Latest Information Update: 23 Dec 2002
At a glance
- Originator Purdue Pharma
- Class Antiepileptic drugs; Neuroprotectants; Pregnanes
- Mechanism of Action GABA A 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 Epilepsy
Most Recent Events
- 23 Dec 2002 Discontinued - Preclinical for Epilepsy in USA (unspecified route)
- 16 Nov 1999 CoCensys has been acquired by Purdue Pharma
- 24 Mar 1999 New profile