New Additions to Drugs.com for 2016
We update the Drugs.com database on a regular cycle. The following new drug information has been added this year:
Aug 22, 2016 - Troxyca ER (oxycodone hydrochloride and naltrexone hydrochloride) is an extended-release, abuse-deterrent, narcotic analgesic formulation for the management of pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment.
Aug 1, 2016 - Adlyxin (lixisenatide) is a once-daily prandial glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist indicated for the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Jul 13, 2016 - Xiidra (lifitegrast) is a lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1 (LFA-1) antagonist indicated for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of dry eye disease.
Jun 29, 2016 - Epclusa (sofosbuvir and velpatasvir) is a nucleotide analog polymerase inhibitor and pan-genotypic NS5A inhibitor fixed-dose combination for the treatment of chronic genotype 1-6 hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection.
Jun 16, 2016 - Byvalson (nebivolol and valsartan) is a beta adrenergic blocker and an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) fixed dose combination indicated for the treatment of hypertension.
Jun 1, 2016 - Zinbryta (daclizumab) is an interleukin-2 receptor blocking antibody indicated for the treatment of relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS).
May 31, 2016 - Probuphine (buprenorphine) is an opioid partial agonist subdermal implant for the treatment of opioid dependence.
May 18, 2016 - Tecentriq (atezolizumab) is a programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) blocking antibody indicated for the treatment of patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma, the most common type of bladder cancer.
Apr 30, 2016 - Bevespi Aerosphere (formoterol fumarate and glycopyrrolate) is a long-acting beta2-adrenergic agonist (LABA) and anticholinergic combination indicated for the long-term, maintenance treatment of airflow obstruction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Apr 13, 2016 - Venclexta (venetoclax) is an oral B-cell lymphoma-2 (BCL-2) inhibitor for the treatment of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) with 17p deletion.
Apr 5, 2016 - Descovy (emtricitabine and tenofovir alafenamide) is a nucleoside analog HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NRTI) and nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NtRTI) fixed-dose combination for the treatment of HIV-1 infection.
Mar 23, 2016 - Cinqair (reslizumab) is an interleukin 5 antagonist monoclonal antibody (IgG4 kappa) indicated for add-on maintenance treatment of patients with severe asthma.
Mar 23, 2016 - Taltz (ixekizumab) is a humanized interleukin-17A antagonist indicated for the treatment of adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.
Mar 7, 2016 - Odefsey (emtricitabine/rilpivirine/tenofovir alafenamide) is a fixed-dose combination of emtricitabine (FTC) and tenofovir alafenamide (TAF), both HIV nucleoside analog reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs), and rilpivirine (RPV), a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI), indicated as a complete regimen for the treatment of HIV-1 infection.
Feb 24, 2016 - Briviact (brivaracetam) is an analog of levetiracetam for the treatment of partial-onset seizures in patients with epilepsy.
Jan 29, 2016 - Zepatier (elbasvir and grazoprevir) is a once-daily, single tablet, NS5A replication complex inhibitor and NS3/4A protease inhibitor combination for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes 1 and 4 infections.