Orbactiv Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved August 6th, 2014)
- Brand name: Orbactiv
- Generic name: oritavancin
- Dosage form: Injection
- Company: The Medicines Company
- Treatment for: Skin and Structure Infection
Orbactiv (oritavancin) is a semi-synthetic lipoglycopeptide antibiotic for the treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI).
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Orbactiv
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