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    Every New FDA Drug Approval in 2017

    The last 12 drugs approved in the year, along with the other 34.


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    PREVYMIS (letermovir), Merck

    Indications: Prophylaxis of cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection and disease in adult CMV-seropositive recipients [R+] of an allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT).

    Dosage: 480 mg administered once daily orally or as an intravenous (IV) infusion over 1 hour through 100 days post-transplant. If PREVYMIS is coadministered with cyclosporine, the dosage of PREVYMIS should be decreased to 240 mg once daily.

    Contraindications: Pimozide, Ergot alkaloids, and pitavastatin and simvastatin when co-administered with cyclosporine.

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