At a glance
- Originator Ikedo Mohando; Taisho Pharmaceutical
- Class Antihistamines; Antiulcers; Gastric antisecretories; Piperidines; Pyridines; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Histamine H2 receptor antagonists
Orphan Drug Status
Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.
Highest Development Phases
- Discontinued Duodenal ulcer; Peptic ulcer