Saphris Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved August 13th, 2009)
- Brand name: Saphris
- Generic name: asenapine
- Dosage form: Sublingual Tablets
- Company: Allergan, Inc.
- Treatment for: Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder
Saphris (asenapine) is an atypical antipsychotic for the treatment of schizophrenia and acute mania or mixed episodes associated with bipolar I disorder.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Saphris
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