OctimibateAlternative Names: NAT 04 152
Latest Information Update: 12 Dec 1994
At a glance
- Originator Aventis
- Class Antihyperlipidaemics; Antithrombotics; Imidazoles
- Mechanism of Action Prostacyclin agonists; Sterol O-acyltransferase inhibitors
Orphan Drug Status
Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.
On Fast track
Fast track status is assigned by the US FDA so therapies with the potential to address unmet needs can move faster through development.
Highest Development Phases
- Discontinued Atherosclerosis; Thrombosis