Insulin degludec

Drug Profile

Insulin degludec

Alternative Names: Insulin decludec; NN-1250; SIBA; Soluble insulin basal analogue; Tresiba

Latest Information Update: 25 Mar 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Novo Nordisk
  • Class Antihyperglycaemics; Insulins; Pancreatic hormones
  • Mechanism of Action Ornithine decarboxylase stimulants; Phosphokinase stimulants; Protein tyrosine kinase stimulants
  • 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 No

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Type 1 diabetes mellitus; Type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • No development reported Diabetes mellitus

Most Recent Events

  • 13 Mar 2017 Novo Nordisk initiates a phase III trial for Type-2 diabetes mellitus in USA, Canada, Estonia, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Poland and Hungary (NCT03078478)
  • 19 Jan 2017 Novo Nordisk initiates a phase III trial for Type-2 diabetes mellitus in Hungary (SC) (EudraCT2016-002801-20)
  • 16 Dec 2016 Registered for Type-1 diabetes mellitus (In adolescents, In children, In infants) in USA (SC)
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