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Benzalkonium chloride/octoxynol vaginal gel - Optima

Drug Profile

Benzalkonium chloride/octoxynol vaginal gel - Optima

Alternative Names: Alkyldimethylbenzylammonium chloride (ADBAC)/octoxynol - Optima; Benzalkonium chloride/octoxynol 9; Contraceptive gel - Optima Worldwide; Octoxynol 9/benzalkonium chloride; Octoxynol/benzalkonium chloride; Prevent-X; Surete

Latest Information Update: 01 Oct 2013

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At a glance

  • Originator Optima Worldwide
  • Developer OmniComm Systems; Optima Worldwide
  • Class Antiseptics; Benzylammonium compounds; Contraceptives; Polyethylene glycols; Quaternary ammonium compounds; Spermicidal contraceptives; Surfactants
  • Mechanism of Action Undefined mechanism
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity No

Highest Development Phases

  • Marketed Pregnancy
  • Discontinued HIV infections

Most Recent Events

  • 27 Dec 2000 Phase-III clinical trials for HIV infections prevention in Brazil (Vaginal)
  • 15 Dec 2000 Phase-III clinical trials for Contraception/Pregnancy (Prevention) in Brazil (Vaginal)
  • 22 Nov 2000 Launched for Contraception/Pregnancy (Prevention) in China (Vaginal)
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