Baclofen/samidorphanAlternative Names: ALKS-29; ALKS-33/baclofen; Baclofen/ALKS-33
Latest Information Update: 26 Sep 2011
At a glance
- Originator Alkermes
- Class Aminobutyric acids; Drug withdrawal therapies; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action GABA B receptor agonists; Opioid mu receptor antagonists
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 Alcoholism