Sep 17, 2007
Thanks for your reply on the carcinogenic study on baraclude. However, lung adenomas in mice were found at exposure 3 times those in humans. Is it still considered safe on humans at this low dose findings.
| Response from Dr. McGovern
Animal studies are done to see any potential carcinogenic risk. These studies are reviewed by the FDA before a medication goes on market. In addition, there are no data in humans to date to suggest any carcinogenic concerns.
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