Avycaz Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved February 25th, 2015)
- Brand name: Avycaz
- Generic name: avibactam and ceftazidime
- Dosage form: Injection
- Company: Actavis Pharma, Inc.
- Treatment for: Intraabdominal Infection, Urinary Tract Infection
Avycaz (avibactam and ceftazidime) is a next generation, non-β lactam β-lactamase inhibitor and third-generation, antipseudomonal cephalosporin antibiotic combination for the treatment of complicated intra-abdominal infections and complicated urinary tract infections.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Avycaz
|Feb 25, 2015||FDA Approves Avycaz (ceftazidime and avibactam) for Complicated Abdominal and Urinary Tract Infections|
|Dec 5, 2014||Anti-Infective Advisory Committee Recommends Approval Of Actavis' Ceftazidime-Avibactam|
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