Drug Profile


Alternative Names: (D-Glu)-isomer-alanylglutamine; Ala-Gln; Alanyl-glutamine; Dipeptiven; N(2)-L-alanyl-L-glutamine; PD-Protec

Latest Information Update: 22 Jul 2016

Price : $50

At a glance

  • Originator Zytoprotec
  • Class Cytoprotectives; Dipeptides
  • Mechanism of Action Immunosuppressants; Interleukin 8 inhibitors
  • 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 Peritonitis

Most Recent Events

  • 21 Jul 2016 Alanylglutamine is still in phase II trials for Peritonitis (prevention, in patients with chronic renal failure) in Austria (EudraCT2013-000400-42)
  • 13 May 2014 Phase-II clinical trials in Peritonitis (prevention, in patients with chronic renal failure) in Austria (IV)
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