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Kybella Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved April 29th, 2015)
  • Brand name: Kybella
  • Generic name: deoxycholic acid
  • Dosage form: Injection
  • Previous name: ATX-101
  • Company: Allergan, Inc.
  • Treatment for: Submental Fullness

Kybella (deoxycholic acid) is a cytolytic drug indicated to improve the appearance of fullness associated with submental fat (double chin).

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Kybella

DateArticle
Apr 29, 2015Approval FDA Approves Kybella (deoxycholic acid) to Treat Submental Fullness, or 'Double Chin'
Mar  9, 2015Kythera Biopharmaceuticals Announces FDA Advisory Committee Unanimously Recommends to Approve ATX-101

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