News Releases

- 2018 -

Dec 17 Lilly announces positive top-line results for Taltz® (ixekizumab) vs. Humira® (adalimumab) in a head-to-head superiority study (SPIRIT-H2H) in patients with active psoriatic arthritis
Nov 06 New analysis estimates the positive impact of empagliflozin on prolonging life expectancy in adults with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease
Nov 05 Trulicity® (dulaglutide) demonstrates superiority in reduction of cardiovascular events for broad range of people with type 2 diabetes
Nov 01 With availability of Olumiant™ (baricitinib), Lilly brings new oral treatment option for Canadians living with rheumatoid arthritis
Oct 12 Eli Lilly Canada and Women in Biz Network partner to shift perceptions of rheumatoid arthritis in the workplace
Oct 09 Lilly’s investigational dual GIP and GLP-1 receptor agonist shows significant reduction in HbA1c and body weight in people with type 2 diabetes
Jun 20 Health Canada approves Taltz® (ixekizumab) for treatment of active psoriatic arthritis 
May 03 Convenient prefilled insulin pen with flexible half-unit dosing approved and available in Canada
Jan 24 LARTRUVOTM (olaratumab) approved in Canada for the treatment of advanced soft tissue sarcoma in adults

- 2017 -

Dec 12 New concentrated insulin approved and available for Canadian patients
Oct 26 What matters most to Canadians living with rheumatoid arthritis?
Oct 25 Deeper than just skin, World Psoriasis Day spotlights the disease’s human impact
Aug 31 Acclaimed musician and former American Idol in Toronto for a special performance for children with type 1 diabetes
Apr 18 New report reveals little progress on 2014 WHO psoriasis recommendations

- 2016 -

Aug 11 Health Canada approves new indication for JARDIANCE™ (empagliflozin) tablets for adults with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease
Jun 21 Health Canada’s approval of Taltz™ (ixekizumab) brings targeted therapy to Canadians living with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis
Jun 14 JARDIANCE® (empagliflozin) significantly reduced the risk of progressive kidney disease in adults with type 2 diabetes with established cardiovascular disease
Feb 16 Trulicity™, a once-weekly GLP-1 injectable medication, now available to help Canadians with type 2 diabetes manage their blood sugar

- 2015 -

Nov 30 Health Canada approves JARDIANCE™ (empagliflozin) tablets for adults with type 2 diabetes
Sep 21 New gastric cancer medicine approved and available for use in Canada
Apr 28 Canadian cancer patients and their families find hope in art