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Cyramza Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved April 21st, 2014)
  • Brand name: Cyramza
  • Generic name: ramucirumab
  • Dosage form: Injection
  • Company: Eli Lilly and Company
  • Treatment for: Stomach Cancer

Cyramza (ramucirumab) is a human vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2 (VEGFR2) antagonist indicated for the treatment of advanced gastric cancer and non-small cell lung cancer.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Cyramza

Apr 24, 2015Approval FDA Approves Cyramza (Ramucirumab) for Use with FOLFIRI in Second-Line Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Dec 12, 2014Approval FDA Expands Approved use of Cyramza to Treat Aggressive Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Nov  5, 2014Approval FDA Approves Cyramza (ramucirumab) in Combination with Paclitaxel for Advanced Gastric Cancer after Prior Chemotherapy
Apr 21, 2014Approval FDA Approves Cyramza for Stomach Cancer

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