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FDA Approves Keveyis (dichlorphenamide) for Primary Hyperkalemic and Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis

Posted 10 Aug 2015 by Drugs.com

HAWTHORNE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 10, 2015-- Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE:TARO) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Keveyis (dichlorphenamide) 50 mg Tablets for the treatment of primary hyperkalemic and hypokalemic periodic paralysis, a group of rare hereditary disorders that cause episodes of muscle weakness or paralysis [1]. Keveyis is ...

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Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis, Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis, Primary Periodic Paralysis

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