Amikacin inhalation - Nektar Therapeutics/Bayer HealthCare

Drug Profile

Amikacin inhalation - Nektar Therapeutics/Bayer HealthCare

Alternative Names: Aerosolised amikacin; Amikacin inhale; BAY-416551; Inhaled amikacin; NKTR-061

Latest Information Update: 28 Oct 2015

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Nektar Therapeutics
  • Developer Bayer HealthCare; Nektar Therapeutics
  • Class Aminoglycosides; Antibacterials; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Protein 30S ribosomal subunit inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase III Gram-negative infections; Nosocomial pneumonia

Most Recent Events

  • 10 Dec 2015 Biomarkers information updated
  • 24 Nov 2014 Inhaled amikacin receives Qualified Infectious Disease Product (QIDP) designation from the FDA for Gram-negative nosocomial pneumonia
  • 16 Apr 2013 Phase-III clinical trials in Gram-negative infections (adjunctive treatment) in Latvia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland and United Kingdom (Inhalation)
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