Drug Profile


Alternative Names: Schizophyllan; Sizofilan; Sonifilan; Sonifiran; SPG

Latest Information Update: 20 Jan 2011

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At a glance

  • Originator Kaken Pharmaceutical
  • Class Antineoplastics; Antivirals; Beta Glucans; Radiosensitisers
  • Mechanism of Action Immunostimulants
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.


Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Cervical cancer
  • Discontinued Hepatitis B; Lung cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 31 Dec 1998 Launched for Cervical cancer in South Korea (Unknown route)
  • 26 Aug 1998 Profile reviewed
  • 12 Oct 1994 Phase-III clinical trials for Hepatitis B in Japan (Unknown route)
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