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Invented name: Signifor   
Auth. number : EU/1/12/753
Active substance : pasireotide
Orphan market exclusivity for "Treatment of Cushing's disease" (based on designation EU/3/09/671) started on 27/04/2012
   10 years of market exclusivity
   This orphan market exclusivity will expire on 27/04/2022
ATC: Anatomical main group: H - Systemic hormonal prep, excluding sex hormones
Therapeutic subgroup: H01 - Pituitary and hypothalamic hormones
Pharmacological subgroup: H01C - Hypothalamic hormones
Chemical subgroup: H01CB - Antigrowth hormone
Chemical substance: H01CB05 - Pasireotide
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Treatment of adult patients with Cushing’s disease for whom surgery is not an option or for whom surgery has failed.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Novartis Europharm Limited
Wimblehurst Road, Horsham, West Sussex RH12 5AB, United Kingdom
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
27/04/2012 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/2052 (2012)2910 of 24/04/2012
17/09/2012 Centralised - Notification EMEA/H/C/2052/N/2
Updated with Decision(2013)5442 of 12/08/2013
06/03/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2052/IB/6
Updated with Decision(2013)5442 of 12/08/2013
21/03/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2052/II/5
Updated with Decision(2013)5442 of 12/08/2013
14/08/2013 PSUSA - Modification EMEA/H/C/2052/PSU/8 (2013)5442 of 12/08/2013
23/01/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2052/II/8
Updated with Decision(2014)8916 of 19/11/2014
07/04/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2052/IB/13
Updated with Decision(2014)8916 of 19/11/2014
25/04/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2052/II/12
Updated with Decision(2014)8916 of 19/11/2014
21/11/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2052/X/10 (2014)8916 of 19/11/2014
02/03/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2052/IAIN/20