News of Epidiolex And On Posting Impressive Results, GW Pharmaceuticals Plc (OTCMKTS:GWPRF) Records Weekly Gains of 10% in Stock Price

GW Pharmaceuticals Plc (OTCMKTS:GWPRF) clocked weekly gains of 10% on reporting impressive results and on the news of Epidiolex, a famed drug. It beat the analysts’ expectations and posted better than expected results in the latest quarter.

Impressive sales of Epidiolex

GW Pharmaceuticals posted impressive sales of Epidiolex, a cannabis derived drug. The FDA approved drug is used for the treatment of childhood epilepsy. The company began the sales of Epidiolex in November 2018. The drug contributed sales of $33.5 million of the total sales of $39.5 million of GW Pharmaceuticals.

Phase 3 trial of Epidiolex

GW Pharmaceuticals is pleased to announce positive results of Epidiolex during phase 3 clinical trial. The company conducted phase 3 trial to test the effectiveness of Epidiolex in treating patients suffering from TSC (Tuberous Sclerosis Complex), a severe epilepsy in the childhood.

The drug has shown a considerable reduction in the seizure frequency from the baseline than placebo during

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