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Scientific Name: risankizumab


November 23, 2022

AbbVie announced that Skyrizi® (risankizumab) has been approved for the additional indication of Crohn’s disease by EMA.  This is the first specific interleukin-23 inhibitor to be approved for Crohn’s disease.

July 6, 2022

AbbVie’s Skyrizi® (risankizumab): requesting General Schedule Authority Required listings for the treatment of severe Crohn’s disease and for complex refractory fistulising Crohn’s disease


September 20, 2021

AbbVie announced it has submitted the regulatory application for Skyrizi® (risankizumab) to the FDA for the treatment of patients 16 years and older with moderate to severe Crohn’s Disease.

August 19, 2021

Australia’s TGA granted approval for AbbVie’s Skyrizi® (risankizumab) in a higher, 150mg/mL  concentration formulation. Skyrizi® is indicated for plaque psoriasis in adults.

May 25, 2021

AbbVie announced it will present new data from a number of studies on its immunology products including Rinvoq® (upadacitinib), Skyrizi® (risankizumab) and Humira® (adalimumab) at the EULAR 2021 Virtual Congress of Rheumatology.

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