Ferriprox Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved October 14th, 2011)
- Brand name: Ferriprox
- Generic name: deferiprone
- Company: ApoPharma Inc.
- Treatment for: Hemosiderosis
Ferriprox (deferiprone) is an iron chelator indicated for the treatment of patients with transfusional iron overload due to thalassemia syndromes when current chelation therapy is inadequate.
FDA Approval History for Ferriprox
|Oct 14, 2011||FDA Approves Ferriprox to Treat Patients with Excess Iron in the Body|
|Sep 14, 2011||ApoPharma Announces FDA Advisory Committee Recommendation in Favor of Ferriprox (deferiprone) Approval|
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