Methylphenidate sustained release - DURECT Corporation

Drug Profile

Methylphenidate sustained release - DURECT Corporation

Alternative Names: Methydur sustained release capsules; ORADUR-ADHD; ORADUR-Methylphenidate; ORADUR®-Methylphenidate ER

Latest Information Update: 21 Sep 2018

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At a glance

  • Originator DURECT Corporation
  • Developer DURECT Corporation; Orient Pharma
  • Class Behavioural disorder therapies; Neuroprotectants; Phenylacetates; Piperidines; Sleep disorder therapies; Small molecules
  • Mechanism of Action Adrenergic receptor modulators; Central nervous system stimulants; Dopamine release stimulants
  • Orphan Drug Status

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

  • New Molecular Entity No
  • Available For Licensing Yes - Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder; Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder

Highest Development Phases

  • Registered Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder

Most Recent Events

  • 18 Sep 2018 Methylphenidate sustained release - DURECT Corporation is available for licensing in Asia, Pacific Rim countries (excluding Europe, Japan, North America) as of 18 Sep 2018.
  • 18 Sep 2018 Registered for Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (In adolescents, In children) in Taiwan (PO) - First Global Approval
  • 18 Sep 2018 Orient Pharma intends to launch ORADUR-methylphenidate extended-release capsule for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in Taiwan in 2019
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