TpoxxActive Ingredient(s): Tecovirimat
FDA Approved: * July 13, 2018
Pharm Company: * SIGA TECHNOLOGIES INC
Tecovirimat, sold under the brand name Tpoxx, is an antiviral with activity against orthopoxviruses such as smallpox and monkeypox. It was the first antipoxviral drug approved in the United States. The drug works by blocking cellular transmission of the virus, thus preventing the disease. Tecovirimat has been effective in laboratory testing; it has been shown to protect animals from monkeypox and rabbitpox and causes no serious side eff... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.