Radicava Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved May 5th, 2017)
- Brand name: Radicava
- Generic name: edaravone
- Dosage form: Injection
- Company: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma
- Treatment for: Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Radicava (edaravone) is a free radical scavenger that relieves the effects of oxidative stress, a likely factor in the onset and progression of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Radicava
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