Vyxeos FDA Approval History
Last updated by Judith Stewart, BPharm on March 31, 2021.
FDA Approved: Yes (First approved August 3, 2017)
Brand name: Vyxeos
Generic name: cytarabine and daunorubicin
Dosage form: Injection
Company: Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc
Treatment for: Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Vyxeos (cytarabine and daunorubicin liposome injection) is a liposomal combination of cytarabine, a nucleoside metabolic inhibitor, and daunorubicin, an anthracycline topoisomerase inhibitor, indicated for the treatment of newly-diagnosed therapy-related acute myeloid leukemia (t-AML) or AML with myelodysplasia-related changes (AML-MRC) in adults and pediatric patients 1 year and older.
Development timeline for Vyxeos
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