Drug Profile


Alternative Names: HMS-5552; RO-5305552

Latest Information Update: 22 May 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Roche
  • Developer Hua Medicine
  • Class Antihyperglycaemics; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Glucokinase stimulants; Glucose modulators
  • 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

  • Phase II Type 2 diabetes mellitus

Most Recent Events

  • 06 Jun 2017 Hua Medicine plans a phase III trial for Type-2 diabetes mellitus(Adjunctive-therapy, Treatment-naive) (NCT03173391)
  • 09 May 2017 Hua Medicine plans a phase III trial for Type-2 diabetes mellitus (Adjunctive therapy) (NCT03141073)
  • 29 Mar 2017 Hua Medicine initiates enrolment in a phase I trial in Healthy volunteers in China (NCT03158506)
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