Velphoro Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved November 27th, 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
|Nov 30, 2013||Velphoro Receives US FDA Approval for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients on Dialysis|
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