Updates to the list of designated orphan drugs

19 May 2017

Recent additions to the list of designated orphan drugs.

Additions to the list of designated orphan drugs
Date published Drug Date of designation
19 May 2017 Mepolizumab (Nucala) 11 May 2017
9 May 2017 Tafenoquine 21 April 2017
27 April 2017 Obeticholic Acid 21 April 2017
20 April 2017 Dexamethasone (Ozurdex) 12 April 2017
20 April 2017 C1 esterase inhibitor, human (Berinert) 10 April 2017
3 April 2017 Sodium Phenylbutyrate 22 March 2017