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Maryland biotech earns FDA approval for pediatric ADHD drug

April 7, 2021
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Supernus Pharmaceuticals Inc. has earned a regulatory approval for its attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drug for pediatric patients, ending a monthslong back-and-forth with the agency over the product and opening the door for the Rockville company to take it to market. The Food and Drug Administration greenlighted Qelbree, an ADHD treatment for kids and adolescents ages 6 to 17, after four late-stage trials with more than 1,000 patients in that age group, the biotech said Friday after the closing bell.

Article Source: Baltimore Business Journal

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