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Medication Type: Autoimmune

Xeljanz® (tofacitnib) tablets

Approval Date: Jun 2021

Note: First-Time Generic

This is the first time a generic has been approved for Xeljanz. For the treatment of moderate-to-severe active rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis

Xeljanz® (tofacitinib) oral solution

Approval Date: Sep 2020

Note: new dosage or formulation

A new oral solution formulation, this drug is indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ulcerative colitis, and polyarticular course juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Medication Name

Approval Date

Category

Description

Xeljanz® (tofacitnib) tablets

Jun 2021

This is the first time a generic has been approved for Xeljanz. For the treatment of moderate-to-severe active rheumatoid arthritis, and psoriatic arthritis

Note: First-Time Generic

Xeljanz® (tofacitinib) oral solution

Sep 2020

A new oral solution formulation, this drug is indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ulcerative colitis, and polyarticular course juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Note: new dosage or formulation