The Food and Drug Administration this week approved two abbreviated new drug applications expected to alleviate shortages and help during the COVID-19 emergency.
Dexmedetomidine hydrochloride 0.9% sodium chloride injection is indicated for sedation of initially intubated and mechanically ventilated patients during treatment in an intensive care setting, and sedation of non-intubated patients prior to and/or during surgical and other procedures.
On June 3, 2020, the FDA approved an abbreviated new drug application for dexmedetomidine hydrochloride in 0.9% sodium chloride injection (ANDA 209307), indicated for sedation of initially intubated and mechanically ventilated patients during treatment in an intensive-care setting and sedation of non-intubated patients prior to and/or during surgical and other procedures.
The patent and application holder for dexmedetomidine hydrochloride is Gland Pharma LTD.
You need to make it past the headline and read the fine print to see what President Trump is really doing.
On Thursday, as Mr. Trump traveled to Michigan, he was asked about the $1 billion grant to AstraZeneca. While saying he was encouraged by recent vaccine developments, he also suggested — as he had earlier — that there would be “big, big announcements” within the next few weeks or so about treatment or therapeutic developments. But he offered no specifics.