Thalidomide (marketed as Thalomid) Information
Thalomid (thalidomide) is a prescription medicine taken, with the medicine dexamethasone, to treat people who have been newly diagnosed with multiple myeloma. Thalomid is also used to treat people when new lesions of leprosy flare up.
Do Not Buy Thalomid (thalidomide) Over the Internet
To report any serious adverse events associated with the use of this drug, please contact the FDA MedWatch program using the contact information at the bottom of this page.
Regulatory History and Labeling from Drugs@FDA
- Thalomid (thalidomide) Approval Letter
September 4, 1997 Advisory Committee Meeting Transcript
47th meeting of the Dermatologic and Ophthalmic Advisory Committee, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, FDA, September 4-5, 1997
September 5, 1997 Advisory Committee Meeting Transcript
47th meeting of the Dermatologic and Ophthalmic Advisory Committee, Center for Drug Evaluation and Reasearch, FDA, September 4-5, 1997
Significant Dates in U.S. Food and Drug Law History
Thalidomide: Potential Benefits and Risks. Current Bibliographies in Medicine 97-4. Bethesda, MD: National Library of Medicine, 1997
includes 1,495 citations in the medical literature on thalidomide from January 1963 through July 1997