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Sirturo Approval History

FDA Approved: Yes (First approved December 28, 2012)
Brand name: Sirturo
Generic name: bedaquiline
Dosage form: Tablets
Company: Janssen Research & Development, LLC
Treatment for: Tuberculosis, Resistant

Sirturo (bedaquiline) is an oral diarylquinoline antimycobacterial drug indicated for the treatment of pulmonary multi-drug resistant tuberculosis.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Sirturo

Aug  9, 2019Approval Janssen Announces U.S. FDA Accelerated Approval for Sirturo (bedaquiline) as Part of Combination Therapy to Treat Adolescents with Pulmonary Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis
Aug 17, 2018World Health Organization Recommends the Use of Bedaquiline in all Conventional Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Regimens
Dec 31, 2012Approval FDA Approves Sirturo to Treat Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis
Sep  5, 2012U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to Bedaquiline (TMC207) for Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment
Jul  2, 2012Janssen Research & Development Submits New Drug Application to FDA for Investigational Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Treatment Bedaquiline (TMC207)

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