Droxidopa

Published

dm+d

426457000

New Medicines

NortheraHypotension, orthostatic

Information

Northera
New molecular entity
Not Known
Chelsea Therapeutics

Development and Regulatory status

None
None
Launched
Yes
Yes
Jul 16: Lundbeck state they have no plans to file droxidopa in the EU [1].

Category

Adrenergic receptor agonist; orally active synthetic precursor of norepinephrine
Orthostatic hypotension is very common, especially in the elderly [36].
Hypotension, orthostatic
Oral