Nexavar Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved December 20th, 2005)
- Brand name: Nexavar
- Generic name: sorafenib
- Dosage form: Tablets
- Company: Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation/Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Treatment for: Renal Cell Carcinoma
Nexavar (sorafenib) is an oral multi-kinase inhibitor indicated for the treatment of patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma, liver cancer, and thyroid cancer.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Nexavar
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