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U.S. panel backs approval of Egalet's abuse-resistant painkiller

(Adds background on opioid abuse, details on Pfizer and Teva products)

WASHINGTON, Aug 4 (Reuters) - A U.S. advisory panel on Thursday recommended approval of Egalet Corp's long-acting opioid painkiller, Arymo ER, saying it dulls pain and could deter abuse by addicts seeking a quick high.

The panel recommended that the Food and Drug Administration (FAD) approve the drug and said it deters, but does not eliminate, the risk of abuse...