NDC Active Ingredient Apremilast

Active Ingredient Information

What is the usage for Apremilast?

This medication is used to treat a certain type of arthritis (psoriatic arthritis). Apremilast is also used to treat a certain type of skin condition (moderate to severe plaque psoriasis). Apremilast belongs to a class of drugs known as phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) inhibitors. For the treatment of psoriatic arthritis, it decreases pain and swelling, and may help improve flexibility in the affected joints. For the treatment of plaque psoriasis, it may help to reduce the redness, thickening, and scaling of the skin that occurs with this condition. Apremilast is also used to treat mouth sores in people who have Behcet's disease. It helps to reduce the pain and improve the healing of these mouth sores.

How many products in the NDC database contain Apremilast?

The NDC database has 4 products with the active ingredient Apremilast. The following table lists all the products that have this active ingredient.

NDC Products with Apremilast

NDC Proprietary Name Non-Proprietary Name Dosage Form Route Name Company Name Status
55513-137Proprietary Name: Otezla ApremilastTablet, Film CoatedOralAmgen IncACTIVE
59572-631Proprietary Name: Otezla ApremilastTablet, Film CoatedOralCelgene CorporationACTIVE
60219-1410Proprietary Name: Apremilast ApremilastTablet, Film CoatedOralAmneal Pharmaceuticals Ny LlcACTIVE
70518-3155Proprietary Name: Otezla ApremilastTablet, Film CoatedOralRemedyrepack Inc.ACTIVE
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