Juxtapid Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved December 21st, 2012)
- Brand name: Juxtapid
- Generic name: lomitapide
- Company: Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- Treatment for: High Cholesterol, Familial Homozygous
Juxtapid (lomitapide) is a microsomal triglyceride transfer protein inhibitor indicated for the treatment of patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia.
FDA Approval History for Juxtapid
|Dec 26, 2012||FDA Approves Juxtapid - New Orphan Drug for Rare Cholesterol Disorder|
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