ALZ 801

Drug Profile

ALZ 801

Alternative Names: ALZ-801; BLU-8499; NRM-8499; Tramiprosate prodrug

Latest Information Update: 27 Jun 2017

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator BELLUS Health
  • Class Alkanesulfonic-acids; Antidementias; Neuroprotectants; Propylamines; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Amyloid beta-protein inhibitors; GABA A 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 Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Phase I Alzheimer's disease

Most Recent Events

  • 25 Jul 2016 Adverse events and Pharmacokinetics data from two phase Ib trials in Healthy volunteers presented at Alzheimer's Association Intenrational Conference (AAIC-2016)
  • 01 Jul 2016 Alzheon completes two phase Ib trials for Alzheimer's disease in USA (700266591; 700266592)
  • 11 Mar 2016 Pharmacodynamics and Adverse events data from two prior independent phase III trial of tramiprosate in Alzheimer’s disease released by Alzheon
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