Drug Profile


Alternative Names: NO 1886; OPF 009

Latest Information Update: 12 Feb 2008

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At a glance

  • Originator Otsuka Pharmaceutical
  • Developer TAP Pharmaceutical Products
  • Class Antihyperglycaemics; Antihyperlipidaemics; Obesity therapies; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Lipoprotein lipase stimulants
  • Orphan Drug Status

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


Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Diabetic complications; Hypertriglyceridaemia; Low HDL cholesterol; Nephrotic syndrome; Obesity

Most Recent Events

  • 08 Mar 2004 No development reported - Phase-II for Hypertriglyceridaemia in Japan (unspecified route)
  • 08 Mar 2004 No development reported - Phase-II for Low HDL cholesterol in Japan (unspecified route)
  • 08 Mar 2004 No development reported - Phase-II for Obesity in Japan (unspecified route)
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