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Edurant Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved May 20th, 2011)
  • Brand name: Edurant
  • Generic name: rilpivirine
  • Dosage form: Tablets
  • Company: Tibotec Pharmaceuticals
  • Treatment for: HIV Infection

Edurant (rilpivirine) is a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) indicated in combination with other antiretroviral drugs for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults who have never taken HIV therapy (treatment-naïve).

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Edurant

DateArticle
May 20, 2011Approval FDA Approves New HIV Treatment Edurant (rilpivirine)
Jul 26, 2010Tibotec Pharmaceuticals Submits New Drug Application for Investigational Once-Daily HIV Treatment TMC278 to U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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