Dexfenfluramine

Drug Profile

Dexfenfluramine

Alternative Names: Adifax; D-fenfluramine; Dextrofenfluramine; Dipondal; IP 001; Isomeride; Obedial; Redux; S 5614

Latest Information Update: 27 Apr 2000

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At a glance

  • Originator Servier
  • Class Anorectics; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Serotonin release stimulants; Serotonin uptake inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    No

Highest Development Phases

  • Market Withdrawal Obesity

Most Recent Events

  • 27 Apr 2000 Fenfluramine/dexfenfluramine has been withdrawn in Europe
  • 28 Sep 1998 Results of 3 studies looking at the evidence linking anorectics with valvular heart disease have been added to the Adverse Events section ,,,
  • 05 Jun 1998 Launched for Obesity in Europe (PO)
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