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Zokinvy FDA Approval History

Last updated by Judith Stewart, BPharm on Jan 19, 2021.

FDA Approved: Yes (First approved November 20, 2020)
Brand name: Zokinvy
Generic name: lonafarnib
Dosage form: Capsules
Company: Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc.
Treatment for: Progeria and Progeroid Laminopathies

Zokinvy (lonafarnib) is an oral farnesyltransferase inhibitor (FTI) for the treatment of Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS or Progeria) and processing-deficient Progeroid Laminopathies (PL).

Development Timeline for Zokinvy

DateArticle
Nov 20, 2020Approval  FDA Approves Zokinvy (lonafarnib) for Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome and Processing-Deficient Progeroid Laminopathies
May 19, 2020Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Announces FDA Acceptance of NDA for Filing with Priority Review of Zokinvy (lonafarnib) for Treatment of Progeria and Progeroid Laminopathies
Mar 23, 2020Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Completes Submission of New Drug Application to FDA for Lonafarnib for Treatment of Progeria and Progeroid Laminopathies
Dec 16, 2019Eiger Initiates Rolling Submission of New Drug Application (NDA) with FDA for Lonafarnib for Treatment of Progeria and Progeroid Laminopathies

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