Drug Profile


Alternative Names: 1609RB; Pinorubin; Tetrahydropyranyl doxorubicin; Theprubicina; Theprubicine; Therarubicin; THP

Latest Information Update: 16 Jan 2007

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At a glance

  • Originator Institute of Microbial Chemistry
  • Developer Almirall S.A.; CSL Behring; Meiji Seika Pharma; Mercian; Nippon Kayaku; Sanofi; sanofi-aventis
  • Class Anthracyclines; Cytostatic antibiotics
  • Mechanism of Action DNA topoisomerase inhibitors; RNA synthesis inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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


Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Breast cancer; Cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 08 Jan 2007 ZLB Behring is now called CSL Behring
  • 26 Aug 2004 Aventis has merged with Sanofi-Synthelabo to form Sanofi-Aventis
  • 01 Apr 2004 Aventis Behring LLC has merged with ZLB Bioplasma to form ZLB Behring
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