Regeneron’s Eylea (aflibercept) Receives the US FDA’s Approval as a Prefilled Syringe

Regeneron’s Eylea (aflibercept) Injection Receives the US FDA’s Approval as a Prefilled Syringe

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  • The US FDA has approved the Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) Prior-Approval Supplement (PAS) for the Eylea (2mg, single dose) sterilized prefilled syringe with its expected availability to the physicians and patients in H2’19
  • The sterilized prefilled syringe offers the same medication as the currently available Eylea providing ease of administration and is available in multiple dosing intervals, offering doctors the flexibility to address patient’s needs
  • Eylea is a VEGF inhibitor targeting VEGF-A and PLGF, formulated as an injection for the eye, act by blocking the growth of new blood vessels and by decreasing vascular permeability in the eye and is approved therapy for Wet AMD, macular edema following RVO, DME and DR in the US  

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