Mecamylamine - Turing PharmaceuticalsAlternative Names: Mecamine-hydrochloride; Mecamylamine-hydrochloride; Vecamyl
Latest Information Update: 04 Mar 2015
At a glance
- Originator Retrophin
- Developer Turing Pharmaceuticals
- Class Eye disorder therapies; Norbornanes; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Angiogenesis inhibitors; Nicotinic receptor antagonists
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
- Research Autistic disorder