Definition of Phase III clinical trial
1. Noun. A large clinical trial of a treatment or drug that in phase I and phase II has been shown to be efficacious with tolerable side effects; after successful conclusion of these clinical trials it will receive formal approval from the FDA.
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Literary usage of Phase III clinical trial
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1. Blood Supply: Transfusion-Associated Risks by Marcia G. Crosse (1999)
"These products are limited by their short shelf life and as yet undetermined toxicity. A double-blind, controlled phase III clinical trial of a recombinant ..."
2. To America's Health: A Proposal to Reform the Food and Drug Administration by Henry I. Miller (2000)
"... of dollars.2 (One cardiovascular drug failed in a multicenter phase III clinical trial after the expenditure of a quarter-billion dollars. ..."
3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"... an agent may be rejected at a late stage of the phase III clinical trial. coverage and optimistic headlines (26) accompanying these initial clinical ..."