4 latest FDA approvals

Mackenzie Bean - Print  | 

Here are the four latest drugs and medical devices approved by the Food and Drug Administration in the past week.

1. Solosec is a single dose antibiotic intended to treat bacterial vaginosis, the most common gynecologic infection in the country.

2. Triamcinolone acetonide is a generic topical steroid intended to treat inflammation caused by various skin conditions, including allergic reactions, eczema and psoriasis.

3. Trelegy Ellipta is a once-daily inhaler that contains three medicines for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

4. The Pentax ED34-i10T is also the first duodenoscope with a disposable distal cap to improve access for cleaning and reprocessing.

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