Methylthioninium chloride controlled-release tablet - Cosmo

Drug Profile

Methylthioninium chloride controlled-release tablet - Cosmo

Alternative Names: CB-17-01; Methylene blue delayed-release - Cosmo; Methylene blue MMX®; Methylene blue tablet - Cosmo

Latest Information Update: 12 Nov 2016

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Cosmo Pharmaceuticals
  • Class Diagnostic agents; Dimethylamines; Phenothiazines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action
  • 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

  • Phase III Colorectal cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 01 Dec 2014 Cosmo completes a phase II trial in Colorectal cancer diagnosis in Italy (NCT02295774)
  • 11 Dec 2013 Phase-III clinical trials in Colorectal cancer in Belgium, Germany, Italy, Netherlands (PO)
  • 22 Oct 2012 Efficacy and adverse events data from a phase II trial in Colorectal cancer released by Cosmo
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