Sufentanil sublingual - AcelRx

Drug Profile

Sufentanil sublingual - AcelRx

Alternative Names: ARX-01; ARX-02; ARX-04; ARX-F01; ARX-F02; DSUVIA™; Sublingual sufentanil; Sublingual sufentanil - NanoTab; Sufentanil sublingual; Sufentanil sublingual microtablet; Sufentanil sublingual tablet system; Zalviso

Latest Information Update: 11 Jan 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator AcelRx Pharmaceuticals
  • Developer AcelRx Pharmaceuticals; Grunenthal
  • Class Amides; General anaesthetics; Opioid analgesics; Piperidines; Small molecules; Thiophenes
  • Mechanism of Action Opioid mu receptor agonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Postoperative pain
  • Preregistration Acute pain
  • Suspended Cancer pain

Most Recent Events

  • 08 Jan 2017 AcelRx Pharmaceuticals announces intention to submit MAA to EMA under the Centralised Procedure in 2017
  • 13 Dec 2016 Preregistration for Acute pain in USA (Sublingual)
  • 13 Dec 2016 Sufentanil sublingual is still awaiting regulatory approval in USA for Post-operative pain
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