Gadoxetate disodium

Drug Profile

Gadoxetate disodium

Alternative Names: EOB Primovist; Eovist; gadolinium EOB DTPA; gadoxetic acid; Gd-EOB-DTPA; Primovist; ZK 139834

Latest Information Update: 04 Nov 2015

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Developer Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals
  • Class Acetic acids; Gadolinium-containing contrast agents; Organometallic compounds; Polyamines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Magnetic resonance imaging enhancers
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Liver disorders

Most Recent Events

  • 01 Feb 2015 Phase-III clinical trials in Liver disorders (Diagnosis, In infants) in USA (IV)
  • 06 Feb 2014 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals plans a phase III trial for Liver disorders (diagnosis, in infants) in USA (NCT02084628)
  • 01 Dec 2013 Launched for Liver disorders (diagnosis) in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and Turkey (IV) before December 2013
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