Assertio Therapeutics Announces Submission of NDA for FDA Approval of Cosyntropin Depot
Cosyntropin depot is an alcohol-free formulation of a synthetic ACTH analogue, a hormone secreted from the pituitary gland that is responsible for the stimulation of the adrenal cortex. Cosyntropin depot is composed of the first 24 of 39 amino acids found in ACTH, which retains the full steroidogenic activity of the natural hormone.
“Our filing strategy for cosyntropin depot is the most efficient and expeditious way to make this important medical product available to patients -- and is a significant milestone as we build a new orphan/specialty business,” said
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