LK 423

Drug Profile

LK 423

Alternative Names: LEK 423

Latest Information Update: 23 Mar 2007

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At a glance

  • Originator LEK
  • Developer Fujimoto Pharmaceutical
  • Class Dipeptides; Phthalimides; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Interleukin 10 stimulants
  • Orphan Drug Status

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


Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Ulcerative colitis

Most Recent Events

  • 23 Mar 2007 Discontinued - Preclinical for Ulcerative colitis in Japan (unspecified route)
  • 23 Dec 2002 LEK has been acquired by Novartis
  • 27 Jan 2000 Preclinical development for Ulcerative colitis in Japan (Unknown route)
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