Tygacil Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved June 15th, 2005)
- Brand name: Tygacil
- Generic name: tigecycline
- Company: Wyeth Pharmaceuticals
- Treatment for: Skin and Structure Infection, Intraabdominal Infection, Pneumonia
Tygacil (tigecycline) is a glycylcycline antibacterial indicated for the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections, complicated intra-abdominal infections and community-acquired bacterial pneumonia in adults.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Tygacil
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