Amyvid Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved April 6th, 2012)
- Brand name: Amyvid
- Generic name: florbetapir F 18
- Company: Eli Lilly and Company and Avid Radiopharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Treatment for: Diagnosis and Investigation
Amyvid (florbetapir F 18) is a radioactive diagnostic agent used for brain imaging of beta-amyloid plaques in patients who are being evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and other causes of cognitive decline.
FDA Approval History for Amyvid
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