Signifor

Active Ingredient(s): Pasireotide Diaspartate
FDA Approved: * December 14, 2012
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS PHARMS

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Signifor Overview

Pasireotide (SOM230, trade name Signifor[2]) is an orphan drug approved in the United States[3] and Europe[4] for the treatment of Cushing's disease in patients who fail or are ineligible for surgical therapy.[5][6] It was developed by Novartis. Pasireotide is a somatostatin analog with a 40-fold increased affinity to somatostatin receptor 5 compared to other somatostatin analogs. Pasireotide was approved for Cush...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Pasireotide Diaspartate
  • For Suspension: 10mg/vial, 20mg/vial, 30mg/vial, 40mg/vial, 60mg/vial
  • Injection: 0.3mg/1ml, 0.6mg/1ml, 0.9mg/1ml
  • Powder: 20mg/vial, 40mg/vial, 60mg/vial
  • Solution: 0.3mg/ml (0.3mg/ml), 0.6mg/ml (0.6mg/ml), 0.9mg/ml (0.9mg/ml)
  • Suspension: 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Signifor: (3 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0078-0633 Signifor .3 mg/ml Subcutaneous Injection by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0634 Signifor .6 mg/ml Subcutaneous Injection by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 0078-0635 Signifor .9 mg/ml Subcutaneous Injection by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Other drugs which contain Pasireotide Diaspartate or a similar ingredient: (2 results)






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