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.
The manufacturer of bevacizumab (Avastin), snagged FDA approval for yet another type of cancer.
FDA approved the first biosimilar to Neulasta, as well as a new combination treatment for osteoarthritis pain and hypertension and a new drug to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
The first-and-only antidote indicated for patients treated with rivaroxaban and apixaban, when reversal of anticoagulation is needed due to life-threatening or uncontrolled bleeding, will begin a limited rollout in June.
The top 3 new US drug approvals include the first non-opioid treatment for opioid withdrawal, a migraine prevention drug, and the first biosimilar for anemia. Here are the top 3 new drugs, approved within the last week.
FDA approved fingolimod (Gilenya, Novartis) for the treatment of children and adolescents aged 10 years to less than 18 years who have relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS)—the first disease-modifying therapy indicated for these pati
The first smallpox treatment, being developed for the United States government in the case of a bioterrorism attack, could be available as early as August.