Mercaptoethylguanidine

Drug Profile

Mercaptoethylguanidine

Alternative Names: MEG

Latest Information Update: 13 Sep 2007

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Nonindustrial source
  • Developer Inotek Pharmaceuticals; Nonindustrial source
  • Class Guanidines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Cyclooxygenase inhibitors; Nitric oxide synthase type II inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

    No

Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Inflammation; Rheumatoid arthritis; Shock; Systemic inflammatory response syndrome

Most Recent Events

  • 17 Apr 2002 No development reported - Preclinical for Inflammation in USA (unspecified route)
  • 17 Apr 2002 No development reported - Preclinical for Rheumatoid arthritis in USA (unspecified route)
  • 17 Apr 2002 No development reported - Preclinical for Shock in USA (unspecified route)
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