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Original New Drug Application Approvals by US FDA (1 - 15 April 2017)

2 months ago
New drug applications approved by US FDA as of 1 - 15 April 2017 which includes New Molecular Entities (NMEs) and new biologics. It does not include Tentative Approvals. Supplemental approvals may have occurred since the original approval date.

AUSTEDO

  • Active Ingredient(s): DEUTETRABENAZINE
  • Strength: 6MG; 9MG; 12MG
  • Dosage Form: Oral tablet
  • Company: Teva Pharms USA Inc
  • Approval Date: April 3, 2017
  • Chemical Type: Type 1 - New Molecular Entity
  • Indication(s): Indicated for the treatment of chorea associated with Huntington’s disease
  • Approved Label: 04/03/2017 (PDF)

INGREZZA
  • Active Ingredient(s): VALBENAZINE
  • Strength: 40MG
  • Dosage Form: Oral Capsule
  • Company: Neurocrine Biosciences Inc
  • Approval Date: April 11, 2017
  • Chemical Type: Type 1 - New Molecular Entity
  • Indication(s): Indicated for the treatment of adults with tardive dyskinesia
  • Approved Label: 04/11/2017 (PDF)
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