Opiranserin

Unassigned

New Medicines

Postoperative pain following gastrectomy or colorectal surgery

Information

New molecular entity
Vivozon
Vivozon

Development and Regulatory status

None
None
Phase III Clinical Trials

Category

First‐in‐class dual antagonist of GlyT2 and 5HT2A receptors
Of people who have surgery, almost 60% will experience severe pain in the postoperative period and effective control of this pain can contribute to their recovery and rehabilitation, and prevent progression from acute to chronic pain [1]. Between Apr 1 2009 and Mar 31 2014, 39,631,801 surgical patient episodes were recorded in the UK [2].
Postoperative pain following gastrectomy or colorectal surgery
Intravenous