Torsemide ER is under clinical development by Sarfez Pharmaceuticals and currently in Phase II for Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure). According to GlobalData, Phase II drugs for Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) have a 46% phase transition success rate (PTSR) indication benchmark for progressing into Phase III. GlobalData’s report assesses how Torsemide ER’s drug-specific PTSR and Likelihood of Approval (LoA) scores compare to the indication benchmarks. Buy the report here.

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Torsemide ER overview

Torsemide (Soaanz) is a loop diuretic agent. It is formulated as tablets for oral route of administration. Soaanz is indicated in adults for the treatment of edema associated with heart failure or renal disease.

Torsemide ER was under development for the treatment of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and resistant hypertension. It is under development for the treatment of congestive heart failure. The therapeutic candidate is administered orally as an extended release tablet. The therapeutic candidate is an extended release loop diuretic and acts by targeting kidney-specific Na-K-Cl symporter.

Sarfez Pharmaceuticals overview

Sarfez Pharmaceuticals (Sarfez) is a pharmaceutical company that develops and distributes medical treatments. The company’s main product includes SOAANZ, a loop diuretic, which treats edema associated with heart failure or kidney disease. The product is designed for adult patients suffering from conditions such as heart failure, kidney disease and related symptoms. Its products under development pipeline products include SOAANZ, SZOO2 (MRA), SZOO3 Diuretic/SGL T2i, SZ004 SGL T2i/MRA, SZ005 Diuretic/MRA, SZ006 liquid diuretic, SZ007 Vasodilator. Sarfez is headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, the US.

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This content was updated on 10 June 2024

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