LIST OF NEW DRUG APPROVED BY CDSCO in 2016

 

LIST OF NEW DRUG APPROVED FROM 01-01-2016 to TILL DATE BY NEW DRUGS DIVISION 

 

S.No

Name Of Drug

Indication

Date of issue

1 Nintedanib soft Gelatin Capsule 100/150mg (Nintedanib ethanesulfonate) For the treatment of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

(IPF).

11.03.16

2 Cisatracurium Besylate Bulk & 2mg/ml injection As an adjunct to general anaesthesia, to facilitate

tracheal intubation and to provide skeletal muscle relaxation during surgery.

14.03.16

3 Fomepizole Bulk & Fomepizole Injection 1.5gm/Ampoule As an antidote for Ethylene glycol or Methanol used poisoning or for use in suspected Ethylene glycol or Methanol ingestion, either alone or in combination

with hemodialysis.

14.03.16

4 Tofacitinib Tablets 5 mg(Tofacitinib Citrate) “For the treatment of adult patients with moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis who have had

an inadequate response or intolerance to

Methotrexate. It may be used as monotherapy or in combination with methotrexate or other nonbiologic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs)”.

01.04.16

5 Ceftaroline Fosamil Injection 600 mg/Vial “For the treatment of adult (≥ 18 years of age patients with community-acquired pneumonia”.

09.05.2016

6 Panobinostat Hard Gelatin Capsules 10mg/15mg/20mg (Panobinostat lactate) “In combination with bortezomib and dexamethasone, is indicated for the treatment of patients with multiple myeloma, who have received at least 1 prior therapy”      27.05.2016
7
Bepotastine Besilate Bulk &
Bepotastine Besilate 1.5 %w/v
Ophthalmic solution
“For the treatment of itching associated with allergic
conjunctivitis”
08.06.16
8
Ibutilide Bulk &
Ibutilide Fumarate Injection
0.1mg/ml
“For the rapid conversion of atrial fibrillation or atrial flutterof recent onset to sinus rhythm. Patient with atrial
arrhythmias of longer duration are less likely to respond to Ibutilide Fumarate Injection. The effectiveness of Ibutilidehas not been determined in patients with arrhythmias of more than 90 days in duration”.
10.06.16
9 Acotiamide Hydrochloride Bulk & Tablet 100mg “For the treatment of bloating after meals, epigastric bloating and early satiety in functional dyspepsia”. 06.07.2016
10 Sacubutril+ Valsartan film coated tablets 50mg/100 mg/200mg “To reduce the risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalization for heart failure in patients with chronic heart failure (NYHA Class II-IV) and reduced ejection fraction”. 14.07.2016
11 Lurasidone Hydrochloride Bulk & Lurasidone Hydrochloride Tablets 40mg/80mg “For the treatment of Patients with Schizophrenia” 18.07.16
12 Fenticonazole Nitrate Vaginal Capsule 600 mg “For the treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis” 10.08.2016
13 Palbociclib Capsules 75mg/100mg/125 mg
“Palbociclib is a kinase inhibitor indicated in combination with Letrozole for the treatment of postmenopausal women with estrogen receptor (ER)-Positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-Negative advanced breast cancer as initial endocrine-based therapy for their metastatic disease”.
11.08.2016