At a glance
- Originator Dainippon Pharmaceutical; Ono Pharmaceutical
- Class Anti-ischaemics; Hepatoprotectants; Prostaglandins; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Prostacyclin agonists
Orphan Drug Status
Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.
On Fast track
Fast track status is assigned by the US FDA so therapies with the potential to address unmet needs can move faster through development.
Highest Development Phases
- Discontinued Cerebrovascular disorders; Liver disorders; Reperfusion injury