Pemetrexed - Eagle PharmaceuticalsAlternative Names: EP-5101; Pemetrexed RTD; RTD Pemetrexed Injection
Latest Information Update: 09 Jan 2017
At a glance
- Originator Eagle Pharmaceuticals
- Class Antineoplastics; Benzamides; Glutamates; Hypoxanthines; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Tetrahydrofolate dehydrogenase inhibitors; Thymidylate synthase inhibitors
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
- Preclinical Mesothelioma; Non-small cell lung cancer