Famotidine/omeprazoleAlternative Names: Omeprazole/famotidine; OX-17
Latest Information Update: 26 Feb 2013
At a glance
- Originator Orexo
- Class 2 pyridinylmethylsulfinylbenzimidazoles; Antiulcers; Gastric antisecretories; Gastrokinetics; Small molecules; Thiazoles
- Mechanism of Action Histamine H2 receptor antagonists; Proton pump inhibitors
Orphan Drug Status
Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.
On Fast track
Fast track status is assigned by the US FDA so therapies with the potential to address unmet needs can move faster through development.
Highest Development Phases
- Discontinued Gastro-oesophageal reflux