Research programme: ethinylestradiol/norethisterone - NovavaxAlternative Names: Ethinylestradiol/norethindrone - Novavax; Ethinylestradiol/norethisterone - Novavax; Nnorethindrone/ethinylestradiol - Novavax; Norethisterone/ethinylestradiol - Novavax; NX-201
Latest Information Update: 21 Jun 2005
At a glance
- Originator Novavax
- Class Alkylated estrogenic steroids; Hormonal contraceptives; Norpregnatrienes; Norpregnenes; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Estrogen receptor agonists; Progesterone receptor agonists
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 Contraception
Most Recent Events
- 21 Jun 2005 Preclinical trials in Contraception in USA (Transdermal)