Ionsys Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved May 22nd, 2006)
- Brand name: Ionsys
- Generic name: fentanyl
- Dosage form: Iontophoretic Transdermal System
- Company: ALZA Corporation
- Treatment for: Pain
Ionsys is a needle-free, patient-activated iontophoretic transdermal analgesic system which uses a weak electric current to rapidly deliver fentanyl across the skin and into the bloodstream. Ionsys is indicated for the short-term management of acute post-operative pain in adult patients requiring opioid analgesia during hospitalization.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Ionsys
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