Benzoyl peroxide - MaruhoAlternative Names: Bepio; M6050; M605101
Latest Information Update: 30 Nov 2015
At a glance
- Originator Maruho
- Class Anti-infectives; Antiacnes; Benzoic acids; Oxidants; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Keratinocyte inhibitors; Protein synthesis 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
- Marketed Acne vulgaris
Most Recent Events
- 26 Dec 2014 Launched for Acne vulgaris in Japan (Topical) after December 2014
- 26 Dec 2014 Registered for Acne vulgaris in Japan (Topical)