Diclofenac - NovartisAlternative Names: Diclofenac potassium soft-gelatin capsules -Novartis
Latest Information Update: 04 Nov 2015
At a glance
- Originator Novartis
- Class Antipyretics; Antirheumatics; Non-opioid analgesics; Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories; Phenylacetates; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Cyclooxygenase 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
- Phase III Dental pain
Most Recent Events
- 01 Apr 2015 Phase-III clinical trials in Dental pain in USA (PO) (NCT02476422)