Category «fda 2018»

Tecovirimat

It’s only fair to share… FDA approves the first drug with an indication for treatment of smallpox The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved TPOXX (tecovirimat), the first drug with an indication for treatment of smallpox. Though the World Health Organization declared smallpox, a contagious and sometimes fatal infectious disease, eradicated in 1980, there …

FDA approves new HIV treatment Trogarzo (ibalizumab-uiyk) for patients who have limited treatment options

It’s only fair to share… FDA approves new HIV treatment Trogarzo (ibalizumab-uiyk),for patients who have limited treatment options Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Trogarzo (ibalizumab-uiyk), a new type of antiretroviral medication for adult patients living with HIV who have tried multiple HIV medications in the past (heavily treatment-experienced) and whose HIV infections …