Apidra Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved April 16th, 2004)
- Brand name: Apidra
- Generic name: insulin glulisine
- Company: Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- Treatment for: Diabetes, Type 1, Diabetes, Type 2
Apidra (insulin glulisine) is a rapid-acting recombinant DNA human insulin analogue used for the control of hyperglycemia in patients with diabetes mellitus.
FDA Approval History for Apidra
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