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New Drug Approvals Archive - December 2002

December 2002

Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)

New Dosage Form Approved: November 27, 2002

Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)

New Indication Approved: December 18, 2002

Humira (adalimumab) Injection

Date of Approval: December 31, 2002
Company: Abbvie, Inc.
Treatment for: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Crohn's Disease -- Acute, Crohn's Disease -- Maintenance, Psoriasis, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Ulcerative Colitis, Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Uveitis

Humira (adalimumab) is a recombinant human IgGl monoclonal antibody specific for human tumor necrosis factor (TNF) indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, Crohn's disease, psoriasis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, ulcerative colitis, hidradenitis suppurativa, and certain types of uveitis.

Humira (adalimumab)

New Indication Approved: October 3, 2005

Humira (adalimumab)

New Indication Approved: July 31, 2006

Humira (adalimumab)

New Indication Approved: February 27, 2007

Humira (adalimumab)

New Indication Approved: September 28, 2012

Finacea (azelaic acid)

New Dosage Form Approved: July 29, 2015

Humira (adalimumab)

New Indication Approved: September 10, 2015

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