FDA approval

New Biosimilar approval (biologic generic) may save billions in costs for rheumatoid arthritis patients

man with son The biosimilar adventure continues-Somewhat like generic medicines, A new biosimilar for infliximab or (Remicade) got the approval not from the FDA. What this means is that the medicine works to combat rheumatoid arthritis and Chrohn's disease, but costs much much less that the well-known brand.

Generic Lexapro (escitalopram) approved by the FDA

black haired woman The FDA approved a generic version of the widely prescribed depression and anxiety medicine, Lexapro (escitalopram).

Approval Date: 
Wed, 03/14/2012

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