Deferasirox

FDA Approved: * January 26, 2016
Pharm Company: * ACTAVIS ELIZABETH
Category: Iron Chelator

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Deferasirox Overview

Deferasirox (marketed as Exjade,[2] Desirox, Defrijet, Desifer, Rasiroxpine and Jadenu) is an oral iron chelator. Its main use is to reduce chronic iron overload in patients who are receiving long-term blood transfusions for conditions such as beta-thalassemia and other chronic anemias.[3][4] It is the first oral medication approved in the USA for this purpose.[5] It was approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Deferasirox
  • Tablet: 180mg, 360mg, 90mg
  • Tablet, Film Coated: 90 Mg, 180 Mg, 360 Mg.
  • Tablet, For Suspension: 125mg, 250mg, 500mg
  • Tablet, Orally Disintegrating: 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Deferasirox: (6 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0078-0654 Jadenu 90 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0655 Jadenu 180 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0656 Jadenu 360 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 45963-454 Deferasirox 125 mg Oral Tablet, for Suspension by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 45963-455 Deferasirox 250 mg Oral Tablet, for Suspension by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 45963-456 Deferasirox 500 mg Oral Tablet, for Suspension by Actavis Pharma, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Deferasirox or a similar ingredient: (2 results)






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