The first medication approved by FDA as part of an expedited generic drug program is one that has been in short supply.
FDA okayed iobenguane I 131 (Azedra, Progenics Pharmaceuticals) injection for IV use to treat rare tumors of the adrenal gland.
FDA recently approved the first and only complete darunavir-based single-tablet regiment to treat HIV-1 in treatment-naïve and certain virologically suppressed adults.
Ivosidenib (Tibsovo, Agios Pharma) is the first drug approved for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) patients with a specific genetic mutation.
FDA okayed the first treatment for chronic sialorrhea, or excessive drooling, in adult patients.
A pharma maker is under fire for raising prices on its cancer drugs. Meanwhile, there were two major cancer drug approvals in June. Here are the top 3 cancer news articles in the past month.
FDA approved a novel device to treat breathing difficulty associated with severe emphysema.
A combination melanoma treatment that was just approved by FDA is available through select specialty pharmacies.
FDA’s approval of a cannabidiol (CBD) medicine to treat seizures associated with 2 severe forms of epilepsy is a positive sign for other CBD drugs under development.
While FDA has approved other continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems, it just approved the first system that includes a fully implantable sensor to detect glucose.