FDA Approved Drugs for Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery

Drugs Approved in 2015

Strensiq (asfotase alfa); Alexion; For the treatment of hypophosphatasia, Approved October 2015

Drugs Approved in 2014

Otezla (apremilast); Celgene; For the treatment of adults with active psoriatic arthritis, Approved March 2014

Drugs Approved in 2013

Xgeva (denosumab); Amgen; For the treatment of giant cell tumor of bone, Approved June 2013

Drugs Approved in 2012

Rayos (prednisone) delayed-release tablets; Horizon Pharma; For the treatment of certain inflammatory diseases, including arthritis, COPD, asthma and psoriatic conditions, Approved July of 2012

Drugs Approved in 2007

Amrix (cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride extended release); Cephalon; For the treatment of muscle spasm associated with acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions, Approved February 2007