Firibastat

Unassigned

New Medicines

Resistant hypertension

Information

New molecular entity
Quantum Genomics
Quantum Genomics

Development and Regulatory status

None
Phase III Clinical Trials
Phase III Clinical Trials

Category

Selective inhibitor of brain aminopeptidase A - prevents production of angiontensin III in the brain
Around 25% of adults in the UK have high blood pressure although many wont realise it. The incidence of resistant hypertension is around 15% of the hypertensive population
Resistant hypertension
Oral