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Rhofade Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved January 18th, 2017)
  • Brand name: Rhofade
  • Generic name: oxymetazoline hydrochloride
  • Dosage form: Cream
  • Company: Allergan, Inc.
  • Treatment for: Rosacea

Rhofade (oxymetazoline hydrochloride) is a topical alpha1A adrenoceptor agonist vasoconstrictor for the treatment of persistent facial erythema associated with rosacea in adults.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Rhofade

Jan 19, 2017Approval Allergan Announces FDA Approval of Rhofade (oxymetazoline hydrochloride) Cream for Facial Erythema Associated with Rosacea
May 24, 2016Allergan Announces FDA Acceptance of NDA Filing for Oxymetazoline HCI Cream 1.0%

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