New Additions to Drugs.com for 2020
We update the Drugs.com database on a regular cycle. The following new drug information was added in 2020:
Dec 30, 2020 - Orgovyx (relugolix) is a prescription medicine used in adults for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer.
Dec 15, 2020 - Klisyri (tirbanibulin) is a prescription medicine used on the skin to treat actinic keratosis on the face or scalp.
Dec 8, 2020 - Orladeyo (berotralstat) is a is a plasma kallikrein inhibitor indicated for prophylaxis to prevent attacks of hereditary angioedema (HAE).
Nov 30, 2020 - Danyelza (naxitamab-gqgk) is a prescription medicine used for the treatment of patients with relapsed or refractory high-risk neuroblastoma.
Nov 24, 2020 - Zokinvy (lonafarnib) is a prescription medicine for the treatment of Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS or Progeria) and processing-deficient Progeroid Laminopathies (PL).
Nov 22, 2020 - Sutab (sodium sulfate, magnesium sulfate, and potassium chloride) is a sulfate-based tablet preparation for colonoscopy, providing an alternative to liquid-based colonoscopy preparations.
Nov 2, 2020 - Bronchitol (mannitol) is an inhaled dry powder formulation of the sugar alcohol mannitol indicated as add-on maintenance therapy to improve pulmonary function in adult patients 18 years of age and older with cystic fibrosis.
Oct 22, 2020 - Veklury (remdesivir) is a SARS-CoV-2 nucleotide analog RNA polymerase inhibitor for the treatment of patients with COVID-19.
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Sep 9, 2020 - Qdolo (tramadol hydrochloride) is an opioid agonist indicated in adults for the management of severe pain.
Sep 3, 2020 - Onureg (azacitidine) is a prescription medicine indicated for the continued treatment of adult patients with acute myeloid leukemia.
Sep 2, 2020 - Sogroya (somapacitan-beco) is a prescription medicine used for the replacement of endogenous growth hormone in adults with growth hormone deficiency.
Aug 28, 2020 - Winlevi (clascoterone) cream is prescription medication for the treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 12 years of age and older.
Aug 25, 2020 - Kesimpta (ofatumumab) is a CD20-directed cytolytic antibody indicated for the treatment of relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS).
Aug 18, 2020 - Enspryng (satralizumab-mwge) is a prescription medicine used to treat neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) in adults who are aquaporin-4 (AQP4) antibody positive.
Aug 10, 2020 - Evrysdi (risdiplam) is a survival of motor neuron 2 (SMN2) splicing modifier indicated for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).
Aug 9, 2020 - Lampit (nifurtimox) is a nitrofuran antiprotozoal indicated in pediatric patients for the treatment of Chagas disease (American Trypanosomiasis).
Aug 9, 2020 - Blenrep (belantamab mafodotin-blmf) is a B-cell maturation antigen (BCMA)-directed antibody and microtubule inhibitor conjugate indicated for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.
Aug 2, 2020 - Monjuvi (tafasitamab-cxix) is a CD19-directed cytolytic antibody indicated in combination with lenalidomide for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL).
Jul 28, 2020 - Tecartus (brexucabtagene autoleucel) is a CAR T cell therapy for the treatment of mantle cell lymphoma (MCL) and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL).
Jul 28, 2020 - Xeglyze (abametapir) is a prescription medicine used to get rid of head lice in people 6 months of age and older.
Jul 27, 2020 - Breztri Aerosphere is a prescription medicine used long term to treat people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Jul 9, 2020 - Inqovi (decitabine and cedazuridine) is a prescription medicine indicated for the treatment of adults with intermediate and high-risk myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) including chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (CMML).
Jul 8, 2020 - Rukobia (fostemsavir) is a prescription medicine used for the treatment adults with multidrug-resistant HIV-1 infection.
Jul 8, 2020 - Qwo (collagenase clostridium histolyticum-aaes) is a prescription medicine used for the treatment of moderate to severe cellulite in the buttocks of adult women.
Jul 1, 2020 - Gimoti (metoclopramide) is a prescription medicine used for the relief of symptoms of acute and recurrent diabetic gastroparesis in adults.
Jun 30, 2020 - Dojolvi (triheptanoin) is a prescription medicine indicated as a source of calories and fatty acids for the treatment of patients with long-chain fatty acid oxidation disorders (LC-FAOD).
Jun 30, 2020 - Mycapssa (octreotide) is an oral somatostatin analog for the treatment of acromegaly.
Jun 28, 2020 - Fintepla (fenfluramine) is an amphetamine derivative indicated for the treatment of seizures associated with Dravet syndrome in patients 2 years of age and older.
Jun 25, 2020 - Uplizna (inebilizumab-cdon) is a CD19-directed cytolytic antibody indicated for the treatment of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) in adult patients who are anti-aquaporin-4 (AQP4) antibody positive.
Jun 24, 2020 - Oriahnn (elagolix/estradiol/norethindrone acetate and elagolix) is a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonist, estrogen and progestin co-formulation indicated for the management of heavy menstrual bleeding associated with uterine leiomyomas (fibroids) in premenopausal women.
Jun 16, 2020 - Zepzelca (lurbinectedin) is a selective oncogenic transcription inhibitor indicated for the treatment of adult patients with metastatic small cell lung cancer (SCLC).
May 27, 2020 - Qinlock (ripretinib) is a prescription medicine for the treatment of patients with advanced gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST).
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May 6, 2020 - Tabrecta (capmatinib) is a kinase inhibitor indicated for the treatment of adult patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with METex14.
Apr 28, 2020 - Ongentys (opicapone) is a prescription medicine used with levodopa/carbidopa in Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients who experience “off” episodes.
Apr 25, 2020 - Trodelvy (sacituzumab govitecan-hziy) is a prescription medicine for the treatment of patients with metastatic triple-negative breast cancer (mTNBC) and bladder cancer.
Apr 18, 2020 - Tukysa (tucatinib) is a prescription medicine used in combination with trastuzumab and capecitabine for the treatment of patients with advanced unresectable or metastatic HER2-positive breast cancer.
Apr 14, 2020 - Koselugo (selumetinib) is a prescription medicine used for the treatment of pediatric patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1).
Apr 6, 2020 - Nexlizet (bempedoic acid and ezetimibe) is a prescription medicine containing two cholesterol lowering medicines. Nexlizet is used to treat patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia or known heart disease in patients who require additional lowering of low density lipoprotein (LDL).
Apr 5, 2020 - Nurtec ODT (rimegepant) is a calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist for the acute treatment of migraine.
Mar 31, 2020 - Isturisa (osilodrostat) is a prescription medicine indicated for the treatment of adult patients with Cushing’s disease.
Mar 31, 2020 - Sarclisa (isatuximab-irfc) is a prescription medicine used for the combination treatment of adult patients with multiple myeloma.
Mar 29, 2020 - Zeposia (ozanimod) is a sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor modulator indicated for the treatment of relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) and ulcerative colitis.
Mar 22, 2020 - Vyepti (eptinezumab-jjmr) is a calcitonin gene-related peptide antagonist indicated for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults.
Feb 29, 2020 - Nexletol (bempedoic acid) is used to LDL-cholesterol in adults with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia or established atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
Feb 24, 2020 - Twirla (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel transdermal system) is a low-dose combined hormonal contraceptive patch for birth control.
Feb 13, 2020 - Monoferric (ferric derisomaltose) is an intravenous iron replacement product indicated for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia.
Valtoco Nasal Spray
Feb 11, 2020 - Valtoco (diazepam) is a benzodiazepine nasal spray for the short-term treatment of epilepsy cluster seizures.
Feb 4, 2020 - Palforzia (Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp) is an oral immunotherapy indicated for the mitigation of allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis, that may occur with accidental exposure to peanut.
Jan 28, 2020 - Trijardy XR (empagliflozin/linagliptin/metformin hydrochloride) is a fixed-dose combination of empagliflozin (Jardiance), linagliptin (Tradjenta), and metformin hydrochloride indicated for the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes.
Jan 24, 2020 - Tazverik (tazemetostat) is a methyltransferase inhibitor indicated for the treatment of patients with metastatic or locally advanced epithelioid sarcoma and follicular lymphoma.
Jan 23, 2020 - Ayvakit (avapritinib) is a potent and highly selective KIT and PDGFRα inhibitor for the treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) and advanced systemic mastocytosis.
Jan 1, 2020 - Ubrelvy (ubrogepant) is a CGRP receptor antagonist for the acute treatment of migraine.