Lucentis Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved June 30, 2006)
Brand name: Lucentis
Generic name: ranibizumab
Dosage form: Injection
Company: Genentech, Inc.
Treatment for: Macular Degeneration; Macular Edema; Diabetic Macular Edema; Diabetic Retinopathy; Myopic Choroidal Neovascularization
Lucentis (ranibizumab) is a humanized anti-VEGF antibody fragment indicated for the treatment of neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration, macular edema following retinal vein occlusion, diabetic macular edema, diabetic retinopathy, and myopic choroidal neovascularization.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Lucentis
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