Yonsa Approval History
- FDA approved: Yes (First approved May 22nd, 2018)
- Brand name: Yonsa
- Generic name: abiraterone acetate
- Dosage form: Tablets
- Company: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Inc.
- Treatment for: Prostate Cancer
Yonsa (abiraterone acetate) is an ultramicrosize formulation of the oral CYP17 inhibitor abiraterone acetate (approved as Zytiga) used in combination with methylprednisolone for the treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.To avoid substitution errors and overdose, please be aware that Yonsa tablets may have different dosing and food effects compared to other abiraterone acetate products.
Development History and FDA Approval Process for Yonsa
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