NRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the FDA denied the Breakthrough Therapy designation (BTD) request for ZYESAMI® (aviptadil) and emphasizes focus on its NRX-101 BTD compound for Bipolar Depression associated with Suicidality.
Breakthrough Therapy Designation
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) denied NRx Pharmaceuticals’ (NRx) request for Breakthrough Therapy Designation (BTD) for ZYESAMI® (aviptadil). BTD is not required for drug approval or emergency use authorization, but can afford faster review times, the ability to submit a rolling application, and dedicated FDA review personnel who may interact more frequently with […]
Recently, we’ve received several questions about the Breakthrough Therapy Designation (BTD) application NRx submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for ZYESAMI™ (aviptadil) last month. As you know, we received BTD for our psychiatry drug NRX-101 for suicidal bipolar depression. Admission to the BTD program provided us with increased access to review guidance […]