Norethisterone transdermal - Allergan

Drug Profile

Norethisterone transdermal - Allergan

Alternative Names: NEA TDS; Norethindrone acetate patch; Norethindrone transdermal - Allergan; Progestin-only patch

Latest Information Update: 16 Feb 2016

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Watson Pharmaceuticals
  • Developer Allergan
  • Class Hormonal replacements; Norpregnenes; Oral contraceptives; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Progesterone receptor agonists
  • 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

  • No development reported Contraception

Most Recent Events

  • 15 Mar 2016 Biomarkers information updated
  • 16 Feb 2016 No development reported - Preregistration for Contraception in USA (Transdermal)
  • 24 Dec 2013 Actavis receives complete response letter from the FDA for norethisterone transdermal in Contraception
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