Acipimox - Pfizer

Drug Profile

Acipimox - Pfizer

Alternative Names: Olbetam

Latest Information Update: 20 Nov 2017

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At a glance

  • Originator Pfizer
  • Class Antihyperlipidaemics; Carboxylic acids; Pyrazines
  • Mechanism of Action Adenosine deaminase inhibitors; Triglyceride modulators
  • 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

  • Marketed Hyperlipidaemia; Hyperlipoproteinaemia type IIb; Hyperlipoproteinaemia type IV

Most Recent Events

  • 20 Nov 2017 Chemical structure added
  • 08 Aug 2017 Launched for Hyperlipidaemia in Hong Kong, New Zealand (PO) before August 2017
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