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Livalo Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved August 3rd, 2009)
  • Brand name: Livalo
  • Generic name: pitavastatin
  • Dosage form: Tablets
  • Company: Kowa Company, Ltd.
  • Treatment for: High Cholesterol

Livalo (pitavastatin) is an HMG CoA reductase inhibitor indicated for the primary treatment of hypercholesterolemia and combined dyslipidemia.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Livalo

Aug  4, 2009Approval FDA Approves Livalo for Primary Hypercholesterolemia and Combined Dyslipidemia
Oct 28, 2008Kowa Announces NDA Submission and MAA Filing for HMG CoA Reductase Inhibitor Pitavastatin

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