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Invented name: Firdapse   
Auth. number : EU/1/09/601
Active substance : amifampridine
Orphan market exclusivity for "Treatment of Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome" (based on designation EU/3/02/124) started on 28/12/2009
   10 years of market exclusivity
   This orphan market exclusivity will expire on 28/12/2019
ATC: Anatomical main group: N - Nervous system
Therapeutic subgroup: N07 - Other nervous system drugs
Pharmacological subgroup: N07X - Other nervous system drugs
Chemical subgroup: N07XX - Other nervous system drugs
Chemical substance: N07XX05 - Amifampridine
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Symptomatic treatment of Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) in adults.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: BioMarin Europe Ltd.
10 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SL, United Kingdom
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
28/12/2009 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/1032 (2009)10762 of 23/12/2009
28/01/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1032/IA/1
Updated with Decision(2010)2499 of 15/04/2010
11/02/2010 Centralised - Notification EMEA/H/C/1032/N/2
Updated with Decision(2010)2499 of 15/04/2010
20/04/2010 Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder EMEA/H/C/1032/T/4 (2010)2499 of 15/04/2010
20/05/2010 Centralised - Variation (no change in Commission Decision) EMEA/H/C/1032/IA/5
10/09/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1032/IA/6
Updated with Decision(2011)2693 of 12/04/2011
28/02/2011 Centralised - Variation (no change in Commission Decision) EMEA/H/C/1032/II/7/G
07/04/2011 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1032/IA/10
Updated with Decision(2011)8647 of 21/11/2011
14/04/2011 Centralised - Variation (2011)2693 of 12/04/2011
23/11/2011 Centralised - Annual reassessment EMEA/H/C/1032/S/9 (2011)8647 of 21/11/2011
03/08/2012 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1032/IB/19/G
Updated with Decision(2012)7903 of 29/10/2012
01/11/2012 Centralised - Variation (2012)7903 of 29/10/2012
15/03/2013 Centralised - Annual reassessment EMEA/H/C/1032/S/16 (2013)1647 of 13/03/2013
21/01/2014 Centralised - Annual reassessment EMEA/H/C/1032/S/22 (2014)318 of 16/01/2014
20/03/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1032/II/26
Updated with Decision(2014)9271 of 28/11/2014
20/11/2014 Centralised - Annual reassessment EMEA/H/C/1032/S/27
02/12/2014 Centralised - Renewal EMEA/H/C/1032/R/29 (2014)9271 of 28/11/2014
05/02/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1032/IA/35
24/09/2015 Centralised - Annual reassessment EMEA/H/C/1032/S/36
02/02/2016 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1032/WS/658