Palforzia FDA Approval History
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved January 31, 2020)
Brand name: Palforzia
Generic name: Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp
Previous Name: AR101
Company: Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc.
Treatment for: Peanut Allergy
Palforzia (Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp) is an oral immunotherapy indicated to help reduce the severity of allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, that may occur with accidental exposure to peanut.
- Palforzia is a treatment for people who are allergic to peanuts.
- Palforzia may be started in patients aged 4 through 17 years of age. Patients who turn 18 years of age during treatment should continue taking Palforzia unless otherwise instructed by their doctor.
- Palforzia does NOT treat allergic reactions and should not be given during an allergic reaction.
- Patients must maintain a strict peanut-free diet while taking Palforzia.
- Because of the risk of anaphylaxis, Palforzia is available only through a restricted program under a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) called the Palforzia REMS.
Development Timeline for Palforzia
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