Drug Profile


Alternative Names: AL-6515; Ilevro; Nepafenac ophthalmic suspension 0.1% - Alcon; Nevanac

Latest Information Update: 25 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Alcon
  • Class Analgesics; Aniline compounds; Anti-inflammatories; Benzeneacetamides; Benzophenones; Eye disorder therapies; Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Cyclooxygenase 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.

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Ocular inflammation; Ocular pain; Retinal oedema
  • Phase III Diabetic retinopathy

Most Recent Events

  • 01 May 2015 Alcon Research completes the study 1 phase III trial in Diabetic retinopathy in USA (NCT01853072)
  • 01 May 2015 Alcon Research completes the study 2 phase III trial in Diabetic retinopathy in USA (NCT01872611)
  • 21 Jun 2013 Phase-III clinical trials in Diabetic retinopathy in USA (Ophthalmic, 0.3%)
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