• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Search Orphan Drug Designations and Approvals

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail
Generic Name:  Bexarotene
Trade Name:  Targretin
Date Designated:  06/18/1999
Orphan Designation:  Treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.
Orphan Designation Status:  Designated/Approved
Marketing Approval Date:  12/29/1999 
Approved Labeled Indication:  Treatment of cutaneous manifestations of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma in patients who are refractory to at least one prior systemic therapy.
Exclusivity End Date:    12/29/2006 
Exclusivity Protected Indication* :  
Eisai, Inc.
300 Tice Blvd
Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey 07677
United States

The sponsor address listed is the last reported by the sponsor to OOPD.
*Exclusivity Protected Indications are shown for approvals from Jan. 1, 2013, to the present.