Drug Profile


Alternative Names: FM-VP4

Latest Information Update: 27 May 2008

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Forbes Medi-Tech
  • Class Antihyperlipidaemics; Obesity therapies; Phytostanols
  • Mechanism of Action Cholesterol absorption 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 Hypercholesterolaemia; Obesity

Most Recent Events

  • 27 May 2008 Discontinued - Preclinical for Obesity in Canada (PO)
  • 27 May 2008 Discontinued - Phase-II for Hypercholesterolaemia in Netherlands (PO)
  • 27 May 2008 Discontinued - Phase-II for Hypercholesterolaemia in USA (PO)
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