TITLE

FDA Actions

AUTHOR(S)
Elliott, William T.
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Clinical Cardiology Alert;Nov2009 Pharmacology Watch, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs concerning the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the U.S. Asenapine has been given approval by the FDA as cure for schizophrenia and bipolar I disorder in adults. The FDA also reduced the approved age limit for levocetirizine to 6 months for children suffering from chronic hives and perennial allergic rhinitis.
ACCESSION #
45685522

 

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