WCK 5999Alternative Names: Carbapenem/WCK 4234; MEM/WCK 4234; Meropenem/WCK 4234
Latest Information Update: 08 Sep 2016
At a glance
- Originator Wockhardt
- Class Antibacterials; Carbapenems; Pyrrolidines; Small molecules
- Mechanism of Action Beta lactamase inhibitors; Cell wall 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 Bacterial infections