Deuterated etifoxine is under clinical development by GABA Therapeutics and currently in Phase I for Post Partum Depression (Maternal Depression / Postnatal Depression). According to GlobalData, Phase I drugs for Post Partum Depression (Maternal Depression / Postnatal Depression) have a 100% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase II. GlobalData’s report assesses how Deuterated etifoxine’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

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Deuterated etifoxine overview

Deuterated etifoxine is under development for the treatment of neuropathic and inflammatory pain, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder(SAD), major depressive disorder(MDD), treatment resistant depression(TRD), post partum depression (PPD), essential tremor, depression, autism spectrum disorders(ASD)  and pediatric epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, traumatic brain injury, nerve/spinal cord injury and retinal/macular degeneration. Deuterated etifoxine is a version of racemic etifoxine. It is administered through oral route. It is developed based on allosteric modulation technology. It acts by targeting GABAA receptors and TSPO. D-etifoxine is a new chemical entity (NCE).

GABA Therapeutics overview

Gaba Therapeutics is a therapeutic company that develops anxiety medications. The company is headquartered in Newport Beach, California, the US

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