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FDA Approves Avanir Drug

Avanir's Nuedexta will be marketed as a treatment for pseudobulbar affect.

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (

TheStreet

) --The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved

Avanir Pharmaceuticals'

TST Recommends

Nuedexta for the treatment of pseudobulbar affect, an FDA spokesperson said in an email Friday night.

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