This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR) for Veltassa. It explains how the Agency assessed the medicine to recommend its authorisation in the EU and its conditions of use. It is not intended to provide practical advice on how to use Veltassa.
For practical information about using Veltassa, patients should read the package leaflet or contact their doctor or pharmacist.
Veltassa : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/67.39 KB)
First published: 01/08/2017
Last updated: 01/08/2017
|Agency product number||
patiromer sorbitex calcium
|International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name||
|Therapeutic area (MeSH)||
|Anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) code||
Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma France
|Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union||
100-101 Terrasse Boieldieu
24/05/2022 Veltassa - EMEA/H/C/004180 - IAIN/0030
Product information documents contain:
- summary of product characteristics (annex I);
- manufacturing authorisation holder responsible for batch release (annex IIA);
- conditions of the marketing authorisation (annex IIB);
- labelling (annex IIIA);
- package leaflet (annex IIIB).
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Veltassa is indicated for the treatment of hyperkalaemia in adults.