MK 8141

Drug Profile

MK 8141

Latest Information Update: 01 Aug 2012

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Actelion Pharmaceuticals; Merck & Co
  • Class Antihypertensives; Cardiovascular therapies
  • Mechanism of Action Renin inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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


Highest Development Phases

  • Discontinued Hypertension

Most Recent Events

  • 19 Jul 2012 Merck and Actelion terminate their collaboration in renin inhibitors
  • 13 Nov 2008 Discontinued - Phase-II for Hypertension in USA (PO)
  • 13 Nov 2008 Discontinued - Phase-II for Hypertension in Puerto Rico (PO)
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