Drug Profile


Alternative Names: Paclitaxel-DHA conjugate; Paclitaxel-docosahexaenoic acid conjugate; Taxoprexin

Latest Information Update: 19 Apr 2007

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Luitpold Pharmaceuticals
  • Class Antineoplastics; Paclitaxels; Taxanes
  • Mechanism of Action Tubulin inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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


Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Breast cancer; Colorectal cancer; Gastric cancer; Malignant melanoma; Non-small cell lung cancer; Pancreatic cancer; Prostate cancer; Renal cancer; Solid tumours

Most Recent Events

  • 19 Apr 2007 Discontinued - Phase-I/II for Solid tumours in United Kingdom (IV-infusion)
  • 19 Apr 2007 Discontinued - Phase-II for Renal cancer in USA (IV-infusion)
  • 19 Apr 2007 Discontinued - Phase-II for Prostate cancer in USA (IV-infusion)
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