Two plaintiffs afflicted with Parkinson’s disease have lost their attempt to compel a drug company to continue giving them an experimental treatment.

Southern District Judge P. Kevin Castel upheld the right of New York-based Amgen Inc. to terminate experimental trials for treatment of the neurodegenerative disease by refusing to grant a preliminary injunction sought by two patients who claimed the company overreacted to data showing the treatment risked worsening their conditions.

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