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Juxtapid Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved December 21st, 2012)
  • Brand name: Juxtapid
  • Generic name: lomitapide
  • Dosage form: Capsules
  • Company: Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Treatment for: High Cholesterol, Familial Homozygous

Juxtapid (lomitapide) is a microsomal triglyceride transfer protein inhibitor indicated for the treatment of patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Juxtapid

Dec 26, 2012Approval FDA Approves Juxtapid - New Orphan Drug for Rare Cholesterol Disorder

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