Kyowa Kirin Announces FDA Acceptance of Istradefylline (KW-6002) New Drug Application Resubmission in the US


TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:4151, President and CEO: Masashi Miyamoto, "Kyowa Kirin") announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the resubmitted New Drug Application (NDA) for istradefylline (KW-6002), an investigational selective adenosine A2A receptor antagonist, for use as adjunctive treatment to levodopa/carbidopa in adult patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) experiencing “OFF” episodes. The target Prescription Drug Us