The very large COMPASS study has been stopped early for “overwhelming efficacy,” according to a press release issued by Bayer AG and Janssen, manufacturers of rivaroxaban (Xarelto). The phase 3 trial randomized 27,402 patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) and peripheral artery disease (PAD) to receive either rivaroxaban 2.5 mg twice daily in addition to ...
Enormous rivaroxaban study stopped early for overwhelming efficacy
By Larry Husten
9 Feb 2017