Active Ingredient(s): Difelikefalin Acetate
FDA Approved: * August 23, 2021
Pharm Company: * CARA THERAP

Difelikefalin, sold under the brand name Korsuva, is an analgesic opioid peptide used for the treatment of moderate to severe itching. It acts as a peripherally specific, highly selective agonist of the κ-opioid receptor (KOR).[3][4][5][6] Difelikefalin was approved for medical use in the United States in August 2021.[2][7][8] Difelikefalin acts as an analgesic by activating KO... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.

Dosage List

Korsuva 50 ug/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 59353-065
Vifor (International) Inc.