Ketamine is under clinical development by AWAKN Life Sciences and currently in Phase I for Binge Eating Disorder. According to GlobalData, Phase I drugs for Binge Eating Disorder have a 100% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase II. GlobalData’s report assesses how Ketamine’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

GlobalData tracks drug-specific phase transition and likelihood of approval scores, in addition to indication benchmarks based off 18 years of historical drug development data. Attributes of the drug, company and its clinical trials play a fundamental role in drug-specific PTSR and likelihood of approval.

Ketamine overview

Ketamine is under development for the treatment of alcohol use disorder (AUD) and gambling addiction to include three other behavioral addictions including binge eating disorder, compulsive sexual behaviour, internet gaming disorder. The drug candidate is administered through intravenous route. It acts by targeting N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor.

AWAKN Life Sciences overview

AWAKN Life Sciences (AWAKN) is a provider of evidence-based psychedelic assisted psychotherapy solutions to heal mental health conditions. AWAKN is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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This content was updated on 2 September 2023

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