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Sage Therapeutics Reports Positive Results From Phase 2 Placebo-Controlled Trial Of Sage-217 In Major Depressive Disorder


Thursday, 7 Dec 2017 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - Sage Therapeutics Inc ::SAGE THERAPEUTICS REPORTS POSITIVE TOP-LINE RESULTS FROM PHASE 2 PLACEBO-CONTROLLED TRIAL OF SAGE-217 IN MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER.SAGE THERAPEUTICS - SAGE-217 MET PRIMARY ENDPOINT AND PROVIDED RAPID, DURABLE EFFECTS THROUGH 2-WEEK TREATMENT PERIOD AND ADDITIONAL 4-WEEK FOLLOW-UP.SAGE THERAPEUTICS - PHASE 2 TRIAL OF SAGE-217​ ‍WELL-TOLERATED.SAGE THERAPEUTICS INC - DATA FROM PHASE 2 STUDY SUPPORT FURTHER DEVELOPMENT OF SAGE-217 FOR MDD AND RELATED DISORDERS.SAGE THERAPEUTICS - SAGE-217 DEMONSTRATED HIGHLY STATISTICALLY SIGNIFICANT MEAN REDUCTION IN HAM-D SCORE COMPARED TO PLACEBO AT 15 DAYS​.SAGE THERAPEUTICS INC - SAGE-217 HAD NO SERIOUS OR SEVERE ADVERSE EVENTS IN PHASE 2 STUDY.SAGE THERAPEUTICS - ALL SECONDARY ENDPOINTS WERE CONSISTENT WITH PRIMARY ENDPOINTS AT DAY 15 OF TRIAL OF SAGE-217.