Somatropin - Cangene

Drug Profile

Somatropin - Cangene

Alternative Names: Accretropin; rhGH - Cangene

Latest Information Update: 04 Jun 2015

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Cangene Corporation
  • Developer Apotex; Emergent BioSolutions
  • Class Growth hormones; Hormonal replacements
  • Mechanism of Action Somatotropin receptor agonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Short stature; Somatotropin deficiency

Most Recent Events

  • 15 Mar 2016 Biomarkers information updated
  • 04 Jun 2015 Discontinued - Registered for Short stature in USA (SC)
  • 04 Jun 2015 Discontinued - Registered for Somatotropin deficiency (In children) in USA (SC)
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