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Tirofiban - Merck & Co

Drug Profile

Tirofiban - Merck & Co

Alternative Names: Aggrastat; L 462; L 700462; MK 0383; MK 383; Tirofiban HCl; Tirofiban hydrochloride

Latest Information Update: 11 Dec 2019

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At a glance

  • Originator Merck & Co
  • Developer 4P Therapeutics; Aspen Pharmacare; Correvio Pharma; Eddingpharm; Medicure
  • Class Antiplatelets; Aromatic amino acids; Ischaemic heart disorder therapies
  • Mechanism of Action GPIIb-IIIa antagonists
  • Orphan Drug Status

    Orphan designation is assigned by a regulatory body to encourage companies to develop drugs for rare diseases.

  • New Molecular Entity Yes
  • Available For Licensing Yes

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Acute coronary syndromes; Arterial thrombosis; Myocardial infarction; Unstable angina pectoris
  • No development reported Coronary artery restenosis

Most Recent Events

  • 05 Dec 2019 Medicure initiates litigation against Nexus Pharmaceuticals over ANDA submission in USA
  • 23 Aug 2019 Medicure announce intension to enter into an licensing agreement with Gland Pharma to commercialise a generic tirofiban hydrochloride injection in the US
  • 21 Aug 2019 Medicure settles it patent infringement against Gland Pharma over ANDA submission in the US
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