Praziquantel paediatric formulation - Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium

Drug Profile

Praziquantel paediatric formulation - Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium

Alternative Names: L-praziquantel; L-PZQ; L-PZQ ODT; MSC-1028703; MSC-1028703A; MSC-2499550A; PZQ ODT; Rac-PZQ ODT; Racemate PZQ ODT

Latest Information Update: 28 May 2018

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At a glance

  • Originator Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium
  • Class 3-ring heterocyclic compounds; Anthelmintics; Cyclohexanes; Isoquinolines; Pyrazines; 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

  • Phase II Schistosomiasis

Most Recent Events

  • 28 May 2018 No recent reports of development identified for phase-I development in Schistosomiasis(In children, In volunteers) in Tanzania (PO, Fast dissolve)
  • 22 May 2018 The Kenya Medical Research Institute and the Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny plan a phase III trial, co-funded by the Consortium, the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership and the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund, for Schistosomiasis (In children, In infants) in West Africa in 2018
  • 22 May 2018 The Pediatric Praziquantel Consortium intends to submit a Marketing Authorization Application in 2020, and launch the product in the first endemic countries in Africa in 2021
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