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FDA: New Drug & Product Approvals Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World FDA Approvals category. Though topics may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2017-09-22U.S. FDA Approves Gene Therapy for Treatment of Cancer and Life-threatening Diseases
2017-05-06U.S. FDA Approves Radicava (Edaravone) to Treat ALS
2017-03-30U.S. FDA Approves Ocrevus (Ocrelizumab) to Treat Multiple Sclerosis
2017-03-18Researchers Urge More Transparency From FDA
2017-03-07FDA Approves Noctiva for Frequent Night Urination Treatment
2017-02-09FDA Approves Emflaza (Deflazacort) to Treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
2016-12-14Lawsuit Urges FDA to Protect Hair Salon Workers and Consumers from Formaldehyde
2016-09-20FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
2013-02-20FDA Challenged to Support Claims Regarding Electronic Cigarettes
2012-08-23Ethical Dilemmas Contribute to Weakness in FDA Postmarket Oversight
2011-11-25Insomnia Drug Intermezzo Approved by FDA
2011-10-13Cialis to Treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Approved by FDA
2011-07-10Boostrix for Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis in Seniors
2011-06-30FDA Approves Lazanda (Fentanyl) Nasal Spray for Breakthrough Cancer Pain
2011-06-20Global Strategy to Help Ensure Safety and Quality of Imported Products
2011-05-28Injectable Gel to Treat Fecal Incontinence Approved by FDA
2011-05-24Toxoplasmosis Parasite Infection Test
2011-05-22Sutent for Rare Type of Pancreatic Cancer Approved by FDA
2011-05-22Q Fever Test for Military Personnel Serving Overseas
2011-05-20Edurant a New HIV Treatment Approved by FDA
2011-05-14FDA Approves Victrelis for Hepatitis C
2011-05-03FDA Approves Tradjenta (linagliptin) for Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes
2011-04-10Horizant for Restless Legs Syndrome FDA Approved
2011-04-01FDA Proposes Draft Menu and Vending Machine Labeling Requirements
2011-03-28Treatment for a Late Stage Skin Cancer
2011-03-25Zostavax Vaccine to Prevent Shingles - FDA Approval
2011-02-26Edarbi for High Blood Pressure Approved by FDA
2011-02-14Neuralstem Receives FDA Orphan Designation for Spinal Cord Stem Cells for Treatment of ALS
2011-01-22FDA Approves Viibryd to Treat Major Depressive Disorder
2011-01-18Natroba (Spinosad) Head Lice Treatment for Children and Adults - FDA Approval
2011-01-01FDA Warns Consumers Not to Use Fruta Planta Weight Loss Products
2010-11-27FDA Approval for Axiron (testosterone) Topical Solution CIII
2010-11-26Extension of FDA Review for Cladribine Tablets for Treatment of Relapsing Forms of Multiple Sclerosis
2010-11-07FDA Approves Cymbalta for Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain
2010-10-30FDA Approval of First Drug to Treat Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
2010-10-27PRADAX Approved for for Stroke Prevention in Canadians with Atrial Fibrillation
2010-09-25New Oral Contraceptive Also Raises Folate Levels
2010-09-22Oral Drug to Reduce MS Relapses FDA Approved
2010-09-15FDA Approves New Drug for Gout
2010-09-09FDA Approves Pediatric Use of Chemical Poisoning Treatment
2010-09-02Actavis Receives FDA Approval of Atomoxetine HCl Capsules for ADHD
2010-08-15FDA Approves New Abortion Drug Ella as Emergency Contraceptive
2010-08-13Public Outcry for FDA Reform
2010-07-31FDA Approves Vaccines for 2010-2011 Influenza Season
2010-07-30New York State Approves Quest Diagnostics Fragile X Syndrome Test
2010-07-08Implantable Miniature Telescope Improves Sight of AMD Patients
2010-07-05Circadin Approved in EU for Treatment of Primary Insomnia
2010-06-18FDA Approves New Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer
2010-06-15FDA Clearance of Lactate Test
2010-06-12FDA Advisory Committee Recommends Approval of FTY720 Fingolimod for Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
2010-06-10FDA to Review Dental Amalgam
2010-06-01FDA Approves New Injectable Osteoporosis Treatment for Postmenopausal Women
2010-05-18LensAR Laser System Receives FDA Clearance for Use in Cataract Surgery
2010-05-18FDA Clearance for Redsense Safety Device for Home use During Home Hemodialysis
2010-05-12Equal Rigor in Assessing Food Claims and Drug Approvals
2010-05-08U.S. FDA Approves Natazia, a New Oral Contraceptive for the Prevention of Pregnancy
2010-05-03FDA Approved VIMOVO for Arthritis Patients
2010-04-24FDA Approval of Asclera to Treat Varicose Veins
2010-03-31Device Manufacturers to Include Information on Pediatric Populations
2010-03-23Once-Daily MIRAPEX ER Approved by FDA for Parkinson's Disease
2010-03-22FDA Approval of Differin (adapalene) Lotion for Acne Treatment

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