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Velphoro Approval History

FDA Approved: Yes (First approved November 27, 2013)
Brand name: Velphoro
Generic name: sucroferric oxyhydroxide
Dosage form: Chewable Tablets
Company: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma
Treatment for: Hyperphosphatemia of Renal Failure

Velphoro (sucroferric oxyhydroxide) is a chewable, iron-based phosphate binder for the control of serum phosphorus levels in patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) on dialysis.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Velphoro

DateArticle
Nov 30, 2013Approval Velphoro Receives US FDA Approval for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients on Dialysis

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