Sildenafil

Drug Profile

Sildenafil

Alternative Names: Revatio; Revatio IV; Sildenafil citrate; UK 92480; Viagra

Latest Information Update: 30 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Pfizer
  • Class Erectile dysfunction therapies; Phenyl ethers; Piperazines; Purines; Small molecules; Sulfones
  • Mechanism of Action Type 5 cyclic nucleotide phosphodiesterase inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    Yes - Heart failure; Pulmonary arterial hypertension; Pulmonary hypertension
  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Erectile dysfunction; Pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • Phase III Heart failure; Pulmonary hypertension
  • Clinical Phase Unknown Female infertility; Raynaud's disease
  • Discontinued Angina pectoris; Cardiovascular disorders; Eye disorders; Female sexual dysfunction

Most Recent Events

  • 09 Mar 2017 Expanded access no longer available for a trial in Pulmonary arterial hypertension (In children, In adolescents, In adults) in India (NCT01582438)
  • 15 Mar 2016 Biomarkers information updated
  • 01 Dec 2014 Pfizer and University Medical Centre Groningen complete a phase III trial in Heart failure and Pulmonary hypertension in the Netherlands (NCT01726049)
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