Androgen replacement therapy

Drug Profile

Androgen replacement therapy

Alternative Names: Andrin; Dihydrotestosterone transdermal gel - ASCEND

Latest Information Update: 04 Aug 2015

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At a glance

  • Originator Besins International
  • Developer ASCEND Therapeutics
  • Class Androstanols; Testosterone congeners
  • Mechanism of Action Testosterone congener stimulants
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Benign prostatic hyperplasia; Hypogonadism

Most Recent Events

  • 14 Nov 2006 DHT gel is still in phase II trials for Hypogonadism in USA
  • 29 Oct 2004 Phase-II clinical trials in Hypogonadism in USA (Transdermal)
  • 16 Jul 2004 Phase-II clinical trials in Benign prostatic hyperplasia in Australia (Transdermal)
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