Drug Profile


Alternative Names: Azilva; TAK-536

Latest Information Update: 10 Sep 2017

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At a glance

  • Originator Takeda
  • Developer Lees Pharmaceutical Holdings; Takeda
  • Class Antihypertensives; Benzimidazoles; Oxadiazoles; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Angiotensin type 1 receptor antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Hypertension
  • Phase III Essential hypertension

Most Recent Events

  • 17 Aug 2017 Azilsartan market licensed to Hikma Pharmaceuticals in Middle East and North Africa
  • 11 Mar 2017 Takeda completes a phase I bioequivalence trial in Healthy volunteers in Japan (PO, Granules) (NCT03042299)
  • 04 Feb 2017 Takeda initiates enrolment in a phase I bioequivalence trial in Healthy volunteers in Japan (PO, Granules) (JapicCTI173503) (NCT03042299)
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