Methylthioninium chloride - Provepharm

Drug Profile

Methylthioninium chloride - Provepharm

Alternative Names: Methylene blue injection - Provepharm; Methylthioninium Chloride Hydrate; Methylthioninium chloride solution for injection; Proveblue

Latest Information Update: 24 Sep 2015

$50 / €47 *
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At a glance

  • Originator Provepharm
  • Developer Daiichi Sankyo Company; Provepharm
  • Class Antimalarials; Antivirals; Phenothiazines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Monoamine oxidase inhibitors
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Haemoglobinopathies
  • Preclinical Malaria; Viral infections

Most Recent Events

  • 09 Apr 2015 The product is approved for Haemoglobinopathies in European Union
  • 20 Mar 2015 Launched for Haemoglobinopathies in Japan (IV)
  • 26 Dec 2014 Registered for Haemoglobinopathies in Japan (IV)
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