Livalo Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved August 3rd, 2009)
- Brand name: Livalo
- Generic name: pitavastatin
- Company: Kowa Company, Ltd.
- Treatment for: High Cholesterol
Livalo (pitavastatin) is an HMG CoA reductase inhibitor indicated for the primary treatment of hypercholesterolemia and combined dyslipidemia.
FDA Approval History for Livalo
|Aug 4, 2009||FDA Approves Livalo for Primary Hypercholesterolemia and Combined Dyslipidemia|
|Oct 28, 2008||Kowa Announces NDA Submission and MAA Filing for HMG CoA Reductase Inhibitor Pitavastatin|
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