RJR 2403Alternative Names: Metanicotine
Latest Information Update: 05 Nov 2002
At a glance
- Originator R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
- Class Neuroprotectants; Nootropics; Pyridines; Small molecules; Solanaceous alkaloids
- Mechanism of Action Nicotinic receptor 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 Cognition disorders