Drug Profile


Alternative Names: CPP-1X/sul; CPP-1X/sulindac; CPP1-x/sulindac; MDL 71782; RMI 71782; TP 09

Latest Information Update: 16 May 2016

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At a glance

  • Originator sanofi-aventis; University of Arizona
  • Developer Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals; Genzyme Corporation; National Cancer Institute (USA); World Health Organization
  • Class Antineoplastics; Basic amino acids; Diamino amino acids; Indenes; Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Ornithine decarboxylase inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Familial adenomatous polyposis
  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Trypanosomiasis
  • Phase III Colorectal cancer; Familial adenomatous polyposis
  • Discontinued Basal cell cancer; Bladder cancer; Prostate cancer; Sporadic adenomas; Squamous cell cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 15 Dec 2016 Biomarkers information updated
  • 04 Apr 2016 Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals completes enrolment in its phase III trial for Familial adenomatous polyposis in USA, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain and United Kingdom
  • 11 Jan 2016 Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals enter into an option and collaboration agreement with Sucampo Pharmaceuticals for development of Eflorornithine/sulindac in Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
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