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Invented name: Kolbam   
Auth. number : EU/1/13/895
INN : cholic acid
Orphan status based on designation EU/3/09/683 added on 08/04/2014
10 years of market exclusivity
ATC: Anatomical main group: A - Alimentary tract and metabolism
Therapeutic subgroup: A05 - Bile and liver therapy
Pharmacological subgroup: A05A - Bile therapy
Chemical subgroup: A05AA - Bile acid preparations
Chemical substance: A05AA03 - Cholic acid
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Kolbam is indicated for the treatment of inborn errors in primary bile acid synthesis due to Sterol 27-hydroxylase (presenting as cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis, CTX) deficiency, 2- (or α-) methylacyl-CoA racemase (AMACR) deficiency or Cholesterol 7α-hydroxylase (CYP7A1) deficiency in infants, children and adolescents aged 1 month to 18 years and adults.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: ASK Pharmaceuticals GmbH
Heimeranstraße 35, D-80339 München, Deutschland
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
08/04/2014 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/2081 (2014)2375 of 04/04/2014
06/08/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2081/IAin/1
Updated with Decision(2014)6508 of 11/09/2014
15/09/2014 Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder EMEA/H/C/2081/T/4 (2014)6508 of 11/09/2014
02/12/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2081/IAin/7/G, EMEA/H/C/2081/IAin/9