Sutent Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved January 26th, 2006)
- Brand name: Sutent
- Generic name: sunitinib malate
- Dosage form: Capsules
- Company: Pfizer Inc.
- Treatment for: Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor, Renal Cell Carcinoma, Pancreatic Cancer
Sutent (sunitinib malate) is an oral multi-kinase inhibitor indicated for the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors, advanced kidney cancer and pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Sutent
|May 20, 2011||FDA Approves Sutent for Rare Type of Pancreatic Cancer|
|Jan 26, 2006||Sutent Approved - Pfizer Inc. - Treatment for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors and Renal Carcinoma|
|Aug 10, 2005||Pfizer Submits Application for Sutent to FDA|
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