Nov 28, 2019
After sharing the complete list of New Drugs approved by the FDA in 2019, we have now up with a segregated list of important drugs. This list has been compiled by Dr. Gobind Rai Garg keeping in mind the upcoming NEET-PG exam.
|Andexanet alpha*||Bind to Factor Xa inhibitors||Intravenous||To reverse overdose of rivaroxaban and apixaban|
|Apalutamide Darolutamide||Androgen receptor antagonist||Oral||Prostate carcinoma|
|Avatrombopag Lusutrombopag||Thrombopoietin receptor agonist||Oral||Thrombocytopenia in patients with chronic liver disease|
|Baloxavir marboxil*||Inhibit viral replication by inhibiting Cap-dependent endonuclease activity of viral polymerase||Oral||Single dose treatment of Acute uncomplicated influenza|
|Baricitinib||Janus Kinase inhibitor||Oral||Rheumatoid Arthritis|
|Brexanolone*||GABA-A modulator||Intravenous||Post partum depression|
|Elagolix||GnRH antagonist||Oral||Pain associated with endometriosis|
|Erenumab Fremanezumab Galcanezumab||Monoclonal antibody against CGRP||SC||Migraine prophylaxis|
|Esketamine*||Non-competitive NMDA antagonist||Intranasal||Treatment resistant depression|
|Ibalizumab*||MAb against CD4||IV||HIV|
|Lasmiditan*||5HT1F agonist||Oral||Acute severe migraine|
|Lofexidine||Alpha 2 agonist||Oral||To decrease opioid withdrawal symptoms|
|Pitolisant||H3 antagonist/inverse agonist||Oral||Narcolepsy|
|Pretomanid*||Inhibit mycolic acid synthesis||Oral||For XDR and MDR TB (in combination with bedaquiline and linezolide)|
|Romosozumab*||MAb against sclerostin||Subcutaneous||Post-menopausal osteoporosis|
|Semaglutide||GLP-1 agonist||Oral||Type 2 diabetes mellitus|
|Stiripentol||Increases GABAergic activity||Oral||Dravet Syndrome|
|Tafenoquine*||Free radical mediated killing of hypnozooites||Oral||Single dose radical cure of P. vivax malaria|
|Tecovirimat||Inhibit formation of extracellular viral forms||Oral||Small pox|
|Tenapanor||NHE-3 inhibitor||Oral||IBS with constipation|
|Tolvaptan||Vasopressin V2 receptor antagonist||Oral||To slow kidney function decline in adult polycystic kidney disease|
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|NEET PG: High-Yield Topics For Pediatrics||NEET PG: High-Yield Topics for Surgery|
|NEET PG: High-Yield Topics for Ophthalmology||NEET PG: High-Yield Topics For Forensic Medicine|
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