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Original New Drug Application Approvals by US FDA (16 - 31 January 2019)

31 Jan 2019
New drug applications approved by US FDA as of 16 - 31 January 2019 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.

ONTRUZANT
  • Active Ingredient(s): Trastuzumab-dttb
  • Strength: 150 MG
  • Dosage Form(s) / Route(s): Injectable; Injection
  • Company: Samsung Bioepis Co Ltd
  • Approval Date: 18 Jan 2019
  • Submission Classification: Not available
  • Indication(s): Indicated for:
    • The treatment of HER2-overexpressing breast cancer.
    • The treatment of HER2-overexpressing metastatic gastric or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma.
  • Approved Label: 18 Jan 2019 (PDF)
TOSYMRA
  • Active Ingredient(s): Sumatriptan
  • Strength: 10 MG
  • Dosage Form(s) / Route(s): Spray; Nasal
  • Company: Dr Reddy's Labs Ltd
  • Approval Date: 25 Jan 2019
  • Submission Classification:  Type 3 - New Dosage Form
  • Indication(s): Indicated for the acute treatment of migraine with or without aura in adults.
  • Approved Label: 25 Jan 2019 (PDF)
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Roshini Claire Anthony, 04 Apr 2019

In addition to an intensive weight loss programme, the use of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) could improve absolute weight loss in individuals with obesity and obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), according to a study presented at ENDO 2019.

4 days ago
The ketogenic and Modified Atkin’s diets are effective treatments for children with refractory epilepsy of genetic aetiology, a new study suggests.
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Extremely premature neonates who have been exposed to pre-eclampsia in utero are at high risk of developing severe respiratory distress syndrome and severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia, according to a study.
Pearl Toh, 4 days ago
A contraceptive vaginal system (Annovera) releasing a combination of segesterone acetate and ethinyl estradiol (SA/EE) effectively inhibits ovulation up to a year even at low systemic levels of SA, reports a review study presented at ENDO 2019.