Methylthioninium chloride controlled-release tablet - Cosmo Pharmaceuticals

Drug Profile

Methylthioninium chloride controlled-release tablet - Cosmo Pharmaceuticals

Alternative Names: CB-17-01; LuMeBlue; Methylene blue delayed-release - Cosmo; Methylene Blue MMX; Methylene blue MMX®; Methylene blue tablet - Cosmo

Latest Information Update: 30 Jul 2018

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At a glance

  • Originator Cosmo Pharmaceuticals
  • Class Diagnostic agents; Dimethylamines; Phenothiazines; Small molecules
  • 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

  • Preregistration Colorectal cancer

Most Recent Events

  • 23 May 2018 Cosmo Pharmaceuticals receives a Complete Response Letter from the US FDA regarding its submission of an NDA for Methylene Blue MMX™ for Colorectal cancer
  • 21 Mar 2018 Methylthioninium chloride controlled release tablet licensed to EA Pharma in Japan and South Korea
  • 01 Feb 2018 Methylthioninium chloride licensed to Pharmascience in Canada
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