2

Sep 29, 2021

DREAM™ Initiative Releases, The Full Spectrum of Dermatology: A Diverse and Inclusive Atlas

IRVINE, Calif. and PHOENIX, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company, and SkinBetter Science through their DREAMTM (Driving Racial Equity in Aesthetic Medicine) initiative are supporting the development and distribution of The Full Spectrum of Dermatology: A Diverse and Inclusive Atlas, a dermatology atlas that will display images of the most commonly seen dermatology conditions in an array of skin tones. This unique, full-color atlas aims to advance education among clinicians, with the intent to visually teach dermatologists, dermatology residents, and other clinicians to recognize various skin conditions in different skin tones.

Sep 28, 2021

FDA Approves QULIPTA™ (atogepant), the First and Only Oral CGRP Receptor Antagonist Specifically Developed for the Preventive Treatment of Migraine

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved QULIPTA™ (atogepant) for the preventive treatment of episodic migraine in adults.1 QULIPTA is the first and only oral calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist (gepant) specifically developed for the preventive treatment of migraine.2

Sep 27, 2021

Americans are Frustrated by Unexpected Blurry Near Vision Issues, a New Survey Reveals

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- From texting mishaps to lost reading glasses, the impact of age-related blurry near vision, or difficulty seeing things up close, on daily life can be pervasive. People who struggle with this may have presbyopia, which affects most adults over 40. It's a common and progressive eye condition that reduces the eye's ability to focus on things up close and can create a lot of frustration for those experiencing it.  

Sep 23, 2021

AbbVie Presents New Data Analyses for Growing Dermatology Portfolio at the 30th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced it will present 27 abstracts across its dermatology portfolio, including new analyses evaluating the safety and efficacy of RINVOQ® (upadacitinib) in atopic dermatitis and new data on SKYRIZI® (risankizumab) in psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, at the 30th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress, to be held virtually on September 29-October 2.

Sep 20, 2021

AbbVie Submits Regulatory Application to FDA for Risankizumab-rzaa (SKYRIZI®) for the Treatment of Patients 16 Years and Older with Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that it has submitted an application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval for risankizumab-rzaa (600 mg intravenous (IV) induction and 360 mg subcutaneous (SC) maintenance therapy), an interleukin-23 (IL-23) inhibitor, for the treatment of patients 16 years and older with moderate to severe Crohn's disease. The submission is supported by safety and efficacy data from three Phase 3 studies – ADVANCE, MOTIVATE and FORTIFY.

Sep 16, 2021

AbbVie Submits Regulatory Applications to FDA and EMA for Upadacitinib (RINVOQ®) for the Treatment of Adults with Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) today announced that it has submitted applications seeking approval for upadacitinib (15 mg and 30 mg (maintenance dose) and 45 mg (induction dose)) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis, who have had an inadequate response, lost response, or were intolerant to either conventional therapy or a biologic agent.

Sep 13, 2021

AbbVie and REGENXBIO Announce Eye Care Collaboration

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. and ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) and REGENXBIO Inc. (Nasdaq: RGNX) today announced a partnership to develop and commercialize RGX-314, a potential one-time gene therapy for the treatment of wet age-related macular degeneration (wet AMD), diabetic retinopathy (DR) and other chronic retinal diseases. RGX-314 is currently being evaluated in patients with wet AMD in a pivotal trial utilizing subretinal delivery, and in patients with wet AMD and DR in two separate Phase II clinical trials utilizing in-office suprachoroidal delivery. 

Sep 10, 2021

AbbVie Declares Quarterly Dividend

NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.30 per share.