Posted from: Monday, August 01, 2016 - 02:07 PM - Present

Xolair Indication Expanded

July 7, 2016 – The U.S. FDA approved Xolair® (omalizumab) manufactured by Genentech with an expanded indication to treat moderate to severe allergic asthma in patients six years of age and older who are inadequately controlled with inhaled corticosteroids. Xolair was previously approved for this indication in patients 12 years of age and older. On the market since 2003, Xolair is administered by subcutaneous injection. It is also indicated to treat chronic idiopathic urticaria in patients 12 years of age and older who have symptoms despite treatment with an H1 antihistamine.


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