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2017 FDA Approved Drugs

The following database contains a listing of drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for sale in the United States. Drug information typically includes the drug name, approval status, indication of use, and clinical trial results. Review descriptions for our medical therapeutic area list to help assist in your search.

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Dermatology

Bavencio (avelumab) ; Merck; For the treatment of Merkel cell carcinoma , Approved March 2017

Dupixent (dupilumab); Regeneron Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of atopic dermatitis, Approved March 2017

Rhofade (oxymetazoline hydrochloride); Allergan; For the treatment of facial erythema associated with rosacea, Approved January 2017

Siliq (brodalumab); Valeant Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of plaque psoriasis , Approved February 2017

Endocrinology

Parsabiv (etelcalcetide); Amgen; For the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in adults with chronic kidney disease on hemodialysis, Approved February 2017

Qtern (dapagliflozin and saxagliptin) ; AstraZeneca; For the treatment of inadequately controlled type II diabetes , Approved February 2017

Family Medicine

Qtern (dapagliflozin and saxagliptin) ; AstraZeneca; For the treatment of inadequately controlled type II diabetes , Approved February 2017

Trulance (plecanatide); Synergy Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of adults with chronic idiopathic constipation, Approved January 2017

Gastroenterology

Symproic (naldemedine); Shionogi; For the treatment of opioid-induced constipation, Approved March 2017

Trulance (plecanatide); Synergy Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of adults with chronic idiopathic constipation, Approved January 2017

Xermelo (telotristat ethyl); Lexicon Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of carcinoid syndrome diarrhea, Approved February 2017

Immunology

Ocrevus (ocrelizumab); Genentech; For the treatment of multiple sclerosis, Approved March 2017

Musculoskeletal

Emflaza (deflazacort); Marathon Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Approved February 2017

Ocrevus (ocrelizumab); Genentech; For the treatment of multiple sclerosis, Approved March 2017

Nephrology

Parsabiv (etelcalcetide); Amgen; For the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in adults with chronic kidney disease on hemodialysis, Approved February 2017

Neurology

Austedo (deutetrabenazine) ; Teva Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of chorea associated with Huntington’s disease, Approved April 2017

Ingrezza (valbenazine); Neurocrine Biosciences; For the treatment of tardive dyskinesia, Approved April 2017

Xadago (safinamide); Newron Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of Parkinson's disease, Approved March 2017

Obstetrics/Gynecology (Women’s Health)

Kisqali (ribociclib); Novartis; For the treatment of breast cancer, Approved March 2017

Zejula (niraparib); Tesaro; For the treatment of recurrent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer , Approved March 2017

Oncology

Bavencio (avelumab) ; Merck; For the treatment of Merkel cell carcinoma , Approved March 2017

Kisqali (ribociclib); Novartis; For the treatment of breast cancer, Approved March 2017

Xermelo (telotristat ethyl); Lexicon Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of carcinoid syndrome diarrhea, Approved February 2017

Zejula (niraparib); Tesaro; For the treatment of recurrent epithelial ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer , Approved March 2017

Pediatrics/Neonatology

Emflaza (deflazacort); Marathon Pharmaceuticals; For the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Approved February 2017