Posted from: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 11:09 AM - Present

Expanded Indication for Qudexy XR

June 2, 2015 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new indication for Qudexy® XR (topiramate) extended-release capsules.  Qudexy XR is now approved as a single-agent treatment of partial onset seizures and generalized tonic-clonic seizures. Qudexy XR is manufactured by Upsher-Smith Laboratories. Previously, the indication was limited to patients aged 10 years and older, however now Qudexy XR can be used as initial monotherapy for patients at least two years old. Once-daily Qudexy XR also has approval as add-on therapy to treat partial onset seizures, generalized tonic-clonic seizures and seizures related to Lennox-Gastaut syndrome for patients two years old and older. 

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