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Eton Pharmaceuticals Announces Acceptance For Filing Of New Drug Application For Zonisamide Oral Suspension

Eton Pharmaceuticals Announces Acceptance for Filing of New Drug Application for Zonisamide Oral Suspension DEER PARK, Ill., Oct. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eton Pharmaceuticals, Inc (NASDAQ:ETON), a specialty

· 10/15/2020 08:32

Eton Pharmaceuticals Announces Acceptance for Filing of New Drug Application for Zonisamide Oral Suspension

DEER PARK, Ill., Oct. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eton Pharmaceuticals, Inc (NASDAQ:ETON), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative treatments for rare pediatric diseases, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for filing the company's new drug application (NDA) for zonisamide oral suspension. The application has been assigned a Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) date of May 29, 2021.
 

The application was submitted for the treatment of partial seizures in patients with epilepsy. Zonisamide is one of Eton's three neurology-focused oral liquid product candidates that have been submitted to the FDA, and all three product candidates are expected to be approved and launched in 2021.

About Eton Pharmaceuticals

Eton Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative treatments for rare pediatric diseases. The company currently owns or receives royalties from three FDA-approved approved products, including ALKINDI® SPRINKLE, Biorphen®, and Alaway® Preservative Free, and has six additional products in its late-stage pipeline, including five that have been submitted to the FDA.



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Company Contact:

David Krempa

dkrempa@etonpharma.com

612-387-3740

 

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