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Nevanac Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved August 19th, 2005)
  • Brand name: Nevanac
  • Generic name: nepafenac
  • Dosage form: Ophthalmic Suspension
  • Company: Alcon, Inc.
  • Treatment for: Postoperative Ocular Inflammation

Nevanac (nepafenac) is a topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) and analgesic prodrug indicated for the treatment of pain and inflammation associated with cataract surgery.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Nevanac

Aug 19, 2005Approval Nevanac Alcon, Inc. - Treatment for Pain and Inflammation Associated with Cataract Surgery

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