Latest Information Update: 22 Oct 1999
At a glance
- Originator Merck & Co
- Class Antiretrovirals
- Mechanism of Action RNA-directed DNA polymerase inhibitors
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
- No development reported HIV infections
Most Recent Events
- 22 Oct 1999 No-Development-Reported for HIV infections treatment in USA (Unknown route)
- 30 Aug 1995 New profile
- 30 Aug 1995 Phase-I clinical trials for HIV infections treatment in USA (Unknown route)