Darbepoetin alfa

Drug Profile

Darbepoetin alfa

Alternative Names: Aranesp; Darbepoetin-α; KRN-321; Nesp; Nespo; Novel erythropoiesis stimulating protein

Latest Information Update: 10 Sep 2017

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At a glance

  • Originator Kirin-Amgen
  • Developer Amgen; Kirin-Amgen; Kyowa Hakko Kirin
  • Class Antianaemics; Recombinant erythropoietins
  • Mechanism of Action Erythropoiesis stimulants
  • 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 Anaemia
  • Phase III Breast cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 07 Jun 2017 Amgen terminates phase III trial in Anaemia (Chemotherapy-induced) in Ukraine, Taiwan, Spain, Slovenia, South Africa, Serbia, Russia, Romania, Puerto Rico, Poland, Philippines, Mexico, Malaysia, South Korea, Luxembourg, Italy, Ireland, India, Croatia, China, Chile, Bulgaria, Brazil, Austria, Argentina (SC) (NCT0858364)
  • 20 Mar 2017 Amgen completes a phase III trial for Anaemia (in patients with myelodysplastic syndromes) in Belgium (NCT02175277)
  • 03 Dec 2016 Efficacy data from the phase III Arcade trial in Anaemia presented at the 58th Annual Meeting and Exposition of the American Society of Hematology
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