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Orencia FDA Approval History

FDA Approved: Yes (First approved December 23, 2005)
Brand name: Orencia
Generic name: abatacept
Dosage form: Injection
Company: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Treatment for: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis

Orencia (abatacept) is a selective T cell costimulation modulator indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.

Development Timeline for Orencia

DateArticle
Jul  6, 2017Approval Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Orencia (abatacept) Receives FDA Approval for Treatment of Active Psoriatic Arthritis in Adults
Jul 31, 2011Approval U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approves Subcutaneous Formulation of Orencia (abatacept), a Proven Non-Anti-TNF Biologic for Adults with Moderate to Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dec 23, 2005Approval Orencia Bristol-Myers Squibb Company - Treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sep  6, 2005Bristol-Myers Squibb Statement on FDA Advisory Committee Vote on Orencia (Abatacept), an Investigational Selective Modulator of T-Cell Co-Stimulation for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dec 23, 2004Bristol-Myers Squibb Provides Regulatory Update for Abatacept

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