Mycovia Pharmaceuticals Announces Peer-Reviewed Publication of Positive Study Results of Oteseconazole for the Treatment of Acute Vulvovaginal Candidiasis
Publication further supports advancement of Mycovia’s oteseconazole clinical program
Durham, N.C. – August 26, 2020 – Mycovia Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Mycovia”) today announced the publication of results from a Phase 2 clinical study of its oral antifungal product candidate oteseconazole (VT-1161) for the treatment of acute vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC). The results demonstrated that oteseconazole was safe and well tolerated in women with moderate to severe acute VVC, and more women experienced therapeutic cure in the treatment arms containing oteseconazole versus those treated with fluconazole, the current standard of care for the disease that affects 75 percent of women in their lifetime. The study, “A Randomized Phase 2 Study of VT-1161 for the Treatment of Acute Vulvovaginal Candidiasis,” was peer-reviewed and published in Clinical Infectious Diseases, a journal of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.